FVSU News

June 2022

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    FVSU students named 2022 HBCU Scholars for White House Initiative

    The White House Initiative on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity through Historically Black Colleges and Universities recently recognized two Fort Valley State University students as part of its ninth cohort of HBCU Scholars.

    FVSU students Jennifer Vasquez and …

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    FVSU biotechnology students to conduct research at major universities

    Eighteen Fort Valley State University plant science-biotechnology S-STEM scholars will gain firsthand experience in a collaborative summer internship program at major research institutions across the nation.

    These young scientists will spend nine-10 weeks conducting independent research projects in plant biotechnology …

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May 2022

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    FVSU graduate and her father featured on NBC News

    Twenty-one-year-old Tamia Clark, a spring 2022 Fort Valley State University graduate, was recently highlighted on an NBC Nightly News segment for following in her father’s footsteps and becoming an army officer.

    During FVSU’s May 14 commissioning ceremony, held during the …

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    FVSU Launches New Master of Social Work Program

    (Fort Valley, Ga.) – Fort Valley State University today announced it will offer a new Master of Social Work (MSW) program both in-person and online.

    The graduate-level program will focus on mental health, addiction, and clinical behavioral health. Internship and …

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    FVSU on compressed summer workweek May 16 – Aug. 4

    Fort Valley State University will observe our compressed summer workweek starting Monday, May 16, 2022, through Thursday, August 4, 2022.  During these dates, the university will be open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and closed on
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    Austell native earns animal science degree from Fort Valley State University

    When Jennifer Vazquez receives her diploma at Fort Valley State University’s 2022 Spring Commencement Ceremony on May 14, it will set a milestone for her family.

    Vazquez, a native of Austell, Georgia, will graduate from FVSU’s College of Agriculture, Family …

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    Graduation Story: Alabama native receives food and nutrition degree from FVSU

    Fort Valley State University is holding its 2022 Spring Commencement Ceremony on May 14. One of the many graduates earning a diploma will be Dartavious Pearson.

    Pearson, 24, a native of Dadeville, Alabama, is graduating with a degree in family …

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    Graduation Story: Reaching that happy place

    By Latasha Ford

    Against all odds, Audree’Auna Morris-Garrett discovered her calling and the support she needed to accomplish her goals at a small institution with huge opportunities.

    Her journey to Fort Valley State University almost did not happen, but a …

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