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Sac State beatboxer competing in Celebration of Music talent search

Sac State beatboxer competing in Celebration of Music talent search

Regina Reddick

September 19, 2019

Gavin Willson, a Sacramento State freshman and beatboxer, will be competing in the Celebration of Music talent search at the Crest Theater in Sacramento Friday.  Entirely self-taught, Willson was inspired by the positive reaction he saw when a videogamer on YouTube began beatboxing. He wanted to be able...

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST: The first meeting of Sac State’s Chapter of the Lil’ Kim Defense Squad

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST: The first meeting of Sac State’s Chapter of the Lil’ Kim Defense Squad

Shiavon Chatman and Will Coburn

September 19, 2019

The second part of last week’s discussion on “stan culture.” This week, Shiavon and former State Hornet news editor Adria are going deeper on stans, casting shade on The Shade Room and standing up for Lil’ Kim. Music: Chabba from Filmstro.com...

SPORTS PODCAST: Bill would allow student athlete endorsement deals, if Newsom signs

SPORTS PODCAST: Bill would allow student athlete endorsement deals, if Newsom signs

Max Connor and Shaun Holkko

September 17, 2019

In this episode of The State Hornet Sports weekly podcast with sports editor Shaun Holkko, podcast editor Will Coburn and higher education reporter Max Connor talk about the implications of SB 206. For more coverage of Sac State Soccer and Hornet Athletics, visit StateHornet.com Music: « Rum...

#SacStateSays: ‘What do you think about college athletes taking endorsement deals?’

#SacStateSays: ‘What do you think about college athletes taking endorsement deals?’

Jordan Silva-Benham, News editor

September 14, 2019

The California Legislature unanimously passed SB 206, the Fair Pay for Play Act, Wednesday granting college athletes to profit off their own likeness pending Gov. Gavin Newsom's signature. The State Hornet talked to Sacramento State students about their thoughts on the bill. Weigh in on social media...

NEWS PODCAST: Sac State accidently invites 3,500 waitlisted students to Admitted Students Day

NEWS PODCAST: Sac State accidently invites 3,500 waitlisted students to Admitted  Students Day

Will Coburn and Max Connor

September 13, 2019

The third episode of the weekly State Hornet News Podcast covering the 3500 waitlisted students Sac State accidentally invited to Accepted Students Day and discussing the details with higher education reporter Max Connor. Stories covered: Sac State accidentally accepts 3,500 waitlisted stud...

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST: A belated Bey’s birthday

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST: A belated Bey’s birthday

Shiavon Chatman, Will Coburn

September 12, 2019

 The second episode of Shiavon's Jawn. This week Shiavon celebrates Beyonce's birthday with former State Hornet news editor Adria Watson. Listen as the two take a dive into the toxic end of "stan culture." Music: Chabba from Filmstro.com...

SPORTS PODCAST: Sitting down with Sac State Pres. Nelsen

SPORTS PODCAST: Sitting down with Sac State Pres. Nelsen

Savannah Solley and Shaun Holkko

September 11, 2019

The State Hornet Sports weekly podcast with sports editor Shaun Holkko. Shaun and reporter Savannah Solley sit down with Sac State President Robert Nelsen to talk about Hornet Sports and his brief stint playing basketball. For more coverage of Sac State Soccer and Hornet Athletics, visit StateHorn...

NEWS PODCAST: A closer looks at Brown Issues

NEWS PODCAST:  A closer looks at Brown Issues

Will Coburn and Kendra L. Rivera

September 7, 2019

The second episode of The State Hornet News Podcast covering: SB 24; new bus routes; new bookstore layouts and an interview about Brown Issues and the memorial for the victims of the Aug. 3, El Paso shooting. Stories Covered: Students rally in Sacramento for college campus abortion care SacRT w...

SPORTS PODCAST: Men’s soccer preview

SPORTS PODCAST: Men’s soccer preview

Shaun Holkko and Vince Castellana

September 6, 2019

The State Hornet Sports weekly podcast with sports editor Shaun Holkko previewing the 2019 soccer season with podcast as soccer beat writer Vince Castellana as he interviews coach Michael Linenberger, sophomore Oscar Govea and freshman Genaro Alfaro. For more coverage of Sac State Soccer and ...

Hornet Bookstore reorganizes, leaves some Sac State students confused

Hornet Bookstore reorganizes, leaves some Sac State students confused

Ashton Byers

September 6, 2019

Sacramento State's Hornet Bookstore changed its layout over the summer and now has textbooks arranged alphabetically by author.  Before the change, the Hornet Bookstore’s textbooks were organized alphabetically by department. The changes were made over the summer, according to Jaime Scobel, manager of the Ho...

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