SRJC In the News - August 2020

Black Lives Matter Rally Draws Modest Crowd in Santa Rosa
Press Democrat
Black Lives Matter, Santa Rosa Junior College Black Student Union


A California Community College Faces Wildfire
Emma Whitford
Inside Higher Ed
Santa Rosa Junior College, Tubbs Fire, survey


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


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


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


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


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


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Santa Rosa Junior College offers new solar technology studies
Petaluma Argus-Courier
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)


Growers plant Sonoma County’s first legal hemp crop
Guy Kovner
Press Democrat

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


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


ENR California Announces 2020 Project of the Year Finalists
Engineering News-Record
Erica Beradi
Santa Rosa Junior College Burbank Auditorium Modernization, ZFA Structural Engineers


And the shortlist for the 2020 WAN Awards Concrete in Architecture category is...
World Architecture News
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


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


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