Education

AIMS Center to host groundbreaking for $1M expansion

Fresno Pacific University will host the groundbreaking ceremony for the new AIMS Center for Math and Science Education on Feb. 4. 

Fresno City College opens veterans' center

Photo contributed by Fresno City CollegeFresno City College celebrates the grand opening of its Veterans Resource Center (VRC) today. The center is designed to provide comprehensive services for veterans choosing to further their education at the college.

Warkentin retiring as West Hills Lemoore president

Don Warkentin has announced that he will retire from his position as president of West Hills College Lemoore in the fall. 

Fresno City passed over in community college baccalaureate program

The California Community Colleges Board of Governors announced today their selection of 15 colleges to participate in a four-year bachelor's pilot program — Fresno City's proposed dental hygiene program was not among the chosen. 

Fresno State doctoral program lands $950K in gifts

Fresno State announced it has receive a $900,000 gift from the Red and Nancy Arnold Foundation to support students enrolled in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program

Fresno Pacific receives $5M endowment for STEM

The AIMS Center for Math and Science Education has announced the funding of a $5 million endowment program to help encourage Fresno Pacific University students to pursue careers in math or science.

New Fresno State ag college honors program begins

Fresno State's Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Upper Division Honors Program officially begins this week with its first group of students. 

Study: West Hills College sees greatest growth

A study by Community College Week found that West Hills Community College District reported the highest enrollment increase for community colleges in the Central Valley between 2012 and 2013.West Hills Community College District (WHCCD) reported the highest enrollment increases of any community college in the Central Valley, according to a study published by Community College Week. 

Proteus accepting applications for two scholarships

Proteus, Inc. is now accepting applications for two scholarships.Applications for two scholarships with Proteus, Inc. are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 academic year. 

Mouren family establish West Hills scholarship

The Mouren family of western Fresno County announced it has established a scholarship at West Hills Community College in memory of the late Howard Mouren.