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ruben ArminanaSSU President Ruben Armiñana Announces Retirement

Sonoma State University President Ruben Armiñana announced his decision to retire at the end of the 2015-16 academic year. The announcement was made during the annual university convocation on campus. Read more

new facultyS­onoma State Welcomes New Faculty for 2015-2016

The university welcomes 20 new tenure track faculty this year, who were introduced at Convocation yesterday, as well as three visiting professor faculty. Read more

Elaine SundbergElaine Sundberg Says Goodbye to SSU

After 29 years at Sonoma State, Associate Vice President of Academic Programs Elaine Sundberg is retiring on August 31. Read more

calendarCampus Events Open to Staff and Faculty

Many of the student events held on campus are also open to staff and faculty. SSU employees are welcome to attend the fall events and programs... Read more

week of welcome graphicStaff and Faculty Invited to Week of Welcome

In an effort to continue with the excitement of Big Nite, the office of Campus Life Programming is hosting a week of events, Week of Welcome, as a welcome to the students. Read more

movie night posterCampus Life Fall Movie Schedule

Throughout the fall semester, the office of Campus Life Programming will be showing both indoor and outdoor movies on campus. Most weekends, films are shown at 10pm on Friday and 9pm on Saturday at Ives 101/Warren Auditorium. Read more

claudia and studentsSonoma State Helps Ecuador Integrate Open Space Into University

Claudia Luke, director of the Center for Environmental Inquiry at Sonoma State University returned last month from Ecuador, where she spent a few days working with the Ecuadorian government giving recommendations on how to integrate national park land into a public university. Read more

faculty centerFaculty Center Workshops Support Teachers

The Faculty Center is an inviting space where faculty are welcome to explore innovative teaching and learning practices supported by instructional technology specialists... Read more

where am i photoWhere Am I?

In this series we offer a unique snapshot of SSU in each issue of WorkPlace, with location of each "Where Am I" published in the following issue accompanied by a brief description, reflection or appreciation by the author and a map of where it was taken on campus... Read more

library websiteWoW: University Library

The Library recently unveiled their new and improved website. The new site is more mobile friendly, and includes new and improved resources. Read more


Save The Date

Tuesday, Aug. 25: Instruction begins

Thursday, Sept. 10: Schulz Information Center's 15th Anniversary Birthday Party

Wednesday, Oct. 21: Sustainability Day


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