January 2005 • Vol 8 • No 5
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Chancellor details CSU impact on state

Many who work in and around California State University campuses know that the CSU has a major impact on the citizens and communities of California. A comprehensive new study of the impact of the CSU confirms that belief. According to the study, the CSU system and its 23 campuses have a dramatic and unparalleled impact on the economic, social, intellectual and cultural life of all of California.

For every $1 the state invests, CSU-related expenditures generate $4.41 in spending. more

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Magazine, University Journal win awards

Fresno State 's University Journal was named a silver medal winner at the annual District VII conference of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), held in December in San Francisco. more

MPC Bowl victory

With the longest active streak among schools in the western United States, Fresno State made its sixth consecutive bowl appearance when the Bulldogs battled No. 18 Virginia at the MPC Computers Bowl in Boise, Idaho last month. The Bulldogs defeated the Cavaliers, 37-34 in a thrilling come-from-behind win in overtime. more

Top 2004 news stories on campus records which stories our users found most interesting during the course of 2004.  For a list of the most popular individual Web pages on our site... more

Student/staffer survives tsunami

Peter Dwight, a Fresno State student who works as a research technician for the Office of Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment, said “God was looking out” for his family while they were vacationing in Thailand when the tsunami struck. more

About the Journal

The Journal is generally published online on the first day of each month – or the weekday closest to the first – from September through May.The deadline for submissions to Journal is 10 days prior to the first of each month. The May issue of the University Journal is the last issue of the 2004-05 year. The next edition of Journal will be published online in September 2005. Please e-mail submissions to You may include digital photos, video clips or audio clips that are publishable online. Phone messages, faxes or printed hard copies will not be accepted.

Journal deadlines

John D. Welty

Vice President for
University Advancement

Peter N. Smits


Associate Vice President for
University Communications

Mark Aydelotte

News Director, Journal Editor
Shirley Melikian Armbruster

Public Information Specialist
Tom Uribes

Campus Web Manager
Enoch Gamoian

Editorial Assistant
Angel Langridge

Web Designer
Juan Lucero

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