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relay for lifeSSU Relay Team Raises $475

Memories and hope draw hundreds to the event each year. Team member Tammy Kenber says the luminaria celebration was the most memorable for her... Read more

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The CSU consolidated the policies of each campus into one comprehensive document. All new hires, starting August 3, will require a background check... Read more

jack ritchieApplause Awards

Jack Ritchie always has a joke or a funny story to share which makes work life more enjoyable... Read more

selfie at maker faireMaker Educators at the White House

"It was an honor to be one of the 100 invitees to this conference," said Carlos Ayala, Dean of the School of Education at Sonoma State. "Everyone needs equal access to the economic engine of the United States. This conference demonstrated that Making is a path that is clearly focused on that goal... Read more

jaquay butlerFaces of SSU

The goal of Faces of SSU is to raise diversity awareness on campus. That includes diversity of ethnicity, gender and experiences... Read more

calpers logoPower of Attorney Webinar

What would happen if you become unable to act on your own behalf? A CalPERS Special Power of Attorney allows you to designate a representative to perform important duties as it relates to your CalPERS business... Read more

bollywood movie still10 Things you Didn't Know About Bollywood

Sure, you know Bollywood films are from India, and you probably know they involve a lot of singing and dancing. But here are some things you might not know, courtesy of Sonoma State University theater and film professor Ajay Gehlawat... Read more

peace rockWhere 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

ergonomicsWoW: Ergonomic Self-Help Guide

Does your back hurt after long stretches without a break? Are your feet unusually cold sometimes? This ergonomic guide...Read more


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