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Sonoma State Star

The Student News Site of Sonoma State University

Sonoma State Star

The Student News Site of Sonoma State University

Sonoma State Star


Plastic bottles are so last decade

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer October 29, 2013

There have been rumors on campus recently that SSU may be eliminating plastic purchases from campus. 


Please hop off bandwagon, fair weather fans

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer October 22, 2013

Everyone knows someone who is a fair weather fan. They’re the person who you had no idea even liked sports, and who begin to wear a jersey or the team’s logo just because they make the playoffs. Yet they cannot even name the starting players. 


Not all fun and games: Pinterest puts users to work

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer October 15, 2013

Whether you use it or not, Pinterest is a familiar term to many in this day and age. From fashion to DIY and house decorating, it would seem as if Pinterest has something for everyone’s interests. 

CSU fall application period begins

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer October 8, 2013

Students walking through campus lately may have noticed that tours are a popular sight to see, especially since fall has officially arrived and the time period to turn in applications has begun. This is a busy time for the Admissions Office as they prepare themselves for what the application period may have in store for them this year.


Students encouraged to prepare for registration early

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer October 1, 2013

Registration at SSU is approaching in late November, and many students wonder how they can better their registration experience, or prepare themselves to be more successful through registration this upcoming semester. Although some students have had good luck with registration, others haven’t had the luxury of being so fortunate during the process. Luckily, there are options for SSU students to better prepare themselves for when registration strikes again. 


Professor passes leaving legacy of friendship

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer September 10, 2013

Sept. 6 was a sad day for SSU; the news of Professor Terry Wright’s death quickly spread around campus leaving many deeply saddened to hear this alarming news. However, Wright will always be remembered at SSU for many reasons, and those who knew him will forever boast about his uplifting personality and the kind of professor, coworker, and friend that he was.


SSU alum makes history and NFL Hall of Fame

Sarah Chaffee, Staff Writer August 27, 2013

When the name Larry Allen is mentioned around Sonoma State University, a sense of pride is brought upon the students not only for his incredible legend that he has left behind, but also for his generous donations made to our university. He has journeyed from Compton, California, through community college, and to the NFL. All while going through this incredible path he has created a lasting name for himself and made great achievements all through hard work and dedication.

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