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First-year homesickness: How do students manage?

First-year homesickness: How do students manage?

Will Coburn

November 13, 2018


Filed under Culture

Moving away to college can be a rough series of adjustments, be it from across the country or just from across the state. Alongside learning to live on their own for the first time, first year students are confronted with needing to make whole new social circles while at college. This is a look at h...

Sage Beamon brings ‘The Real Tea’ to Sac State

Sage Beamon brings ‘The Real Tea’ to Sac State

Andres Aguirre

November 13, 2018


Filed under Campus, Culture, Uncategorized

Every Monday morning, Sacramento State sophomore Sage Beamon scours social media and entertainment news sites while preparing to “spill the tea” on her radio show on KSSU. “It’s about pop culture: It’s where I get to spill the tea about what’s going on,” Beamon said about her self-ho...

REACTION: Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dead at 95

REACTION: Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dead at 95

Will Coburn

November 12, 2018


Filed under Culture

Marvel Editor-in-Chief and comics author Stan Lee died at age 95 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles according to CNN. This is my favorite Stan Lee story. . . at least without The Thing in it. It comes from a VHS of “The Comic Book Greats.” I probably watched it so much as a child that it melted, but it i...

Improv, Why Not? club hosts benefit show for campus homelessness services

Improv, Why Not? club hosts benefit show for campus homelessness services

Camille Escovedo

November 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Culture

Sacramento State’s Improv, Why Not? club hosted a stand-up and improvisation comedy benefit show Saturday night in the Hinde Auditorium to raise money and clothing donations for homelessness services. JinBae Jung, president of Improv, Why Not?, said he wanted to introduce the club to an audience, pr...

Jesse McCartney brings nostalgia to a sold-out show

Jesse McCartney brings nostalgia to a sold-out show

Souvanna Jarvis

November 9, 2018


Filed under Campus, Culture, Featured, Instagram

Singer and songwriter Jesse McCartney performed to a sold-out show Thursday night at Sacramento State in the University Union Ballroom. Fans of the 2000s teen heartthrob lined up outside the doors of the Ballroom hours before the event, leading the line straight out the doors of the Union. B...

#SacStateSays: “Have you ever watched an ASMR video?”

#SacStateSays: “Have you ever watched an ASMR video?”

Khanlin Rodgers

November 9, 2018


Filed under Culture

The popularity of ASMR videos have been on a steady rise over the last few years. The videos are meant to provide a relaxing and immersive experience that relies on audio more than visuals, but not everyone finds them satisfying. The State Hornet set out to ask students what their experience with the ...

VIDEO: Post-concert interview with Jesse McCartney at Sac State

Kelly Kiernan

November 9, 2018


Filed under Culture, Music, Video

Jesse McCartney answers questions after his sold-out show at Sac State on Nov. 9, 2018. RELATED: Jesse McCartney brings nostalgia to a sold-out show

VIDEO: Sac State students express excitement for Jesse McCartney’s concert

Kelly Kiernan

November 9, 2018


Filed under Culture, Music, Video

Sac State students express their excitement for Jesse McCartney's concert on Nov. 9, 2018. RELATED: Jesse McCartney brings nostalgia to a sold-out show

Play therapy: counseling for children through the means of play

Play therapy: counseling for children through the means of play

Eucario Calderon

November 8, 2018


Filed under Culture

A graduate course at Sacramento state also offers a unique service to children at the Center for Counseling and Diagnostic Service on campus. Play therapy is a form of counseling through means of play for children ages generally 3 to 7 years old. These sessions are usually 30 minutes to an hour lon...

Student’s life changed after accidentally finding passion for art

Student’s life changed after accidentally finding passion for art

Margherita Beale, News editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Culture

Savannah Edgeworth, a Sacramento State art education major, said that her favorite part of creating art is the process itself. She said that in the same way that a person may experience a “runner’s high” — a feeling of euphoria during or after running — she goes into a trance as she pai...

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