News & Events

Sonoma State Star wins top award with California Newspaper Publisher's Association
May 10, 2023

Our student-run newspaper, the Sonoma State Star, has just won a General Excellence award from the California News Publishers Association, snagging second place honors in a prestigious journalism c

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KSUN Radio a 2nd home for Sonoma State students by Emma Molloy
May 9, 2023

COMS Senior, Emma Molloy's article in the Petaluma Argus-Courier: https://www.petaluma36

Primitivo PR Visits SF
May 4, 2023

Primitivo PR students ventured into San Francisco yesterday to visit public relations teams at Hotwire Global Communication and the San Francisco Giants.

Dr. Gina Baleria co-authors article for the Journal of Media Literacy Education
May 4, 2023

We have a great new spotlight for you to check out. Dr.

Navigating college presents special challenges for Dreamers by Javier Hernandez
May 3, 2023

COMS Senior, Javier Hernandez's featured article in EdSource: https://edsource

Dr. Gina Baleria talks about empathy in journalism in recent podcast
March 27, 2023

Communications and Media Studies Assistant Professor Dr.

Marika on the mound
A new Communication and Media Studies student with a passion for baseball is already busy working toward a post-college media career and attempting to make history while here on campus.
August 26, 2022

Marika Lyszczyk, who hails from British Columbia, Canada, is a newly-arrived transfer student at Sonoma State University.

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A Communication and Media Studies instructor has written a new children’s book that uses the popular genre of princess stories to help empower young girls.
August 26, 2022

Hillary Homzie says she used a non-traditional approach to the subject in her book “If You Were a Princess: True Stories About Brave Leaders from Around the World”.