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Making the Future
October 4, 2017

Sonoma State University ushered in a new era of hands-on learning with new technologies like 3D printing, laser etching and virtual reality with the grand opening of the new Makerspace Oct. 3 on the second floor of the University Library.

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Women in Conversation
October 4, 2017

Sonoma State University President Judy K. Sakaki had perhaps the most emotional moment of the evening at the Press Democrat’s Women in Conversation event Sept. 27 in Weill Hall at the University’s Green Music Center.

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Flying High in Weill
October 3, 2017

The Commanders Jazz Ensemble from the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West are scheduled to land in Weill Hall at the Green Music Center Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 7:30 p.m.

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Excellence in Teaching 2017
October 2, 2017

Sonoma State University History Professor Samuel Cohen and Physics Professor Jeremy Qualls are recipients of the University's 2017-18 Excellence in Teaching Award.

SSU President Judy Sakaki with artist Joan Baez and her painting of Martin Luther King, Jr.
'Mischief Makers'
October 2, 2017

A collection of 14 portraits painted by singer and activist Joan Baez and inspired by a diverse group of architects of social change has been donated by the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria to Sonoma State University in commemoration of the university’s historic commitment to civil rights an

Common in the Classroom
September 13, 2017

Roughly 450 students will be studying with Grammy and Academy Award-winning hip hop artist Common at his performance Sept. 16 in Weill Hall at the Green Music Center as part of Sonoma State University’s Arts Integration Program.

Grants and Sponsored Programs Report, August 2017
September 7, 2017

Sonoma State University received $3,780,201 in new grant funding in the months of May and June. Congratulations to the following principal investigators and project directors who have received new, additional or extended support for their sponsored awards.

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Free Week at Rec Center
September 7, 2017

The Recreation Center will be available for Sonoma State University staff and faculty to use free of charge for the of Monday, Sept. 11 through Sunday, Sept. 17.

Steven Farmer
Saving Money with Open Textbooks
August 29, 2017

One day a few years ago a student came to ask Sonoma State University Chemistry Professor Steve Farmer a question during his office hours. The student was shaking slightly. When he asked why, Farmer was shocked to hear it was because the student hadn't yet eaten that day.

Lynn Stauffer
Dean Receives Diversity Leadership Award
August 28, 2017

Lynn Stauffer, dean of the School of Science and Technology at Sonoma State University, has been selected as a recipient of INSIGHT into Diversity magazine's 2017 Inspiring Leaders in STEM award.