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#SacStateSays: Who do you think is the most influential woman in history?

#SacStateSays: Who do you think is the most influential woman in history?

Ines Rosales
March 15, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured

March is Women's History Month, so we decided to ask some Sacramento State students about who they think is the most influential woman in history. Weigh in online by using the hashtag #SacStateSays. (Photos and reporting by Ines Rosales)...

Sacramento State students discuss motivations to be student activists

Sacramento State students discuss motivations to be student activists

Ines Rosales
February 22, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured

In a time of peak political interest sparked by last year’s election, Sacramento State students have been standing up and making their voices heard through protests and activism. Aya Khalifeh, a senior government-international relations major, first became politically active during her senior yea...

‘The Vagina Monologues’ confront stigmas surrounding sexuality and women’s health

‘The Vagina Monologues’ confront stigmas surrounding sexuality and women’s health

Ines Rosales
February 20, 2017
Filed under Culture, Featured

Reporting by Ines Rosales and Claire Morgan Hundreds crowded the University Union Ballroom on to watch Sacramento State’s benefit production of “The Vagina Monologues” on Thursday, Feb. 16. “The Vagina Monologues” was written by Eve Ensler in 1996 as a way to celebrate women. Performanc...

Sac State’s singles get creative for Valentine’s Day

Sac State’s singles get creative for Valentine’s Day

Ines Rosales
February 9, 2017
Filed under Culture

Valentine’s Day is known to most for sappy love letters, chocolate, flowers and candle-lit dinners, but for some Sacramento State students, being single on Feb. 14 is nothing new. Those without significant others tend get creative and find their own ways to navigate a day that promotes romance and to...

Oakland comic Erik Clark to bring laughs to Sac State

Oakland comic Erik Clark to bring laughs to Sac State

Ines Rosales
February 1, 2017
Filed under Culture

Comedian Erik Clark will be hosting a comedy show titled "E. Clark & Friends" alongside Bay Area natives DC Ervin and G. King at the University Union Ballroom on Thursday, Feb. 9. Clark, who was raised in Oakland, graduated from UC Davis in 1999 with a bachelor's degree in sociology. However,...