FVSU alumni spotlight: Lillian Oglesby

A 2012 Fort Valley State University alumna is fighting to eradicate a disease impacting Florida citrus farmers.

Lillian Oglesby, who graduated with a bachelor’s degree in plant science and minor in biotechnology, works the frontline at the USDA’s Agricultural Research …

New students arrive for Wildcat Welcome Week

Fort Valley State University is gearing up to give a special blue and gold welcome to more than 802 new students arriving on campus this week. During Wildcat Welcome Week, Aug. 11- 14, students will get an exciting introduction to …

Wildcat named to 2016 SIAC All-Conference

Fort Valley State University Wildcats’ junior punter, Juan Serna from Douglasville, Georgia (Douglas County), has been named to the 2016 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC ) First Team Preseason All-Conference Team, as announced and voted on by the SIAC head …

FVSU to hold 36th annual social sciences colloquium

Fort Valley State University’s social and behavioral sciences department will honor outstanding graduates and spotlight the research of exceptional students during a conference. The university will host its 36th annual Banks-Pierro-Rutland-Bellamy Colloquium on Friday, April 8, from 9 a.m. to

FVSU students to compete in FVSU pageant on March 29

March 28, 2016 – Miss Fort Valley State University Jessica Janay Hatcher and Mr. FVSU Courtney Lester will say goodbye and take their final walk down the runway, after seven contestants compete for their crowns during the upcoming 2016 Mr. …