The student news site of Sacramento State University

The State Hornet

#SacStateSays: ‘What letter grade would you give your overall experience at Sac State?’

#SacStateSays: ‘What letter grade would you give your overall experience at Sac State?’

Cassie Dickman
May 11, 2017
Filed under Video

This week The State Hornet asked students, “What letter grade would you give your overall experience at Sac State?”

#SacStateSays: What letter grade would you give your overall experience at Sac State?

#SacStateSays: What letter grade would you give your overall experience at Sac State?

Cassie Dickman
May 10, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

The semester is coming to an end, with finals starting next week and the spring 2017 commencement ceremonies set for May 19 and 20 at Golden 1 Center. We asked senior to grade their overall experience at Sac State – taking into account things such as their social life, classes and debt. Wei...

Student government voted to up its elected members’ scholarship awards by 10 percent for next year

Student government voted to up its elected members’ scholarship awards by 10 percent for next year

Cassie Dickman
April 26, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

At its April 12 meeting, the Sacramento State Associated Students, Inc. Board of Directors voted to increase the scholarship given to its elected members by 10 percent starting in the 2017-18 school year — resulting in an overall projected $35,709 increase. Vice President of Academic Affairs Abraham...

Sac State music director leads choir that has performed for the pope — twice

Sac State music director leads choir that has performed for the pope — twice

Cassie Dickman
April 26, 2017
Filed under Video

Video by Cassie Dickman and Sami Soto RELATED: Check out our story on Kendrick here....

Sac State music director leads choir that has performed for the pope — twice

Sac State music director leads choir that has performed for the pope — twice

Cassie Dickman
April 26, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured

Inside a Catholic church with high stained glass windows and blue vaulted ceilings, sings a choir that is led by Sacramento State’s choir director and has twice performed for the pope. Schola Cantorum, which mostly sings a capella and chant, belongs to Sacred Heart Church on the corner of ...

Empower sweeps contested offices, turnout drops to just 7.4 percent

Empower sweeps contested offices, turnout drops to just 7.4 percent

Cassie Dickman
April 19, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

Empower swept the Associated Students, Inc. elections last week as turnout dropped 8 percent from last year. Results were announced at the ASI Election Results Party April 13 in the University Union Redwood Room. While the atmosphere in the last election event of the school year was energetic — there ...

Kagianas wins ASI president race as voter turnout drops ten percent

Kagianas wins ASI president race as voter turnout drops ten percent

Cassie Dickman
April 14, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

Empower swept the Sacramento State Associated Students elections Thursday night, with all the candidates running for the slate winning their respective races. “All the work that we’ve done in the past two-and-half (to) three weeks, it’s all come down to this. It’s paid off and I’m just so...

Elections for ASI Board of Directors to be held next week

Elections for ASI Board of Directors to be held next week

Cassie Dickman
April 3, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

Sacramento State’s Associated Students, Inc. kicked off its election season last week with candidate forums and a Coffee and Candidate event, giving students a chance to get to know the ASI hopefuls running to represent them on the Board of Directors for the 2017-18 school year “Each new boar...

Sac State choirs to bring ‘Music Makers’ concert to Sacred Heart Church

Sac State choirs to bring ‘Music Makers’ concert to Sacred Heart Church

Cassie Dickman
March 6, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured

Throughout the day musical notes float through the corridors of Capistrano Hall, occasionally escaping the building’s sandy stone walls to faintly dance their way to the ears of bustling students. This warm, sunny Thursday was no different as Choral Director Donald Kendrick prepared for his upcom...

Religious groups fight online after speaker mix-up

Religious groups fight online after speaker mix-up

Cassie Dickman
February 22, 2017
Filed under Featured, News

A disagreement between Sacramento State’s Ratio Christi and Muslim Student Association clubs played out in a public series of Facebook posts on the former’s “Women in Christianity and Islam” event page. The purpose of the event, which was held on Feb. 15 in the University Union’s Hinde Auditorium, was to e...

Next Page »