Nathan Theng, President's Medalist

Nathan Theng Named 2024 Undergrad President’s Medalist

Computer Science Major Nathan Theng is Fresno State’s 2024 President Medalist. Theng stood out among eight other outstanding Dean Medalists to earn the top university honor.  Dr. Christopher Meyer, Dean of the College of Science and Mathematics, congratulated Theng and said he exemplified the best among our students.  Joined by his proud parents on the […]

The first annual Science and Mathematics Carnival at Fresno State

First Science and Mathematics Carnival Attracts Multiple Groups

Over 15 groups participated in the Science and Mathematics Carnival on Saturday, April 20. The first-of-its-kind event, organized through the College of Science and Mathematics Dean’s office, brought together aspiring scientists of different ages and experiences.  Associate Dean Dr. Jason Bush, who spearheaded the effort, described the event as successful and said he’s looking forward […]

Community members enjoy the eclipse at Fresno State

Solar Eclipse Attracts Hundreds to Fresno State’s Downing Planetarium

Hundreds gathered outside Fresno State’s Downing Planetarium to witness a partial solar eclipse on Monday, April 8. Dr. Steven White, a Fresno State physics professor and director of the Downing Planetarium, said almost 500 community members attended the historic event. White said after the eclipse, the public attended the shows, forcing them to add extra […]

Research Week Celebrates Scholarly Exploration, Collaboration

By BoNhia Lee | Fresno State News Click here to read the story from Fresno State junior Jessica Perez is investigating college students’ perceptions on the potential addictiveness and harm of psychedelic substances compared to cigarettes, alcohol and non-prescription opioids. The topic is a long way from Perez’s original major in art, but it was […]

Dr. Cory Brooks, a chemistry and biochemistry professor at Fresno State is the newly-named Editor-in-Chief of the Monoclonal Antibodies in Immunodiagnosis and Immunotherapy.

Dr. Cory Brooks Named Editor In Chief of Respected Science Journal

Dr. Cory Brooks, a chemistry and biochemistry professor at Fresno State and the newly named Editor-in-Chief of the Monoclonal Antibodies in Immunodiagnosis and Immunotherapy, said his appointment to head the respected publication is a recognition of Fresno State’s growing clout as a research institution.  “The College of Science and Mathematics has recruited a new generation […]

Central California Research Symposium

The 45th Annual Central California Research Symposium Kicks Off April 3, 2024

The 45th Annual Central California Research Symposium will be held Wednesday, April 3, at Fresno State’s Resnick Student Union. The Symposium is designed to present recent research findings to a diverse group comprising community investigators, college students, and faculty in the Central Valley, aiming to stimulate further research activities. It includes all research fields for […]

Dr. Anahit Hovhannisyan demonstrates how to use Virtual Reality, VR to Middle School Students.

BEST Science Saturday Event Attracts Young Aspiring Scientists

Middle school students had the opportunity to explore the world of science through a series of workshops at the Black Excellence in Science and Technology (BEST) Science Saturday event on Feb 24.  The event served Black and Indigenous students between 6th and 8th grades. These aspiring scientists engaged with the College of Science and Mathematics […]

Psychology Department Celebrates Faculty-Student Excellence and Contributions

The Psychology Department is a beehive of activity, showcasing its faculty and students’ diverse expertise and achievements.  Dr. Lorin Lachs, Chair of the Psychology Department praised the faculty and students. “On behalf of the Psychology Department, I’d like to congratulate these faculty and students for their continued success in advancing our educational mission through the […]

Psychology Alumna Angela Hickman Sets Sights on Advancing Her Career

Angela Hickman is a recent graduate who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology in December 2023. With aspirations to become a Clinical Neuropsychologist, Hickman’s story was recently featured on Fresno State’s Career Development Services website. “I am looking to become a Clinical Neuropsychologist, so in five years, I hope to be finishing up […]

Geology Major Ireland McCall Wins $10K Scholarship

We have a winner! Geology major and a minor in water Ireland McCall was awarded a $10,000 scholarship to support her education. The Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) Foundation awarded a $50,000 scholarship to eight college students who are in their third year at California State University (CSU) and University of California (UC) schools.  […]