I Am Because
Dr. Judy Sakaki's journey to the SSU Presidency.
Sonoma State University welcomes Dr. Judy Sakaki as its 7th President. This exhibit explores the challenges, victories, and motivations that Dr. Sakaki faced on her path to the Presidency.
From her grandparents' struggles as first generation immigrants to the inspirational support of her mentors, Dr. Sakaki's personal and professional journey would not be possible without the people and the events that have shaped who she is today.
Display located outside the Gallery
Celebrating the Investiture of Judy K. Sakaki - 7th President of Sonoma State
Investiture is the formal ceremony conferring the authority and symbols of the Office of the President on a new president. The ceremony has symbolized the pursuit of knowledge since the Middle Ages. On display are six previous presidents and two interim presidents.
Material is from University Archives.