Events

Past events

Spring 2015

  • Faculty Service Recognition & Awards Luncheon
  • University Scholar Series
  • Honors Convocation

 

Fall 2014

  • University Scholar Series
  • Academic Affairs Division Staff Appreciation Breakfast

Each year, Provost Andy Feinstein  and the Provost Office staff host events that celebrate the dedication and accomplishments of students, faculty and staff at San Jose State.

 

 Academic Affairs Division Staff Appreciation Breakfast

Staff Appreciation Breakfast 2015

Staff from the Academic Affairs Division enjoys entertainment from Drum Cafe West at the Fall 2014 Staff Appreciation Breakfast. Photo by Brandon Chew

The annual event offers a chance for administrators and mangers to give kudos to their staff. The fall celebration also has served as a food drive in recent years, with plans for this year's event to benefit the Student Hunger Fund.

See more photos from past events.

 

Honors Convocation

 Honors Convocation

 

 

 

 

 

 

Students stand to be recognized during the Spring 2015 Honors Convocation in the San Jose State University Event Center. Photo by David Schmitz

Honors Convocation kicks off the end of the year celebration by honoring top students. In Spring 2015, 3,557 students earned the distinction of being a Dean’s Scholar by maintaining a 3.65 GPA in two contiguous semesters of the last three semesters while 420 students earned the distinction of being a President's Scholar.

Read feature stories of top students and see photos/video from past events.

 

Faculty Service Recognition and Awards Luncheon

 Faculty Service Recognition & Awards Luncheon

William McCraw, professor emeritus of Political Science and a Humanities lecturer, was honored for 50 years of service at the Spring 2015 Faculty Service Recognition and Awards. Photo by James Tensuan

The Faculty Service Recognition and Awards Luncheon honors faculty who have served 15, 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45 and occasionally 50 or more years at San Jose State. The President's Scholar Award, the Distinguished Service Award, Outstanding Professor Award and Outstanding Lecturer Award are given out each year at the event.

See a list of honorees from 2013-2015.