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Between now and 2018, the university is to grow to 5,000 students studying on the main campus in Southeast Fresno and at the regional centers in Merced, North Fresno, Visalia and Bakersfield. 

Students, faculty and staff gathered April 25 to support the Cal Grant financial aid program. They had help from Assembleymember Henry T. Perea (F-Fresno).  

FPU students hosted a morning press conference in the AIMS Hall Atrium on the main campus. Perea was the special guest and FPU President Pete C. Menjares, Ph.D., and student Janet Salcedo also spoke.

The next vice president for finance and business affairs brings a mixture of entrepreneurial and nonprofit experience to FPU.

Wesley Qualls began April 14. The position reports to the president and is part of the President’s Cabinet, President’s Council and the Faculty Session.

Other News

"Fresno's 3 college presidents to join prosperity luncheon" - The Fresno Bee, November 10, 2013

“The Challenges of College Life” Focus on the Family radio broadcast with a panel of college presidents, August 12, 2013.

Three Latinos leading higher education in the Valley - ABC Channel 30, KFSN-TV, Fresno, CA

Education: Measures help relieve budget pressures - The Business Journal (page 11)

Pete C. Menjares, Ph. D - The Business Journal
     "The Profile" (page 9)

Couple donates $750K home to Fresno Pacific - The Business Journal

Menjares takes over as FPU president - The Business Journal

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