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Media Advisory with CSU Chancellor

California State University (CSU) Chancellor Timothy P. White will share system-wide policy priorities for 2014-2015 and his vision for the CSU system on January 29 beginning 11 a.m. Continue Reading 'Media Advisory with CSU Chancellor'




Place Matters

There are now more than 100 Osher Lifelong Learning Institutes (OLLIs) around the country, though SSU was among the first. Each OLLI takes on the flavor or ethos of the community in which it lives. This year, OLLI at SSU is excited to present the “Place Project.” Continue Reading 'Place Matters'



Adobe Workshop and Ambassador Opportunities

Adobe is hosting a workshop on the Adobe Creative Suite. The workshop is taking place on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 11 a.m. The Information Technology department is also looking for individuals to become ambassadors for the Adobe Suite. Continue Reading 'Adobe Workshop and Ambassador Opportunities'


Upcoming Faculty Center Workshops

Save time by streamlining faculty course communications while also keeping students on task with Moodle forums, chat, messaging and QuickMail. Faculty are also encouraged to use Blackboard Collaborate web conferencing via Moodle to meet students online and deliver a live lecture. Continue Reading 'Upcoming Faculty Center Workshops'


Design Your Library

Students have the chance to tell the University what they want to do when using the Library, whether in person or online. Faculty and staff are asked to share this exciting opportunity with their students. Continue Reading 'Design Your Library'




Digital Image Primer Workshop

Karen Kessel, Visual Resources Specialist will offer a workshop for any interested faculty, staff or their students who need to use digital images in e-portfolios, student papers, presentations, or online publications, but are not very familiar with digital technology. Continue Reading 'Digital Image Primer Workshop'


Big Screen Movie Night

Everyone enjoys a good movie night. Faculty and staff are invited to attend Big Screen Movie Night in Warren Theatre for the spring semester. No entry fee required. Just sit back, relax and watch the featured presentations. Continue Reading 'Big Screen Movie Night'




Warren Court Prize Competition

The Center for Ethics, Law and Society is very pleased to announce the first Warren Court Prize competition. Faculty and staff are encouraged to share this new and exciting opportunity with their students. The deadline is February 28. Continue Reading 'Warren Court Prize Competition'



Faculty News

The faculty continue to fill their schedules not just in the classroom but outside as well. Whether it is traveling at sea through an academic voyage or writing a book, all the SSU employees continue to excel in their areas of work. Continue Reading 'Faculty News'




Save The Date

Friday, Jan. 31 at 3 p.m. Associated Students is hosting a retirment party for Bruce Berkowitz. This event is located in the Student Center, in the Associated Students office suite. All faculty and staff are welcome to come and say their goodbyes.

In Memoriam: Lou Miller

An SSU memorial service is planned for Lou Miller. It will be held at Cooperage on Friday, Feb. 7, 2-5 p.m., and is open to anyone who wishes to attend.

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