Historic North Bay firestorm shuts down Sonoma State campus
In the most devastating wildfires in California history, thousands of houses and structures have been destroyed throughout Sonoma County. Approximately 30 students and faculty have lost their homes. Full Story.
SSU student injured in Vegas shooting sues hotel
One of the many members of the crowd injured by Stephen Paddock’s gunfire, Sonoma State senior Paige Gasper, is filing a lawsuit against MGM Resorts, the owners of Mandalay Bay. Full Story.
University ordered to pay $2.9 million in asbestos case
Sonoma State University must pay faculty and staff who worked in Stevenson Hall and other buildings a total of $2.9 million in damages for violations of occupational health and safety laws concerning the improper handling of asbestos, a Sonoma County judge has decided. Full Story.
Hundreds of students rally on campus in support of DACA
A diverse crowd of about 400 students, faculty and community members gathered at Sonoma State University Tuesday evening to protest President Donald J. Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which shields young immigrants from deportation. Full Story.
SSU student injured in Las Vegas rampage
Paige Gasper, a senior psychology student at Sonoma State, is recovering from a liver laceration and fractured ribs caused by a bullet wound she endured at the Las Vegas shooting on Sunday. Full Story.
They huddled, they smiled, they laughed, they practiced; this is an ordinary scene for Sonoma State University’s men’s basketball team — a team with only a few short days before their first game of the season against Seattle Pacific.
The nationally ranked No. 23 Sonoma State University women’s soccer team had three important matches this past week in hopes of securing a spot in the NCAA tournament. The Seawolves had an impressive season, with many ups and downs, as they finished the season with a 14-4-1 record.
Tips waiters receive are a monetary reward they get for a job well done. It’s one of the few perks of being a waiter or waitress, and an incentive for waitstaff employees to be patient and attentive to your needs, no matter how particular they are, while dining.
Society is beginning to evolve – and this evolution is just the beginning of our shift in politics. Voters elected several openly transgender legislators into positions of power on Tuesday, ranging from City Council members to school board members to the House of Delegates.
The minute a friend leaves to go out for the night, it becomes routine to say, ‘“don’t drink and drive.” It’s almost like an instinct to remind them not to do anything dumb. Although we know, or at least hope, they wouldn’t be as stupid as to get behind the wheel after they’d been drinking – but unfortunately that’s not the case for some people.