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Letter to the editor: Nelsen’s statements show ‘bias’

Letter to the editor: Nelsen’s statements show ‘bias’

State Hornet
November 12, 2016
Filed under Letters to the editor, Opinion, Trump

Good afternoon State University stakeholders and news agencies. I am writing to report on Sac State's President and his inappropriate conduct. Robert Nelsen is the newly appointed head my University. I love this college, the atmosphere, and the education, but have felt harassed, demeaned and i...

EDITORIAL: Take a Xanax, America

EDITORIAL: Take a Xanax, America

State Hornet
November 4, 2016
Filed under Opinion / Editorials

America, you need to take a Xanax. Election seasons are adversarial, and they should be. The Democratic and Republican parties have vastly different views on the course our nation should take and partisan cheerleading and criticism, even invective, is part of the process. But at some point, partisan...

23 eye-catching costumes of students this Halloween

23 eye-catching costumes of students this Halloween

State Hornet
October 31, 2016
Filed under Culture, Featured, Features, Uncategorized

(Photos by Sharlene Phou and Edrian Pamintuan) ...

EDITORIAL: No more clowning around

EDITORIAL: No more clowning around

State Hornet
October 28, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Opinion / Editorials

It has been said that laughter is the sound of surprise. And what’s more surprising than seeing a grown man in garish clown makeup jumping out from behind some bushes and brandishing a machete? In America, there is a rich tradition of tricking and treating every Halloween, but the tradition of cr...

EDITORIAL: Seeing Michael Brown Sr. speak is morally mandatory

EDITORIAL: Seeing Michael Brown Sr. speak is morally mandatory

State Hornet
October 20, 2016
Filed under Opinion, Opinion / Editorials

Let’s cut to the chase. Michael Brown, Sr. is coming to campus Thursday, and you need to be there. Listening to him speak is an opportunity to learn secondhand how the current state of racial politics in our nation came to be, and how it has affected people involved firsthand. National conversa...

Editorial: Campus-wide smoking ban is not a workable solution for all

Editorial: Campus-wide smoking ban is not a workable solution for all

State Hornet
October 6, 2016
Filed under Uncategorized

As California law becomes more restrictive on who can smoke and where a person can smoke, colleges have become a battleground in the war on tobacco. But the most prudent way forward that Sacramento State can take with regard to smoking is a sensible compromise. Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill l...

Sac State Says – Smoking policy

State Hornet
October 6, 2016
Filed under Uncategorized

California Governor Jerry Brown vetoed a bill last week that would have banned smoking on California State University and community college campuses, arguing that colleges “already have the authority” to set their own smoking policies. We asked students their thoughts on what smoking policy Sacramento...

City of Trees Brass Band

City of Trees Brass Band

State Hornet
May 3, 2016
Filed under Culture, Photos

The City of Trees Brass Band performs a mixture of New Orleans funk and West Coast contemporary in Old Sacrament, Saturday, March 26. The band will be performing the last Nooner concert of the spring semester, which will be hosted by UNIQUE Programs in the University Union Serna Plaza, Wednesday...

Starbucks vs Java City

State Hornet
February 16, 2016
Filed under Culture, Video

Video was originally posted on Feb. 16, 2016 Corrections: A student in the original video was removed for a misleading quote about a sign in Starbucks. Starbucks has a Proposition 65 warning that informs their customers of chemicals such as acrylamide in their coffee. This chemical is al...

Issue 15 Volume 70

State Hornet
January 28, 2016
Filed under News

Issue 15 ...

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