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Major Sac State construction projects total over $206 million

Major Sac State construction projects total over $206 million

Luis Platero

February 6, 2019

Sacramento State has been under construction since 2017, adding five new buildings that have cost the university roughly $206 million. The projects include the new Ernest E. Tschannen Science Complex, the University Union expansion and renovation, Parking Structure V with the accompanying Welcome Cent...

EDITORIAL: Sac State needs renovation, not construction

EDITORIAL: Sac State needs renovation, not construction

State Hornet Editorial Board

February 6, 2019

It’s no secret that Sacramento State has been a full-time construction zone for as long as anyone can remember. Physical change is a crucial aspect of developing as an institution. For a university founded almost 72 years ago, construction is not only a literal component of moving with the times,...

University Union’s Games Room set to reopen this semester

University Union’s Games Room set to reopen this semester

Milan Cabebe

February 6, 2019

Sacramento State’s new and improved Games Room will be back and open for business later this semester, according to University Union officials. This popular spot has been under construction and hidden behind walls since the end of 2016. The time has come for those walls to finally be torn down...

Sac State gymnastics moving to newly-purchased $4.5 million facility

Sac State gymnastics moving to newly-purchased $4.5 million facility

Thomas Frey, Sports editor

February 5, 2019

Sacramento State has bought a building on Folsom Blvd. for $4.5 million that will become the gymnastics team’s new training facility. For the past seven years, the Hornets have practiced nearly 19 miles away at Elevate Gymnastics Academy in Elk Grove. The team spent about 30 minutes each day driv...

Sac State’s next construction project: The WELL

Sac State’s next construction project: The WELL

Robert Moon

February 5, 2019

If you have ever had to wait for equipment at The WELL, you may be happy to know that efforts to increase space for exercise areas will soon be underway. Union WELL Inc. a non-profit auxiliary organization of Sacramento State which operates both the University Union and The WELL, announced it would be...

Art department renovations on hold again, students frustrated yet hopeful

Art department renovations on hold again, students frustrated yet hopeful

Travis Boudreau

February 4, 2019

Tasked with working around peeling walls, minimal storage space, tight work quarters  and insufficient maintenance updates, art students are still waiting for renovations to be made at their department buildings. Kadema Hall and the Art Sculpture Lab are the heart of Sacramento State’s art de...