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May 2018 

Notes from Ish

Ismael Herrera

May is a month in which we honor many important people in our lives. On May 13th, we honored our beloved mothers. On May 28th, we’ll honor the brave men and women who lost their lives while serving in our country’s armed forces. Here at Fresno State, we also take the time this month to honor our accomplished students during commencement ceremonies. This month’s newsletter... Read More





SJV Households Eligible for Low-Cost Internet & Free Chromebooks

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The San Joaquin Valley Regional Broadband Consortium (SJVRBC) is continuing efforts to close the digital divide by expanding... Read More


New Initiative Designed to Help Launch Small Businesses

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OCED's San Joaquin Valley Rural Development Center (SJVRDC) has launched a new initiative designed to assist existing... Read More


AgPLUS Gearing Up for ACE 10 Tour

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The 10th Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ACE) is coming to Northern and Central... Read More 

SJVRDC Offers Etsy Workshop

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OCED's San Joaquin Valley Rural Development Center (SJVRDC) hosted a group of crafty and industrious entrepreneurs last month... Read More


New Bolt to College Ride Sharing Program Serves Kerman Students

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Students commuting to Fresno City College from the Kerman area will have a new travel option beginning this fall... Read More


Staff Spotlight: Meet Karina Macias

Karina Macias

Karina is a current Fresno State student majoring in Public Relations who is serving as OCED's spring semester... Read More 



Upcoming OCED Events


13th Annual San Joaquin Valley Policy Conference
May 9-11, 2018
DoubleTree Hilton Modesto * Register Here

Valley Made: 4th Annual Manufacturing Summit
May 17, 2018
Fresno Convention Center * Register Here

2nd Quarter Partnership Board Meeting
June 15, 2018
Tulare County, CA * Read More