Staff Appreciation Day

Thursday, May 26, 2016


STAD 2016



Buffet Breakfast @ The Kitchens
7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Excellence Award Presentation @ The Kitchens
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Buffet Lunch @ The Kitchens
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.



Buffet Breakfast (7:30 am – 9:30 am)
Smoked Salmon Quiche (gf), Chilequilles a la Victoria (gf), Scrambled Eggs (gf), Home Fried Potatoes (v, gf, veg), Home Fried Potatoes – Cubano (gf), Fresh Fruit Tarts, Bagels with assorted cream cheese spreads, Oatmeal with granola, nuts, dried fruit, etc. (gf), Fruit yogurt and cottage cheese (gf), Fresh seasonal fruit platter (v, gf, veg)
Buffet Lunch (11:30 am – 1:30 pm) @ The Kitchens
Bourbon glazed pork loin (gf), Lemon rosemary roasted chicken (gf), Thyme roasted red skin potatoes (v, gf), Tuscan broiled vegetable platters (v, gf), Vegetarian paella (v), Riso pasta with tarragon mushrooms, Beets with English mustard and cream (gf), Salad nicoise, Green salad bar with traditional accompaniments (gf), Fruit cobbler with homemade ice cream, Chocolate crinkle cookies
v = vegan, gf = gluten-free, veg = vegetarian
Appearance by Lobo the Seawolf
Don't miss this opportunity to have your picture taken with Sonoma State University’s mascot!
Professional Development and Well-Being Sessions
Sessions will be offered at 10:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., with sign-ups starting at 8:00 a.m. inside The Kitchens. For a list of sessions available click here!
Photo Contest
This year’s photo contest theme is “Sonoma Surroundings”! There is beauty all around us here on campus and in Sonoma County! Look through your photos and find a few of your favorites that you would love to share. For additional entry details please view the 2016 Photo Contest Flyer (pdf). The deadline to submit photos to is Friday, May 20, 2016.
Books, Movies, and Music Swap
Stop by the table outside The Kitchens in the morning to drop off your books, CD’s, and DVD’s and swap them for something that interests you. All items remaining at the end of the day will be donated to a local community organization!
THE Appreciation Station
Is there someone on campus you are dying to show your appreciation to? Stop by the Appreciation Station to create a special Appreciation-Gram for anyone on campus, HR will deliver the Appreciation-Gram(s) on your behalf on Friday, May 27, 2016. Supplies will be provided, just bring your creativity!
Entry for Door Prize Drawing
All non-MPP staff will receive a ticket for the door prize drawing when picking up name tag at the check-in table!
Please RSVP by May 20, 2016 to to confirm your attendance at the buffet breakfast and lunch. Be sure to include which meals you will be attending, your preferred name (if applicable), and your department for your name tag.
Fun photos with Lobo the Seawolf from last year's event can be found on WorkPlace!