March 2011 Archives

Sustainability & Community Engagement Mini-Conference 2011


Sustainability & Community Engagement Mini-Conference 2011 by Natalie Hambalek and Merith Weisman  In March, the Center for Community Engagement, the Sustainability Work Group, the Center for Teaching and Professional Development, and the Chair of Undergraduate Studies, co-hosted a the 2011 Sustainability & Community Engagement Mini-Conference. The Mini-Conference brought together faculty, students, staff and community organizations focusing on environmentalism and sustainability. More than twenty community organizations, including Landpaths, Sonoma County Timebank, and the Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition, participated. Above, faculty, community partners and students sharing ideas for future collaboration. SSU faculty and...

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Careers for the Common Good Panel 2011


Careers for the Common Good Panel 2011 by Jeanessa Perry, Natalie Hambelek, & Merith Weisman In February, the Center for Community Engagement collaborated with JUMP and Sonoma State University Career Services to hold the annual Careers for the Common Good Panel discussion. This event is designed to assist upperclassmen who have an interest in working in the non-profit sector the opportunity to ask questions and receive advice from both Sonoma State University graduates and local citizens who make a living in the non-profit world. The panel featured...

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