Hall opening set for Jan. 24
CSUS College of Continuing Education will host a grand opening of
Napa Hall, its new on-campus building, from 3 to 6 p.m., Friday,
The event is intended for the campus and special invitees from the
community. It will feature a ribbon cutting ceremony, program exhibits,
refreshments and door prizes.
Napa Hall is located at the south entrance to campus at the corner
of State University Drive East and State University Drive South.
Designed by Dreyfuss & Blackford Architects, the 34,000 square-foot
building features eight classrooms, three hands-on computer labs
and five conference rooms, as well as offices and work areas for
administrative, conference and programming staff.
The opening will be hosted by CSUS President Donald R. Gerth and
Alice Tom, dean of the College of Continuing Education.
"It is our goal to utilize this building not only as a home
for our programs and staff, but also as a visual and tangible symbol
of our connection with the CSUS campus and the greater Sacramento
community," Tom says.
The College of Continuing Education offers a variety of professional
development courses. Formal admission to CSUS is not required for
most of the College's programs, and the programs are not publicly
funded - class fees cover the cost of instruction and administration.
Last year the College offered more than 1,000 public courses and
handled 38 contracts and 150 statewide conferences, meetings and
For more information, call 278-4433.