READERSHIP SURVEY


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With your help we can make Sonoma Insights a better magazine. Please take a moment to fill out the survey by marking the answer that best fits you.

You may complete the survey online at:
http://www.sonoma.edu/pubs/survey/

Or, you may mail this page to:
Sonoma Insights
University Affairs Office
Sonoma State University
Rohnert Park, CA 94928-3609

1. Are you:
❑ Male
❑ Female

2. What is your affiliation with Sonoma State University? Please check all that apply.
❑ Alumni
❑ Parent
❑ Faculty/Staff
❑ Donor
❑ Other (please list): ______________________

3. I enjoy receiving Sonoma Insights in my mailbox.
❑ Agree
❑ Disagree

4. Insights is currently published twice a year. How often would you like to see it published?
❑ More frequently
❑ The same
❑ Less frequently

5. Would you like to see Insights published on the Web?
❑ Yes
❑ No

6. If you would like to see Insights on the Web, which format would you prefer?
❑ All content found in the print version
❑ Expanded text and photos with more information

7. How much of each issue of Insights do you read?
❑ All
❑ Most
❑ Some
❑ Very little
❑ None

8. Thinking about the different departments in Insights, how often do you read:
Always, Almost always, Occasionally, Rarely, Never
“On Campus” ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Features ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Cover stories ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
AlumNotes ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑

9. How much new information do you get about SSU from reading Insights?
❑ All
❑ Most
❑ Some
❑ Very little
❑ None

10. How well does Insights meet your overall need for information about SSU?
❑ Very Well
❑ Well
❑ Average
❑ Poorly
❑ Not at all

11. Considering the recent issues of Insights that you have read, would you like to see more:
“On Campus”..... ❑ Yes ❑ Maybe ❑ No
Features..... ❑ Yes ❑ Maybe ❑ No
Factoids (statistical graphics)..... ❑ Yes ❑ Maybe ❑ No
AlumNotes..... ❑ Yes ❑ Maybe ❑ No
Interviews..... ❑ Yes ❑ Maybe ❑ No
Photos..... ❑ Yes ❑ Maybe ❑ No

12. Thinking about the coverage of the following subjects and your personal desire for information about SSU, how much would you like to hear about:
A lot more, A little more, Adequate as is, Very little, Not at all
Students ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Athletics ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Faculty ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Administration ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Academics ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Community ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Alumni ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑
Other CSUs ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑ ❑

13. How would you rate the story subjects/topics presented in Insights?
❑ Excellent
❑ Good
❑ Fair
❑ Poor
❑ Bad

14. How would you rate the quality of writing in Insights?
❑ Excellent
❑ Good
❑ Fair
❑ Poor
❑ Bad

15. How would you rate the design of Insights?
❑ Excellent
❑ Good
❑ Fair
❑ Poor
❑ Bad

16. Would you like to see more pages in each issue of Insights? ❑ Yes
❑ No

17. How would you rate the photo quality in Insights?
❑ Excellent
❑ Good
❑ Fair
❑ Poor
❑ Bad

18. How would you rate the overall quality of Insights?
❑ Excellent
❑ Good
❑ Fair
❑ Poor
❑ Bad

Other Comments: ______________________________
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If you are interested in participating in a follow-up survey or a focus group, please list your email address: _____________________________________________

Thank you for participating in our survey.