State of the College

Inaugural State of the College

Aug 8, 2018

Fresno City College President, Dr. Carole Goldsmith hosted the inaugural State of the College on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.  The sold out event begin with breakfast in the West Courtyard of the Old Administration Building.  The State of the College address took place in the majestic OAB Auditorium.

Dr. Goldsmith provided a unique opportunity for community, business, and educational leaders to come together as she shared California’s first community college’s rich history, common goals, and accomplishments over the last year. She also presented her vision for the future and how it will impact everyone’s life in our region.

The President also presented two Ram Champion Awards to those who have served the students well through their dedication and commitment to student success.  Woody Wilk, retired sports publicist who continues to work for our athletic program, and Hunter Engineering Company, who provide necessary equipment to our automotive program, were honored.


Fresno City College would also like to thank our major sponsors of this event who through their generosity are helping to support the efforts and vision of Dr. Goldsmith to bring stronger educational opportunities to our community.

Ram Sponsor (presenting sponsor): SIM-PBK

#1 Video Sponsor:  Darden Architects

Ram Champion Sponsors: Fresno Unified School District, Office of the President, California State University, Fresno and Fresno County Superintendent of Schools

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Presidents Scholarship fund which will help foster academic excellence and provide access to higher learning for all.

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