Who Is No. 1 Among Fresno’s Top 2017 Newsmakers?

  Opinion by Bill McEwen Let's start with this: You won't totally agree with this list of the people who defined Fresno in 2017. Some folks might not agree with a single selection. That's OK. In fact, you might be able to com...

10 Questions With Fresno State’s First Lady, Mary Castro

Mary Castro became the First Lady at Fresno State in 2013 when her husband, Joseph I. Castro, was selected as the university’s eighth president. It is a role that she embraces with great zeal. Indeed, she is one of the busiest and most high-profile women in th...

Campus Leaders Speak on California Travel Ban

Goldsmith, Castro Offer Different Takes on AB 1887 A state law enacted this year would prevent public institutions like Fresno State from using taxpayer money to travel to eight states that are perceived to ha...

Conflict Over Cancellation of Prof Search

The search and the cancellation of that search for an instructor position at Fresno State had led to the resignation of a prominent professor. Fresno State was looking to hire a professor for its Middle East...

Joseph Castro talks Chavez, Rate Hikes, Critics

Fresno State President Dr. Joseph Castro spent a few minutes with GV Wire at today's garlanding ceremony for Cesar Chavez. We discussed what Chavez meant in his life, news of Fresno State's economic impact to the Valley, recent news of tuition hikes and even C...