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Mixed reality – a new way of learning

December 18th, 2017|0 Comments

What if attending college was like playing a video game? Yet, even better, being in the game! Thanks to a recent grant award of $139,365 from the National Science Foundation (NSF), students majoring in construction [...]

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Roy Milton Ward Memorial Engineering Scholarship Established

November 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

His appreciation for both structures and the outdoors, led the late Roy Milton Ward to pursue a career in engineering. “School was not easy for him. He did not like school but he knew he [...]

Fresno State Transportation Institute Announced

September 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Fresno State announced the opening of its new Transportation Institute at a reception in the Henry Madden Library on Sept. 12, exactly one year after the Fresno Council of Governments Policy Board approved the use [...]

  • NASA Minority University Research and Education Project
  • University and Community College Professors working together to make a difference

NASA minority research project takes flight

July 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Engineering faculty from California community colleges recently learned how to build drones and rockets as part of a NASA Minority University Research and Education Project grant program at Lyles College of Engineering. Four educational institutions across the nation, including [...]

  • Leslie Van Peteghem
  • Leslie Van Peteghem

Adventure is her middle name

June 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Leslie Van Peteghem talking during National Engineers Week to Lyles College students. As a child, mechanical engineer, Leslie Van Peteghem, often followed her father into his shop where she would sit and gaze [...]

PG&E awards academic achievement

June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Congratulations to mechanical engineering student, Steven Wood, who was recently awarded the PG&E “Better Together STEM Scholarship.” Wood plans to graduate in May 2019 and will receive $5,000-a-year for the remaining time at Lyles College [...]