Fun at the San Diego Zoo…and Then Some!!

Yet another fun afternoon of fun and adventure at the world famous San Diego Zoo - thanks to my Keeper's Club Pass. This time I enjoyed the day with my Goddaughter Caroline, and her one of her best friends, Tori! We spent several hours enjoying the weather, scenery, botanical treasures and of course phenomenal animal … Continue reading Fun at the San Diego Zoo…and Then Some!!

National Poetry Writing Month Day #3 ‘Thriving’ – Haiku & Photos

In honor of National Poetry Writing Month (#napowrimo) I have mastered the first few days in previous blog posts and am attempting to keep it going (with and without prompts)! As I have stated previously, I've been a Mentor at San Diego State University in their Aztec Mentor Program since 2016. Mentoring has been an inspirational … Continue reading National Poetry Writing Month Day #3 ‘Thriving’ – Haiku & Photos

Guest Post: Delaney Heil Interviews Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications

Note from Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications: Delaney Heil is my Mentee in the Aztec Mentor Program at San Diego State University (SDSU). An Honors Program Student, Delaney is studying Public Relations, Advertising and Applied Communication and is Minoring in Biology. This interview was part of Delaney's PR assignment and as her Mentor I wanted … Continue reading Guest Post: Delaney Heil Interviews Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications

SDSU School of Music and Dance Announces Factory Seconds Brass Trio Residency & Performance, May 1, 2018

  The San Diego State University School of Music and Dance is thrilled to announce a visit and performance by the Factory Seconds Brass Trio on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the SDSU Smith Recital Hall. This free, one day residency features instrumental and chamber music masterclasses, culminating in a formal concert with select SDSU … Continue reading SDSU School of Music and Dance Announces Factory Seconds Brass Trio Residency & Performance, May 1, 2018

EXTRA EXTRA! A List of Theater Productions in San Diego January Through March, 2018

  San Diego Theater Productions  January through March, 2018 Compiled by: Susan J. Farese, SJF Communications 1.12.18 A NEW YEARS 'Gift' from SJF Communications to Celebrate San Diego Area Theater! Besides enjoying the heck out of consulting for and working with theatre company clients as a public relations professional/publicist, (and as an actor), I am … Continue reading EXTRA EXTRA! A List of Theater Productions in San Diego January Through March, 2018

Testimonial for SJF Communications via Bryan Smith, Tuba; Director of Educational and Outreach Programs, Westwind Brass

"Susan Farese, SJF Communications helped Westwind Brass double the size of our audiences at the Maritime Museum of San Diego.  She also helped us to double the number of participants at our 2017 Summer Brass Workshop at San Diego State's School of Music and Dance.  She is savvy with all forms of media; print, TV, and … Continue reading Testimonial for SJF Communications via Bryan Smith, Tuba; Director of Educational and Outreach Programs, Westwind Brass

Westwind Brass Announces Summer Brass Workshop

At SDSU School of Music & Dance July 10-14, 2017, 1 pm – 4 pm Free Concert July 15 at 1 p.m. The Westwind Brass, San Diego's premier professional brass ensemble, and Ensemble-in-Residence at the San Diego State University (SDSU) School of Music and Dance, announces their exciting interactive ‘Summer Brass Workshop’ at SDSU, July … Continue reading Westwind Brass Announces Summer Brass Workshop

Susan J. Farese, Honored to be a Mentor in the SDSU Aztec Mentor Program

Sharing Guidance and Wisdom as a Mentor by Susan J. Farese, MSN, RN,  SJF Communications I am pleased to be a Mentor for my 2nd year in  San Diego State University's 'Aztec Mentor Program' (AMP). This year I have two Professional Studies and Fine Arts (PSFA) Communications students for both semesters. Last year I mentored one Senior … Continue reading Susan J. Farese, Honored to be a Mentor in the SDSU Aztec Mentor Program

A Photographic Journey through the San Diego State University (SDSU) Campus

I recently spent some time strolling on the beautiful campus at San Diego State University (SDSU). Our daughter is enrolled for Fall, 2016 and we love taking the time to explore every chance we get! Here are some photos I captured that gloriously beautiful day! I wish I could have photographed the entire campus! Perhaps … Continue reading A Photographic Journey through the San Diego State University (SDSU) Campus