In Memoriam

Technician (retired), Biology

September 20, 2022


Bryant Paul Hichwa

Professor Emeritus, Physics

April 30, 2022


Professor Emeritus, Huchins

Feburary 24, 2022

Dear colleagues and friends

I am sorry to be the bearer of tragic news. Anthony (Tony) Mountain, collapsed suddenly and passed away last night at his home in Sebastopol. Tony was considered by many to be “the soul...

From Gerryann Olson on Feb. 19, 2020

It is with sadness that I share the passing of one of our earliest faculty members, Mac McCreary. In our Stevenson department office we had a wall of photos of former faculty members, and Mac graced that wall with his wonderful smile. Alumni would...

Professor Emeritus, Computer Science

George Ledin Jr. died peacefully at an assisted living facility on the morning of February 11, 2022, after many years of declining health due to Parkinson’s disease and dementia....

Director and Chair of the Departments of Performing Arts, Retired

We are sorry to share that Jeff Langley, one of the creators of the Green Music Center, has passed away. Jeff joined the faculty of Sonoma State University in 1997 as Director and Chair of the Departments of...

We regret to report the death of Maurice Blaug last Wednesday (7 July 2021). Maurice came from Minnesota to Sonoma State in 1970 and taught in the Hutchins School until his retirement

Maria Hess died peacefully this morning (July 15, 2021). She was a Professor in the Psychology Department. She began her service at SSU on 22 January 1990, and retired on 28 May 2016. The following term she received the honorary title of Professor Emerita of Psychology. Maria was very active in...

Professor Emeritus, English

April , 2021

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Professor Emeritus, Anthropology

February 21, 2021

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