Coming Up

Past Events

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 11:00-11:50 a.m. SSU Ballroom B/C, Student Center "On the Way to Sustainability: Germany’s Energiewende" by Dr. Sabine Blankenship, German Consulate General, San Francisco

Wednesday, October 21, 2-3 p.m. Ives 34 "A Call for Action Towards Sustainability: Tearing Down Another Wall"
Presentation by Jonas Richter,
Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant,
University of Wuppertal, Germany

Plus, be sure to check out the exhibit:
“Renewables—Made in Germany”
Student Center, Ballrooms, October 21, 2015
International Hall, October 22-November 20, 2015

Tuesday, October 27, 7:30 p.m., Weill Hall,
Las Cafeteras. A Los Angeles-based musical ensemble that fuse Afro-Mexican (son jarocho), hip hop, folk, native american & more styles. They use their performances to inspire social change.

Thursday, November 19, 7:30 p.m., Weill Hall, La Carpa Americana by The Imaginists, A performance laboratory investigating the intersection of art and community, and engaging new audience through community-based theatre projects and unexpected collaborations inviting diversity and new artistic voices.

 

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 7:30 p.m. veilingbook

"Weaved" a performance, followed by "What is Veiling?" by Dr. Sahar Amer

Friday, April 9, 2015 5 -7 p.m. radio_goethe

"50 Years of German Music: from Kraftwerk to Rammstein!"

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February 25, 2015 10-11:50 a.m. Schulz 3001, "Haitian Creole, a teaser: How the former slaves built a language that has been spoken & evolved over 200 years," by Dr. Jowel C. Laguerre, Superintendent-President, Solano Community College

November 24 & December 1, 2014: The 4th Undergraduate Conference on Hispanic Linguistics (UCHL)
Schulz Library 3001 - Stevenson Redwood Lounge

SUSTAINABILITY EVENTS FALL 2014

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Panel discussion on sustainability practices in France and Germany
 Guest speakers from France and Germany on Best Sustainable Practices, Warren Auditorium (101 Ives Hall), 1:00-2:50 p.m. Invited guests include representatives of the Consulates General of France and Germany in San Francisco.

October 23, 2014 5:00-6:50 p.m. How Germany has gone Green: A Role Model for the Future
By Johannes Weber, University of Mainz/Germany, Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant
Participants will learn about Germany's renewable energy projects and policies, and also discuss energy use in daily life in different countries.
Ballroom C/D, Student Center (3rd floor)

Technology Exhibit: "renewables - Made in Germany"
International Hall, October 20 through November 7, 2014.
This traveling exhibit, developed by the Deutsche Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena), the German Energy Agency, provides information about renewable energy sources and technologies developed in Germany. It is part of the German Government's mandate to promote renewable energies worldwide. The exhibition provides an introduction to the various forms of renewable energy technologies and answers questions such as: What are the advantages of the different renewable energy sources and technologies? How do the different types of renewable energy technologies work? Under which conditions can these technologies be used? And what sort of know-how do German companies offer?
This exhibit is made possible through the support of the German Consulate General in San Francisco & the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy.

 

April 22, 2014: Arts & Humanities Faculty Scholarship and Creative Recognition Event, presented by the dean and faculty of the School of Arts & Humanities, Person Theatre.

April 2, 2014: “Je reviens de la vérité,” presented by the Compagnie Prospero Miranda, Warren auditorium, 2pm & 8pm. Click here for poster.

March 27, 2014: "Haitian Drapo Vodou: Tradition and Innovation," presented by Susan Elizabeth Tselos. Schulz 3001, 10-11:30am.

February 25, 2014: Austrian Music and Dance Workshop, presented by Gerald Kolm. Cooperage, Tuesday, 7:30-9pm in English--free.

Tuesday, May 3, Bennett Valley Room, Student Center, 7:00 p.m., "The EU in World Politics." German Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant Jonas Richter of the University of Wuppertal in Germany will present his final talk at SSU. The presentation and discussion are open to the entire campus.

Jonas was awarded an FLTA-Program grant to serve as a teaching assistant in the German program and take courses here at Sonoma State. He has been sharing his language and culture with SSU students to inspire them to travel and study overseas, and help them better prepare to engage with universities, businesses and organizations abroad. Jonas is one of fourteen FLTAs from Germany in the United States, and the only one on the West Coast.

For more information on the Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant program and Jonas Richter, visit http://sonoma.edu/workplace/2016/04/26/jonas.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. PE1, Haitian Folkloric Dance, Music & Song Workshop with Portsha Jefferson & Daniel Brav Brevil of Rara Tou Limen

Thursday  March 24, 2016,Schulz 3001, 2:15-3:30 p.m., "Knocking at the Gates of Fortress Europe: Movement and Migration in Contemporary Spanish Music” By Silvia Bermúdez