Earlier this semester, Sonoma State President Judy K. Sakaki sent an email to campus affirming the University’s commitment to ensure all students, including our undocumented students, feel safe and welcomed.This video brings together a cross section of students, administrators, faculty and staff to highlight the unity of Sonoma State and remind the campus community that we are One Noma Nation.
Sonoma State University, in a full day of free activities open to the public, celebrates the formal installation of Judy K. Sakaki as the University's seventh president at campus-wide Investiture ceremonies Thursday, April 20. Read more
Sonoma State University President Judy K. Sakaki announced today that Vince A. Sales, Vice President for University Advancement at California State University, Sacramento, has accepted the position of Vice President for University Advancement and President of the Sonoma State University Foundation. Read more
A diverse group of 27 talented, motivated and involved students make up this year's Faces of SSU campaign, focused on breaking down barriers and highlighting the shared student experiences at Sonoma State University. Read more
Sonoma State University English Professor and Poet-in-Residence Gillian Conoley has been awarded the prestigious Shelley Memorial Award for her body of work as an American poet. Read more
Sonoma State University is hosting several events throughout the week of April 17 for a special Earth Day celebration, including a volunteer-led sustainable renovation of a small lawn on campus to a water-friendly alternative. Read more
Sonoma State University received $241,992 in new grant funding in the month March. Congratulations to the following principal investigators and project directors who have received new, additional or extended support for their sponsored awards. Read more
Dr. Andy Merrifield is retiring after 30 years as a professor at Sonoma State University. Andy received his PhD in Political Science from UC Davis in 1992. He joined the SSU faculty as a Lecturer in 1987 and accepted a tenure track position in the Political Science Department in 1996. Read more
Plans for Commencement 2017, which will take place May 20 and May 21, are well under way. As many of you know, those of us here at Sonoma State think of graduation as an “all hands on deck” community celebration. Read more
After 36 years of successful public service as a law enforcement officer and administrator, Chief of Police Nathan Johnson has decided to transition to a new phase of his career and life. Read more
Diana Krall, Gloria Estefan, Jake Owen, Common, Kenny G and many more highlight the summer 2017 season at Sonoma State University's Green Music Center. The fifth summer season at Weill Hall at the Green Music Center includes 15 outstanding performances spanning the genres of country, pop, Latin, folk, rock, jazz and bluegrass. Read more
Save The Date
Thursday, April 20: The Investiture of Judy K. Sakaki, Sonoma State University's Seventh President
Saturday, May 20 - Sunday, May 21: Commencement 2017
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