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Ed Feasel, PhD, named Executive VP and COO at Soka University

Oct 31, 2019

Daniel Habuki, PhD, president of Soka University of America (SUA), is pleased to announce the appointment of Edward Feasel, PhD to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Feasel has been

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Fire Update: Soka University is Safe

Oct 31, 2019

Thank you to all who have inquired about SUA’s safety during the wildfires in some areas of California. There are currently no fires close to SUA and our skies are blue. We are grateful for your

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Soka Performing Arts Center Announces 2019-2020 Jazz Monsters Series

Oct 02, 2019

(Aliso Viejo, CA) – Soka Performing Arts Center, in association with BluePort Jazz, has announced its annual Jazz Monsters Series for the 2019-2020 Season. Jazz and its enabling blues tradition re

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Meet the Author Series with Arie Galles, Professor Emeritus and Artist in Residence

Sep 25, 2019

Professor Emeritus and Artist in Residence Arie Galles gave a lecture/presentation, “There and Back Again” at the Soka Athenaeum on September 25, 2019. While the focus was his attendance at the 14 th

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Soka University Ranked High for Best College, Best Value, Social Mobility and Diversity

Sep 12, 2019

Soka University (SUA), a private, four-year liberal arts college and graduate school located in Aliso Viejo, CA, has been consistently appearing in the top national rankings for Best Colleges, Best

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Faculty News

Sep 01, 2019

Michael Golden – Professor of Music Composition & Theory Micahel Golden presented a paper entitled “Musicking as Ecological Behavior: An Integrated ‘4E’ View” at the second Body of Knowledge: Embodied

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Meet the 2019-2020 Postdoc Fellow

Aug 14, 2019

The PBRC would like to welcome Michael Schaefer, the John D. Montgomery Postdoctoral Fellow for the 2019-2020 academic year. His interests are focused on environmental studies and in particular the

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Apply to be a Junior Scholar

Aug 13, 2019

The PBRC is looking for motivated students whose interests align with the center’s mission, though we define these criteria broadly. If accepted, you will have access to conferences, a $300 yearly

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Student Photo Contest 2019

Aug 12, 2019

The PBRC administers an annual Student Photo Contest, open to all SUA undergraduate students, at the beginning of each academic year. Each student can submit up to three entries, with the 10 winning

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Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development  (JAFSCD)

Aug 10, 2019

In spring 2019, SUA’s Environmental Studies concentration became an organizational shareholder in JAFSCD , an innovative open-access, peer-reviewed, transdisciplinary journal focused on food and