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FVSU beats Benedict College

Fort Valley State University Wildcats freshman kicker Juan Serna's 40-yard field goal lifted the university to a conference win over Benedict College 33-30 on Saturday at Charlie Johnson Stadium in a nail biter.

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We are Fort Valley State University Commercial

Fort Valley State University unveils its new fall 2014 promotional spot, featuring campus faces and striking aerial views. The 30-second commercial airs during the FVSU football and other events. The university also features the commercial on the “About Us” page of the home site and on social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter.

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FVSU's $139 million impact on state economy

In an “Economic Impact of Fort Valley State University” report, the Hanover Research firm found the university had a state-wide financial impact of 139 million dollars that supported more than 1,300 jobs in Georgia. The impact figure reflected an initial input of 59 million dollars by FVSU and 25 million dollars by students.

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FVSU becomes tobacco and smoke-free campus

Fort Valley State University is implementing a new system-wide policy that prohibits the use of tobacco products on campus. Effective October 1, FVSU will officially become a tobacco- and smoke-free campus to be in line with with the new University System Board of Regents Policy 9.1.7. The policy states that the use of all forms of tobacco products on campus is prohibited.

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October 18, 2014

Register Now for Fall 2014 Open House

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Housing Available for Spring 2015

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October 19-25, 2014

2014 FVSU Homecoming Week

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November 6, 2014

Founders Day Observance

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Alumni Spotlight: John Chaffin:

This month’s alum spotlight features a Fort Valley State Wildcat actor who is currently starring as the character Warlock on The O Network’s and Tyler Perry’s "The Haves and the Haves Not." John Chaffin, a 2005 alum, is this month’s featured alum. Chaffin grew up in Stone Mountain, Ga., located in South Fulton County. The actor is the youngest child and only son of a family of five.

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