March 2018

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    Superior Court Judge Verda Colvin Headlines First Things First Fundraiser

    During FVSU’s Women Rock Month, First Lady Sylvia Jones invites members of the community to celebrate the vital role of women in American history during its second annual First Things First with FVSU First Lady Sylvia Jones: Celebrating Women, Community …

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    Angela Rye

    Activism in Action

    Tuesday, March 27, 2018
    7:00 p.m., C.W. Pettigrew Center
    1005 State University Drive, Fort Valley, GA  31030
    Free and open to the public

    Fort Valley State University’s legendary John W. Davsion Lecture Series continues with …

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    Reviving a lost art

    Lillie Fowler Singleton’s youth group happily show off their sewing abilities.

    “Quilts are an important part of history.”

    – Lillie Fowler Singleton

    On any given day, if the urge is there, Lillie Fowler Singleton finds time to exercise her artistic …

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  • College of Agriculture News

    Growing small farms, addressing big issues

    FVSU expert Dr. Xuanli Liu researches organic farming, risk management and agricultural product marketing

    In an effort to support small farmers in rural America, Dr. Xuanli Liu, a Fort Valley State University research assistant professor of agricultural economics, is working …

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  • College of Agriculture News

    Serving small farmers on a big scale

    FVSU professor Dr. Thomas Terrill seeks marketing opportunities for sericea lespedeza for small farmers in the south

    Fort Valley State University will soon open the door for small-scale growers to gain skills that could help them establish a sustainable market

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    Fulbright visiting scholar shares research with FVSU’s College of Agriculture

    “Land-grant universities and HBCUs are instrumental for serving and empowering African-American farmers, in addition to its academic excellence.”

    – Dr. Purna B. Nepali

    Dr. Purna B. Nepali, a Fulbright visiting scholar, recently spent three days on Fort Valley State University’s …

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    Freshman pitcher Courtney Walker is SIAC Softball Player of the Week

    Player of the Week
    Courtney Walker
    Fort Valley State
    P • Fr. •  Warner Robbins, Ga. In addition to leading Fort Valley State’s battery, Walker posted a .600 batting average (6-of-10) and six RBI to power FVSU’s four-game win streak.

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    Big Dreams Come from Small Towns


    Like most freshmen, DeNeshia Strawter started her academic journey at FVSU having earned no credit hours. But when she went home for this past Christmas break, a little over a year later, she was already classified as a junior. …

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