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Dedication of International Hall Sets the Stage for Deepening Global Education at SSU, Sept. 22

A new era in international education opens up for the SSU campus on Monday, Sept. 22 when International Hall is dedicated from 3-5 p.m. at the site of the former student union. The campus community is invited to attend an event that celebrates and recognizes the many aspects of international education that address modern needs for an understanding and appreciation of diverse cultures from all over the world.Continue Reading 'Dedication of International Hall Sets the Stage for Deepening Global Education at SSU, Sept. 22'

 

The Third Dimension: Four Sculptors

The University Art Gallery at Sonoma State University is pleased to announce The Third Dimension: Four Sculptors, which opens with a reception on Thursday, September 4 from 4 p.m.- 6 p.m., and is on view through Sunday, October 12. The Third Dimension: Four Sculptors features the work Shawn HibmaCronan, Walter Robinson, Chris Thorson, and Ann Weber. Continue Reading 'The Third Dimension: Four Sculptors'



Banned Books Week

The Library is celebrating Banned Books Week during the week of September 21-27 with several special events. Banned Books Week celebrates the freedom to read by drawing attention to instances where that freedom is challenged. This year’s events explore censorship and expression in comic books and graphic novels. Continue Reading 'Banned Books Week'



Health Open Enrollment Period Starts September 15

This year, the annual benefits open enrollment period is September 15, 2014, through the deadline of October 10, 2014. Enrollment and changes become effective January 1, 2015. Continue Reading 'Open Enrollment Period Starts September 15'




Faculty Recognized in Community

 

Visiting Artist Lecture Series

The Visiting Artists Lecture Series provides our community with valuable insights and exposure to art professionals and their work, says Art Professor Nathan Haenlein. .Continue Reading 'Visiting Artist Lecture Series'

 

Payroll and Benefits Workshops

Please join us Sept. 23 – 26 for Workshops hosted by the Payroll and Benefits department. Attendance will be limited. Please RSVP directly to the vendor or to the Payroll and Benefits office as indicated.Continue Reading 'Payroll and Benefits Workshops'

 

 

Social Sciences Brown Bag Lecture Series

The School of Social Sciences invites you to attend its Brown Bag Lecture Series. The bi-weekly series begins September 23 and covers topic ranging from pleasures the pleasures of American adolescence of the early 1900s to law enforcement-related deaths. Continue Reading 'Social Sciences Brown Bag Lecture Series'

 





Save The Date

Line Dancing For Fun and Fitness: Line Dancing For Fun and Fitness is back by popular demand from Staff Appreciation Day. Kick off your shoes and join the fun in Ives 80 from noon- 1 p.m. on Sept. 24, Oct. 1, and Oct. 8.Continue Reading 'Line Dancing For Fun and Fitness'

Sonoma State Sustainability Day and Expo: October 21, 2014 Sonoma State is hosting the Sustainability Day and Expo to educate and encourage a sustainable environment, culture, and economy.  Panel discussions and poster sessions will be hosted in Weill hall with art exhibits, campus sustainability tours and much more open to visitors all day at the Green Music Center. Continue Reading 'Sonoma State Sustainability Day and Expo'

For those wishing to submit a "save the date" item, please share with workplace@sonoma.edu.

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