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Sac State students enjoy favorite apps, hobbies during holiday breaks

Sac State students enjoy favorite apps, hobbies during holiday breaks

Shiavon Chatman

December 6, 2018


Filed under Culture, Instagram

With classes canceled a few weeks ago, Sacramento State students had a few extra days of Thanksgiving break. Some using social media, while others shied away from their phones to spend time with family. As more holidays approach, some students can expect a million questions from family members on what they...

Furry fandom, subculture alive in Sacramento area

Furry fandom, subculture alive in Sacramento area

Brittney Delgado, Arts & Entertainment editor

December 5, 2018


Filed under Culture, Instagram

The furry fandom, a subculture where people dress and adapt anthropomorphic animal characters but maintain their human personality, is one fraction of a whole set of subcultures students belong to at Sacramento State. Nami Hunter, an art studio major at Sac State, partakes in the furry subculture by ...

‘My whole childhood is lost:’ Softball player’s community destroyed by fire

‘My whole childhood is lost:’ Softball player’s community destroyed by fire

Alex Daniels, Opinion editor

December 3, 2018


Filed under Featured, Instagram, Softball, Sports

Sacramento State junior outfielder Kayla Grubert was walking to class when she got a call from her brother telling her there was a fire back in her hometown of Paradise, California. Her brother — who was on his way to class — turned back home, grabbed the family pets and evacuated the area, ...

REVIEW: Ariana Grande’s ‘thank u, next’ video is everything we ever needed

REVIEW: Ariana Grande’s ‘thank u, next’ video is everything we ever needed

Storm Ray

November 30, 2018


Filed under Culture, Instagram, Opinion

The wait is over, and after weeks of teasing on social media, Ariana Grande has finally released the video for her new-chart topping single, “thank u, next” and yes, it’s as amazing as we thought it would be. Miss Ariana Grande catering to us 90s girls with a flashback our favorite teen movies ...

Jody Sears Q&A: What went wrong at Sac State — and what’s next

Jody Sears Q&A: What went wrong at Sac State — and what’s next

Shaun Holkko, Social Media editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under Featured, Football, Instagram, Sports

Head coach Jody Sears and the Sacramento State football team came into 2018 with a lot of hype following a 7-4 season in 2017. The Hornets did not live up to expectations this season as injuries piled up and the team failed to win a single game in Big Sky Conference play, finishing the season 2-8...

Dates are set for Sac State’s ‘largest graduation ever’

Dates are set for Sac State’s ‘largest graduation ever’

Claire Morgan, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured, Instagram, News

Sacramento State President Robert Nelsen announced plans to hold Spring 2019 commencement ceremonies — the university’s “largest graduation ever” — over three days at the Golden 1 Center. “We are excited that we will be able to celebrate graduation with our students, their friends, and ...

Sac State extends deadlines as a result of campus closure

Sac State extends deadlines as a result of campus closure

Francina Sanchez

November 29, 2018


Filed under Featured, Instagram, News

Sacramento State students returned to campus in a state of uncertainty, not knowing how a two week hiatus would affect their coursework and upcoming tests. As a result of the closures, Sac State announced a series of academic deadline changes. Campus reopened Monday after being closed for two weeks to he...

Key stats from 5 years of Jody Sears as head football coach

Key stats from 5 years of Jody Sears as head football coach

Thomas Frey, Sports editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Featured, Football, Instagram, Sports

Sacramento State fired Jody Sears on Monday after he went 20-35 in five seasons with the Hornets. In three of those seasons, the Hornets won just two games. RELATED: Sac State fires head football coach Jody Sears after 2-8 season Sears came to Sacramento after winning two games at Weber State University in 2013. In that year, h...

Sac State fires head football coach Jody Sears after 2-8 season

Sac State fires head football coach Jody Sears after 2-8 season

Thomas Frey, Sports editor

November 26, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured, Football, Instagram, Sports

Sears went 20-35 in five years at Sac State

Sac State men’s basketball defeats UC Davis 58-55

Sac State men’s basketball defeats UC Davis 58-55

Thomas Frey, Sports editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Featured, Instagram, Sports

Sacramento State senior point guard Marcus Graves hit a game-winning basket with 10.1 seconds to give Sac State a 58-55 win over University of California, Davis Tuesday at the Golden 1 Center. Sac State [2-0] led at the end of the first half and most of the game before UC Davis [1-5] took a lead ...

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