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School of Nursing program receives $700,000 in grant funds

July 17, 2014 - The Central California Center for Excellence in Nursing (CCCEN) received a $700,000 grant from the Advanced Education Nursing Traineeship program that will fund scholarships for 92 nurse practitioner students. Read more.

Kinesiology faculty present at national coaching conference

July 14, 2014 - Faculty in the Kinesiology Department recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to attend the 2014 National Coaching Conference. Dr. Wade Gilbert and Tim Hamel, along with graduate student Inge Milius, were given the unique opportunity to present at this conference, which brought in over 230 attendees. Read more.

Grant opens doors for new opportunities for School of Nursing

July 3, 2014 - The School of Nursing will now be able to expand their clinical outreach services to underserved areas, thanks to grants by the Song-Brown Program. In just a six month period alone, Fresno State has received over $600,000 in grant funding by this program. Read more.

Dean's Medalists awarded at 103rd Commencement

May 17, 2014 - We honored two of our fantastic graduates for the amazing work they’ve done in their respective departments. Congratulations to Emily Bosh [Department of Recreation Administration], Dean’s Undergraduate Medalist, and Karina Harris [Department of Communication Disorders and Deaf Studies], Dean’s Graduate Medalist - as well as the entire graduating class of 2014!! Read more.

Provosts recognizes CDDS faculty

Congratulations to Dr. Fran Pomaville, Associate Professor in the Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Studies.She was recently selected as one of the 2014 Promising New Faculty recipients for the Provost’s Awards!

University breaks ground on new Physical Therapy Building

May 14, 2014 - The College of Health and Human Services is expanding its services, with the groundbreaking of the new Physical Therapy and Sport Administration building. The new 22,000 square foot facility, located near the North Gym and Aquatics Center, will serve as the main location for the Physical Therapy Department and various athletic coaches. Read more.

2014 Community Heroes Honored

April 4, 2014 - Heroes. They are individuals quietly making a difference in the lives of our community every single day, often unrecognized, behind the scenes. On April 4, 2014, we honored an outstanding group of men and women for their inspirational work and commitment to serving the needs of children and families throughout Central California. Check out photos from the event here.