January 25, 2010

Spring Convocation Set for Thursday, Jan. 28

Faculty, staff and students of Sonoma State discuss the future of the university in these challenging times at the upcoming Spring Convocation on Thursday, Jan. 28 in Evert B. Person Theatre on the Rohnert Park campus.

Speakers will begin their remarks at 9 a.m. and continue until closing at 11:30 a.m.

A complete schedule of events includes:

9 a.m. - Welcome, Dr. Susan Moulton, Chair of the Faculty
9:15 a.m. - Heather Hanson, President, Associated Students
9:20 a.m. - Dolores Bainter, Staff Representative to the Senate
9:25 a.m. - Dr. Andy Merrifield, President, California Faculty Association
9:40 a.m. - Dr. Eduardo Ochoa, Provost/Vice President, Academic Affairs
10 a.m. - Dr. Ruben Armiñana, President of the University

Question and answer period follows.

School meetings are held in the afternoon.

NOTE TO EDITORS: Copies of the speeches made during the Spring Convocation will be available online after the program at www.sonoma.edu.

Jean Wasp
Media Relations Coordinator
University Affairs
(707) 664-2057