Super Saturday Academies

Super Saturday College Academies are monthly 2 1/2 hour college readiness sessions that will target MS, HS, and parents regarding various topics that will better equip them as they prepare for college and beyond.  The various SS sessions will be hosted at various African American churches and community centers during the Fall and Spring academic year.  The recently hosted Super Saturday AA College and Career Summit (Oct. 27th)  was the "kick-off" event for the year round engagement. This December we will participate in the following academy. 

Dec academy

Chicano Youth Conference 

CYC 2019

On Saturday, January 26, 2019 we will host the Chicano/a Youth Conference where middle school and high school youth can come on campus and learn about Higher Education, Social Justice, Careers & Leadership, and Cultural Awareness. the conference will also offer entertainment by Aztec dancers, Los Danzantes de Aztlan, and much more. This is a free event and lunch is provided. Stay tuned for more information coming soon.

Super Sunday

Super Sunday is a CSU program to connect with and inform African American students and their families about what it takes to get into college. 

On a selected Sunday in February, CSU leaders including the chancellor, trustees, presidents, and other higher education ambassadors will speak at various churches across the state to share information with students, parents, and community members about preparing for college, applying to a CSU campus, and financial aid.

If you would like to participate as a volunteer or church please fill out the following forms.

Annual Lao American Educational Conference (ALEC)

Please join us on Friday, April 5, 2019 for the 3rd Annual Lao American Educational Conference at Fresno State hosted by the Laotion American Community of Fresno (LACF) and Outreach and Special Programs. This conference provides an opportunity to bring the Lao American students together to celebrate a day of learning, growing and empowering one another. 

Native American Youth Conference 

Native American youth will celebrate California Native American Day by participating in a one-day conference to learn more about college options, application admissions information, financial aid, cultural presentations and campus resources. The event will take place at Fresno State from 9:00a.m-2:00p.m. at the Satellite Student Union. Registration details will be available soon! 

Feria de Educación 2019

Details on Feria de Educación 2019 are TBA. The Feria de Educación is a community fair held for students and their parents to participate in workshops held in Spanish. The workshops provide information and community resources that support college readiness. Visit the Feria de Educación site for more info, updates and a recap from last year's Feria.

Super Saturday 2019

The African American Initiative (AAI) will be collaborating with various churches for the CSU Fresno Super Saturday. Super Saturday is an African American College and Career Fair for Middle School, High School, Community College students. Community members are also encouraged and welcome to attend this mega event. More details will be coming soon.