"Just Do You" features Hollis Towns

Hollis Towns is a firebrand with a penchant for good storytelling.

A love for the written word began early while growing up in a public housing project on Hunt Street in Fort Valley, Ga. In high school, he wrote stories

Custodian – Plant Operations

Job Number:  933

Job Summary:  The custodian performs manual work in the custodial care of Fort Valley State University buildings and facilities, including cleaning and minor maintenance work.

Custodians work rotating shifts and receive direction from a supervisor who checks …

FVSU and GCSU host 5th Annual Diversity Conference

May 13, 2016 – An administrator from one of America’s federal space agencies encouraged aspiring teachers to motivate and inspire students to pursue fields in science, technology, engineering and mathematics during the 5th Annual Diversity Conference recently held on Fort …

Social sciences forum honors past; celebrates present

May 13, 2016 – Fort Valley State University students recently competed for cash prizes and honored the contributions of the founders of the campus’ social sciences department during the Banks Pierro Rutland Bellamy Forum.

Wildcat students presented research papers in …

FVSU celebrates 50th Youth Motivation Task Force anniversary

May 13, 2016 – Fort Valley State University recently celebrated the golden anniversary of an event created to mentor the next generation of students entering into their career paths. The university held the 50th Ralph P. Malone Youth Motivation Task …

FVSU celebrates Spring 2016 Commencement Exercises

May 7, 2016 – Members of the graduating class of Spring 2016 were reminded to not place limitations upon themselves when facing life’s challenges at Fort Valley State University’s 75th Annual Commencement.

During the ceremony held in the Health and

FVSU Class of 2016 Student Highlight: Marissa Murchison

May 6, 2016 – When Fort Valley State University student Marissa Murchison marches with her bachelor’s degree in chemistry on Saturday, May 7, she will leave campus with fewer financial worries than most of her American counterparts.

“I will graduate …

FVSU Class of 2016 Student Highlight: Joshua Brown

May 6, 2016 – For Fort Valley State University senior Joshua Brown, graduating from Fort Valley State University is part of a family tradition. The 23-year-old Macon, Ga. native, who will graduate on May 7th with a degree in criminal …

FVSU Class of 2016 Student Highlight: Shacandice Thomas

May 6, 2016 – As a young elementary school student growing up in Perry, Ga. Shacandice Thomas always dreamed of stepping into a classroom of her own as a teacher.

“Ms. Buford was one of my favorite teachers,” she said …

Governor orders flags half-staff for Donnell Phelps

 Flags will be flying at half-staff on all Georgia government buildings Friday in …