APRIL 2023 | SOKA UNIVERSITY OF AMERICA
A Breakthrough for Soka Life Science Faculty: An Interview With National Science Foundation Grant Winner Prof. Robert Levenson
Assistant Professor of Biochemistry Robert Levenson—the first SUA faculty member to receive a National Science Foundation grant—describes research the award will support, his passion for science, and his hopes for the students he teaches. Read
Each Shining Brightly in Her Own Way: Photo Highlights from "Voices of Women at Soka"
Enjoy highlights from "Voices of Women at Soka," a panel discussion and community mixer during which SUA women representing students, staff, alumni, and faculty shared their experiences with gender and identity. Read
Model U.N. Team Shines at Prestigious University of Chicago Event
SUA students debated challenging issues and brought home an award from ChoMUN, a University of Chicago Model United Nations event with a focus on addressing global crises. Read
"Let SUA always serve as a point of origin, a homeland, for your lives. It is a towering citadel of education that has been entrusted with the mentor-disciple spirit of Soka passed on from Tsunesaburo Makiguchi to Josei Toda. It embodies the fervent yearning for peace of ordinary people throughout the world that I have devoted my entire being to constructing, together with you my beloved friends."
— Daisaku Ikeda, the 12th Commencement Ceremony for Soka University of America, Calabasas
Alumni Video: Claudia Ahumada '15 Makes an Impact on Students
An internship at a school while studying abroad in Senegal, and the attention and education she experienced at SUA, inspired Claudia Ahumada '15 to make a positive impact in her community and classroom. Watch
Building Bridges, Transcending Borders: An Interview with Gaby Moreno
UNICEF ambassador to Guatemala and Soka Arts, Music & Food Festival headliner, Gaby Moreno, spoke to SUA about her music, the importance of giving back, and her upcoming performance at the inaugural festival on May 6. Read
Soka Arts, Music & Food Festival
SAT | MAY 6 | 11 AM–6 PM
FREE ADMISSION* | PARKING $10
Join us for live music, food trucks, and family activities!
*Food & drink priced separately
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