SRJC In the News - August 2020

SRJC Black Student Union Held BLM Protest In Courthouse Square
KSRO
8/31/20
Black Lives Matter, Santa Rosa Junior College Black Student Union, Delashay Carmona Benson

https://www.ksro.com/2020/08/31/srjc-black-student-union-held-blm-protest-in-courthouse-square/


Also in:

https://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/news/black-lives-matter-rally-draws-modest-crowd-in-santa-rosa-renewed-calls-fo/?artslide=0

 

A California Community College Faces Wildfire
Emma Whitford
Inside Higher Ed
8/31/20
Santa Rosa Junior College, Tubbs Fire, survey
https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2020/08/31/cabrillo-college-grapples-nearby-wildfire-employees-lose-homes

 

Classes at Santa Rosa Junior College will stay remote through the spring
Kaylee Tornay
Press Democrat
8/27/20
Santa Rosa Junior College, classes online, SRJC President Frank Chong, Petaluma, nursing program, enrollment, financial aid

https://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/news/santa-rosa-junior-college-will-stay-remote-through-the-spring/

 

Also in:

https://www.ksro.com/2020/08/28/srjc-to-keep-classes-remote-throughout-school-year/

https://www.theoakleafnews.com/news/2020/08/27/srjc-extends-online-only-classes-through-spring-2021/

 

Education Roundup
Lorna Sheridan
Sonoma Index-Tribune
8/25/20
SRJC, Santa Rosa Junior College Petaluma campus, welcome center, courtyard café, science quad

https://www.sonomanews.com/article/news/lorna-sheridan-education-roundup-aug-25/

 

Shone Farm closed due to Walbridge Fire evacuations
James Domizio
Oak Leaf
8/19/20
Santa Rosa Junior College, outdoor learning lab, Shone Farm, SRJC President Dr. Frank Chong, Walbridge Fire,  SRJC, remote learning

https://www.theoakleafnews.com/news/2020/08/19/shone-farm-closed-due-to-walbridge-fire-evacuations/

 

North Bay Theaters Adapt to Covid-19
Harry Duke
Pacific Sun
8/19/20
Santa Rosa Junior College Theatre Arts Department, video auditions, streaming production, “Murder on the Orient Express”

https://pacificsun.com/north-bay-theaters-adapt-to-covid-19/

 

FAA Selects 26 Schools to Participate in UAS Training Program
Radio Resource
8/18/20
FAA, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Collegiate Training Initiative (UAS-CTI,) drones, Santa Rosa Junior College, Windsor, California

https://www.rrmediagroup.com/News/NewsDetails/newsID/19986

 

Also In:

https://www.petaluma360.com/article/news/federal-aviation-agency-recognizes-srjc-drone-program/?sba=AAS

https://www.ksro.com/2020/08/26/santa-rosa-junior-college-receiving-national-recognition-for-drone-studies-program/

 

Santa Rosa Junior College offers new solar technology studies
Petaluma Argus-Courier
8/18/20
Daisy Meyer, SRJC Solar PV program, solar photovoltaic program, Renewable Energy Careers, SRJC solar advisory board, certificate, Dr. Victor Tam, dean of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), Construction Trade Center, Petaluma campus, Solar PV Basic Certificate (7 units), Solar PV System Installation Certificate (12 units), Solar PV System Design & Sales Certificate (12 units), Solar PV System Installation, Design & Sales Certificate (16 units)

https://www.petaluma360.com/article/news/santa-rosa-junior-college-offers-new-solar-technology-studies/?sba=AAS

 

Growers plant Sonoma County’s first legal hemp crop
Guy Kovner
Press Democrat
8/9/20

Santa Rosa Junior College, hemp cultivation, Shone Farm, George Sellu, hemp program coordinator 

https://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/news/growers-plant-sonoma-countys-first-legal-hemp-crop/

 

Vacaville hires first park ranger
Nick Sestanovich
The Reporter
8/5/20
Justin Salvo, Ranger Academy, Santa Rosa Junior College Public Safety Training Center

https://www.thereporter.com/2020/08/05/vacaville-hires-first-park-ranger/

 

ENR California Announces 2020 Project of the Year Finalists
Engineering News-Record
Erica Beradi
8/4/20
Santa Rosa Junior College Burbank Auditorium Modernization, ZFA Structural Engineers
https://www.enr.com/blogs/12-california-views/post/49831-enr-california-announces-2020-project-of-the-year-finalists

 

And the shortlist for the 2020 WAN Awards Concrete in Architecture category is...
World Architecture News
8/5/20
Santa Rosa Junior College, Burbank Auditorium, Mark Cavagnero Associates, performing arts, heritage character, theatrical venue, ZNE, Zero Net Energy Ready, geothermal heating and cooling system, Summer Repertory Theatre

https://www.worldarchitecturenews.com/article/1690872/shortlist-2020-wan-awards-concrete-architecture-category-is

 

Sonoma County’s youngest cop is a Sonoma High grad
Sonoma Index-Tribune
Anna-Sofia Lesiv
7/3/20
Robert Woodworth, Santa Rosa Junior College, police intern, Santa Rosa Junior College police department

https://www.sonomanews.com/article/news/sonoma-countys-youngest-cop-is-a-sonoma-high-grad/

 

CDFA Selects 20 Demonstration Projects for Healthy Soils Program
Brian German
AgNet West
7/3/20
Santa Rosa Junior College, Demonstration Projects, The California Department of Food and Agriculture, CDFA, funding support, Healthy Soils Program, HSP

https://agnetwest.com/cdfa-selects-20-demonstration-projects-for-healthy-soils-program/