September 2003 • Vol 7• No 1
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President sees
opportunity in adversity

In his annual fall Staff and Academic Assembly addresses, President Welty addressed a plan to "look ahead at where our university will be in a decade and take bold steps now to ensure that the future is a positive one." more

Craig Dean’s Heritage Chair to be created
President Welty announced a gift of $1 million to create an endowed deanship, the first in the 23-campus California State University system and one of only about 40 nationwide. more

Cynthia Teniente-Matson named Vice President of Administration
President Welty has named Cynthia Teniente-Matson, who has broad experience in university business, administrative and financial matters, as the new Vice President for Administration and Chief Financial Officer. more

Hanson wins President’s Award of Excellence
Classics professor Victor Davis Hanson, whose books and articles have earned the praise of national government and military leaders, has been awarded “The President’s Award of Excellence” for 2003 at Fresno State. more

Save Mart Center 'sneak peek'
for university planned Oct. 24

Grand Opening activities for the Save Mart Center at Fresno State will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Oct. 27, a festive Community Open House on Nov. 1, a Bulldog basketball "extravaganza" on Nov. 5 and the inaugural concert by renowned tenor Andrea Bocelli on Nov. 7. more

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John D. Welty

Vice President for
University Advancement

Peter N. Smits


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University Communications

Mark Aydelotte

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Shirley Melikian Armbruster

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