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Clovis Community College hopeful on new project

By Tomas Kassahun | Reporter @TomasKassahun Each year, the California Community College Chancellor’s Office requires every district to submit a Five-Year Construction Plan that lists...

National spelling bee champ Ananya Vinay honored in Sacramento

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF National Spelling Bee winner and Fugman Elementary’s Ananya Vinay was honored with a resolution presentation from Assemblyman Jim Patterson (R-Fresno) and fellow...

Tooth fairy game widens kids’ cultural perspective

Featured photo: Tiffany Reimer shows the Passport 4 Change world map to two students. The point of the game is to help kids broaden...

Buchanan graduate a step above the rest

BY JOHNNY MARTIN Growing up in Clovis as a Dry Creek Panther and a Alta Sierra Bruin, Charles Harris knew that his path would take...

Buchanan honors seniors for academic excellence

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN The Buchanan High School Symbol of Academic Excellence Awards Ceremony, held on Wednesday, May 31 at the Clovis Veterans Memorial Building, recognized...

Clovis Unified’s Ananya Vinay wins Scripps National Spelling Bee

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF Ananya Vinay of Fugman Elementary School was crowned champion of the 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday, June 1 in National...

Clovis North Teacher Honored With National Recognition

BY JOHNNY MARTIN The National Speech & Debate Association announced that Clovis North English teacher and speech and debate coach Chad Hayden was one of...

CART gets unanimous vote to continue operating

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN The Assembly Education Committee came together on Wednesday, May 10 and unanimously approved a bill that allows the continued operation of CART,...

Clovis Community College graduate Hiba Mirza named recipient of President’s Medal, four earn Dean’s...

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF Clovis Community College graduate Hiba Mirza and four fellow classmates received top honors during the college’s Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony on...

Clovis North hosts 8th Annual St. Baldrick’s head-shaving event

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 The peer counseling class at Clovis North High School hosted its eighth annual St. Baldrick’s event May 18 to help...

Buchanan Senior Honored With Prestigious Selection

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 Alexander Ewing, a senior at Buchanan High School, was named one of only 25 students in the nation to be...

Clovis Community College instructor receives national honor

BY TOMAS KASSAHUN Clovis Community College instructor Ann Brandon has received national recognition for her role in the advancement of education. Brandon received the Ambassador of...

Local educator ready to take over as new Buchanan principal

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 Going through the Clovis Unified system as a kid, Joe Aiello knew the "CUSD way of life" at a very...

Student-Athletes honored at Torch of Excellence Banquet

By Tomas Kassahun, Reporter @TomasKassahun After graduating from Madera High School in 2015, Oksana Reynoso was close to choosing Madera Community College as her next...

Clovis Community College commencement set for Friday, March 19

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF Clovis Community College will hold its 2nd Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 19 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Peoples Church (7172 North...

Social Justice Series Comes to a Close at Clovis Community College

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 Clovis Community College concluded its “Social Justice Series: Lifting up our Communities” lecture series April 19 in the Academic Center on...

CUSD Begins Search for New Superintendent

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 Clovis Unified School District superintendent Janet Young announced last week that she will be stepping away from her duties and...

CUSD Superintendent Janet Young to retire following school year

CLOVIS ROUNDUP STAFF Clovis Unified School District Superintendent Dr. Janet Young announced her retirement during a news conference Monday afternoon, effective at the conclusion of...

Young CEO overcomes disability, inspires others

By Tomas Kassahun, Reporter @TomasKassahun At the age of 2 months, Mallika Mahendru was left paralyzed by a tumor on her spine. Mahendru, now a...

Buchanan High Speech and Debate Team Honored with National Charter Status

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 The Buchanan High School speech and debate team was one of two schools in the nation to receive National Charter...

Clovis Community College Holds Community Forum to Discuss Strategic Plan

By Johnny Martin, Reporter @jmart_17 Clovis Community College held a community forum March 30 to allow the community to give its input on the college’s...

CUSD Students Honored at Red Carpet Gala

By Tomas Kassahun | Reporter @TomasKassahun Ramiro Corral Guerrero was a 7-year-old boy in Mexico when he first came across a dead body. As he was...

Trump’s Transgender Bathroom Reversal Has No Effect on CUSD

Johnny Martin | Reporter @jmart_17 President Donald Trump announced a reversal of protections set forth during the Obama era that allowed transgender students in public...

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