• News for Education

    Thursday, August 10, 2017
    Distinguished Alumnus Sanford Bressick ’85 Obtains Charitable Gift for SSU from New York Life Rohnert Park, California - The School of Business and Economics (SBE) at Sonoma State University (SSU) today announced that it received a $10,000 Community Impact Grant from New York Life, to enhance SBE academic and career services programs. Distinguished SBE alumnus and professional faculty ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 09, 2017
    BioMarin officially opened a new gene therapy manufacturing plant in Novato on Monday, August 7. The ribbon-cutting celebration was attended by over 200 guests, including many community leaders from around Marin County. The plant, located at 35 Leveroni Court in Bel Marin Keys, is one of the first and largest gene therapy manufacturing facilities in the world. This facility will be home to the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Economic , Press Release
    Monday, April 10, 2017
    BrightFutures is an online database that matches working professionals with California schools (K-12) that need volunteers to speak with students about their jobs and career paths. Volunteers give one hour of their time once a year to speak to students in classrooms, in roundtable discussions or at career fairs. That’s it! BrightFutures is modeled after a project in the United Kingdom that ...read more
    Categories: Education
    Wednesday, June 08, 2016
    County Supervisor, District 2: Katie Rice County Supervisor, District 3: Kate Sears County Supervisor, District 4: Runoff between Chamber Endorsed Candidate Dominic Grossi and Candidate Dennis Rodoni ​ Measure B passed Measure D passed Congratulations to Assemblymember Marc Levine and Congressman Jared Huffman.
    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber, Community, Economic , Education, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 03, 2016
    The Chamber has a strong and long policy of supporting programs and legislation to improve educational services, modernization of educational facilities and programs that create a qualified and capable workforce. The Chamber leadership believes that the bond measure is needed to upgrade the facilities in order to meet the growing demands of 21st century job training in technology, computers and ...read more
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