Open Forum with Chancellor Timothy White

Faculty, staff and administrators are invited to attend "A Conversation with Timothy White, the California State University Chancellor. Continue Reading 'Open Forum with Chancellor Timothy White'

Invitation to Celebrate CSYou

he one-year anniversary has begun and the Chancellor’s office has seen great participation from the CSU system. All faculty and staff are encouraged to take part in an online scavenger hunt for a chance to win prizes. Continue Reading 'Invitation to Celebrate at CSYou.

Meet Mark Utarid

Tucked away in the back of the Facilities Department is the campus lock shop and the man who holds the keys to the kingdom that is Sonoma State—Mark Utarid. Continue Reading 'Meet Mark Utarid'

Brown Bag Seminars Have Kicked Off

Brown Bags are free and open to faculty, staff, students, and interested others. Bring your brown bag lunch, a drink, relax, and enjoy hearing and discussing current research by faculty in the School of Social Sciences. Continue Reading 'Brown Bag Seminars Have Kicked Off This Fall'

Digital Image Primer Workshop

Karen Kessel, Visual Resources Specialist for the Art Department, will offer a noon workshop for any interested faculty and staff who need to use digital images in e-portfolios, presentations, or online publications. Continue Reading 'Digital Image Primer Workshop'

Weill Hall Artists-in-Residence

Trio Ariadne will mentor students, participate in recruitment and community outreach, and perform in music department concerts, providing programs and services that will enhance the educational system. Continue Reading 'Weill Hall Artists-in-Residence Featuring Trio Ariadne'

Get Set and Go Sonoma State

Faculty and staff are invited to participate in the 5th annual Tour de Campus, a 5k charity fun run around the University hosted by the School of Business and Economics and the Accounting Forum. Continue Reading 'Get Set and Go Sonoma State!'

CSU Reaches Agreement with CSUEU and IUOE on 2013-2014 Salary Negotiations

The California State University has reached agreement with the California State University Employees Union (CSUEU) and the International Union of Operating Engineers over the 2013-2014 salary re-opener negotiations. Continue Reading 'CSU Reaches Agreement'

Adobe Creative Cloud Now Available to University

SSU IT is pleased to announce that the campus has entered into an agreement with Adobe for the licensing of Adobe Creative Cloud. Continue Reading 'Adobe Creative Cloud Now Available to University'

SSU at a Glance

Every year Sonoma State administers the CIRP Freshmen Survey to all incoming first-time freshmen. This year, approximately 1,000 students completed the survey. Continue Reading 'SSU-At-A-Glance'

A Celebration of Veterans Singing with Veterans

Interested in singing, poetry or spoken word? Join Heroes' Voices and MusicianCorps to sing, create poetry and connect with fellow Veterans and families. Continue Reading 'A Celebration of Veterans Singing with Veterans'

Save The Date

On Wednesday, Oct 23, at 7:30 p.m., come to Faculty & Staff Night at BLUR. There will be a pre-show talk at 6:00 p.m., plus a special "Audio-described" Performance for the Visually Impaired. This event will take place in Studio 76, Ives Hall, The Department of Theatre Arts & Dance.

Acceptance and Commitment

Dr. Brassington will discuss exciting new scientifically supported psychological techniques that will help employees effectively deal with the inevitable stresses and strains of life at SSU and beyond.Visit Staff Devlopment to learn more.


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