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Lobo with friendsStaff Appreciation Day

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Staff Appreciation Day is Thursday, May 21, and Sonoma State is celebrating events throughout the day, including breakfast, lunch and an outdoor ice cream social... Read more

empathiaEmpathia Offers Wellness Services

Empathia, Sonoma State’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) service provider offers a wide array of health solutions focused on promoting individual and organizational wellbeing, providing work/life resources... Read more

imaginary activismFree Tickets to Imaginary Activism in Weill Hall

Guillermo Gómez-Peña, a performing artist and self-proclaimed reverse anthropologist and nomadic provocateur performs May 6 in a Weill Hall performance... Read more

retirement signCalPERS Retirement Class Offered

Sonoma State's payroll and benefits department is hosting a CalPERS retirement basics class in Schulz 1121 on May 21, 10:30-11:30 a.m.... Read more

pfa paintingsBFA Exhibit Showcases Student Art

Sonoma State University's BFA Exhibition 2015, featuring the work of 14 students in the art department graduating this spring with their Bachelor of Fine Arts...Read more

gnarled treeWhere 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

ssu logoWoW: Logos and Marks

Looking for official Sonoma State logos and other marks? Find them here... Read more


Save The Date

grad capCommencement 2015: Commencement is Saturday, May 16, 2015. We need you to help make this a special day in celebrating our students and their families. The 9 a.m. ceremony is for the Schools of Arts & Humanities, Business & Economics, and Education. The 3 p.m. ceremony is for the Schools of Science & Technology and Social Sciences.

May 5: Judy Abbott Retirement Reception, University Art Gallery, 4-6 p.m.

May 5: T.K. Clarke Retirement Reception, Student Center, Sonoma Valley Room, 3-4:30 p.m.

May 6: Jean Wasp Retirement Reception, University Art Gallery, 3-5 p.m.

May 6: Guillermo Gómez-Peña, “Imaginary Activism,” Weill Hall, 7 p.m., tickets free for students, faculty & staff.

May 21: Staff Appreciation Day, Student Center, 7:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. breakfast, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. lunch. RSVP by May 15 to Visit the Staff Appreciation Day site for details.


Applause Awards

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Do you know someone who deserves an applause, who went above and beyond or really stepped up? Nominate them for a hearty round of applause, or even a standing ovation! Submit your Applause award today.


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