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Sac State holds Provost’s showcase

Sac State students presented their posters and studies at the Provost's showcase in the University Union, Oct. 27, 2015.

Cheyenne Jayne

October 28, 2015

Sacramento State's Office of Research Affairs held the Provost's Student Research Showcase in the University Union on Tuesday, Oct. 27. This event allowed students who had completed a research study to showcase their posters to the public. Vicki Pearson-Rounds, research development officer of Res...

Provost looks to increase international awareness, students

International Education Week kicked off Monday with a faculty panel on migration in the University Union Ballroom.

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2014

Sacramento State’s Office of the Provost is in the early planning stages of international recruitment to increase the number of foreign students on campus.   Donald Taylor, associate vice president of Academic Programs and Global Engagement, said there is a large market for international students...

Vice provost would assist in advancing mission of Academic Affairs

Ilian Cervantes

March 19, 2014

Sacramento State will welcome a new vice provost as part of Frederika Harmsen’s academic leadership team starting fall 2014. The vice provost is the principal academic officer for matters of academic program planning, educational policy, curriculum review, program evaluation, and space allocat...

New provost wants to increase graduation rates

Incoming Provost Frederika

State Hornet Staff

February 3, 2014

Frederika “Fraka” Harmsen, joined Sacramento State Monday as the second-highest ranking official and vice president of Academic Affairs.Harmsen will work alongside President Alexander Gonzalez and bring many different experiences. She attended minus-30-degree expeditions in Antarctica and was most ...

New Sacramento State provost named

State Hornet Staff

December 11, 2013

Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez announced Thursday Frederika “Fraka” Harmsen will become the university’s provost and will replace Interim Provost Charles Gossett in February.In an email sent to the campus community, Gonzalez said Harmsen’s experiences will allow her to strengthen...

Forums allow campus to speak with provost candidates

Imran Majid

October 23, 2013

The Sacramento State Provost Committee is in the process of scheduling open campus forums for students, faculty and staff to meet and ask questions of the candidates for the Vice President of Academic Affairs.With two forums being held last week, Fred Baldini, Sac State dean of the college of health and human...

Sacramento State searching for new provost

Kayla Nick-Kearney

October 2, 2013

Sacramento State Academic Affairs is searching for someone to replace interim provost Charles Gossett, who is leaving in January.The search could not begin until Joe Sheley was confirmed as the president of CSU Stanislaus in May. Sheley served as provost at Sac State for the last seven years.Gossett...

Dr. Charles Gossett named interim provost

Allyce Ferrua and Alexandra Poggione

May 17, 2012

Sacramento State President Alexander Gonzalez announced Wednesday Dr. Charles Gossett has been named interim provost and vice president for Academic Affairs. Gossett, dean of the college of social science and interdisciplinary studies since fall 2009, will take over for Provost Joseph Sheley on June...

Sac State Provost to fill in as interim president at CSU Stanislaus

Joseph Sheley, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, discussed some of the issues Sac State faces during the Graduation Initiative Forum at the Student Union on April 8.

Dustin Nosler

May 9, 2012

Sacramento State Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Joseph Sheley is leaving his position to become the interim president of CSU Stanislaus, the university announced Thursday in a press release. Sheley said he was asked by Chancellor Charles Reed to serve as the interim president of CSU Sta...

Provost Joseph Sheley leaving Sac State for CSU Stanislaus

Joseph Sheley, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs, discussed the achievement gap at the Graduation Initiative Forum in the University Union on Thursday.

Dustin Nosler

May 3, 2012

Sacramento State Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Joseph Sheley is leaving his position to become the interim president of CSU Stanislaus, the university announced in a press release today. Sheley, an alumnus of Sac State, began here in 1996 as dean of the College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies. "Joe has pro...