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‘40 Under 40’ Celebration Lunch

‘40 Under 40’ Celebration Lunch

President Robert S. Nelsen (back row, center) welcomed alumni recipients of the Sacramento Business Journal’s  “40 Under 40” awards: (back row from left) Justin Wandro ’06, Veronica Delgado ’10, James Shelby ’05, Tim Harris ’11, Josh Rosa, MPPA ’08, (front row from left) Lisa Wrightsman ’05, Kyla Aquino Irving ’10 and Katie McConnell ’06, back to campus


2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards

Eight noteworthy alumni were honored at this year ceremonies. President Nelsen (back row, left) joined (from left front) Deborah Ross-Swain ’73, MS ’75, Susan McGinty, Chritine Ault ’92, (from left) Craig Perez ’77, Ann Perez ’78, MA ’92, Justin Knighten ’08, Tim Murphy ’91 and Michael Ault ’92 for the festivities.


Alumni Open House

Alumni Open House

(from left) Karen Gow ’99, Ivan Lamptey ’14 and Shawna Weaver ’14 were among the Open House guests.

Ramona Anderson ’66 and Francis Herrera ’76

(from left) Ramona Anderson ’66 and Francis Herrera ’76 sampled offerings from the Alumni Center’s preferred caterers.


Classes Without Quizzes

Classes Without Quizzes

Alumnus and advertising executive David Mering ’81 (center) met with students for an inside look at the world of advertising.


President’s Circle Dinner

President’s Circle Dinner

President Nelsen and Jody Nelsen (center) joined (from left) Eleanor Smith ’77, Ruth Rosenberg, Craig Perez ’77, Joe Gibson ’81, Mahmud Sharif ’84, Ameer Alsawaf and Ann Perez ’78, MA ’92 for an evening at the University’s Julia Morgan House.


Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund Reception

Asian Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund Reception

President Nelsen (left) congratulated students, including David  San Felipe (pictured here) on their scholarship awards.

Puukani Tiwanak visited with Mayra Romero and Pang Moua

(from left) Before the ceremony, scholarship recipient Puukani Tiwanak visited with Mayra Romero and Pang Moua.


State of Sac State

State of Sac State

(from left) Josh Pane ’80 and Stephen Tse ’70 took advantage of a networking opportunity before the State of Sac State.

President Nelsen sat down with Capital Public Radio’s Beth Ruyak

President Nelsen sat down with Capital Public Radio’s Beth Ruyak for a conversation about the future of the University in front of a packed house of alumni and community members.

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