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BROOKE’S UHLENBOPS S1E9: Staffers’ Favorite Genres: Hip-Hop

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Brooke Uhlenhop, Nijzel Dotson, and Robbie Pierce

May 1, 2020

On this episode of Brooke’s UhlenBops, the format is changed up a bit as host Brooke Uhlenhop is joined by State Hornet staff writer Nijzel Dotson to give Dotson a chance to discuss one of his favorite genres that Brooke isn’t so familiar with, hip-hop.  Music: Lollipop by Alex Beroza...

STATE HORNET NEWS BROADCAST: Student fee class-action lawsuit, emergency student grants and more

STATE HORNET NEWS BROADCAST: Student fee class-action lawsuit, emergency student grants and more

Kayla Brown, Mack Ervin III, and Allisyn Mayhew

May 1, 2020

In the latest episode of the State Hornet News broadcast, a Sonoma State student files a class action lawsuit against the California State University system, Sac State students will receive emergency federal grants, a former Hornets football player signs for the NFL and more. RELATED: Students sue ...

Sac State students embrace their culture through hair

A detailed look at braid work done by fourth year student Ivie Eboigbodin. Photo courtesy of Ivie Eboigbodin.

Dylan McNeill

April 30, 2020

Black hair can take many forms with its versatile styles, colors and added jewelry, but it's more than just style — Black hair is culture. In the 19th century, African American and Black Americans often tried to straighten their hair to fit in with white culture, and during the Civil Rights era, em...

CORONAVIRUS BRIEFS E4: Lawsuit over campus fees, emergency financial aid

CORONAVIRUS BRIEFS E4: Lawsuit over campus fees, emergency financial aid

Margherita Beale, Madeleine Beck, and Robbie Pierce

April 30, 2020

On this episode of our Coronavirus Briefs series, editor-in-chief Margherita Beale, deputy copy editor Maddie Beck and podcast editor Robbie Pierce discuss a class-action lawsuit against the California State University system about mandatory and now-inaccessible campus fees, emergency financial aid a...

DOUBLE COVERAGE S1E14: 2020 NFL Draft Recap

Graphic courtesy of Angel Casillas

Shaun Holkko and Mack Ervin III

April 29, 2020

This week on Double Coverage, hosts Shaun Holkko and Mack Ervin III go over the NFL’s first virtual draft, and talk about where the top rated quarterbacks went, how they feel about their favorite picks, which draftees have Sacramento connections, their favorite moments and more. Music: Funkorama ...

Sac State football team adapts workouts to stay-at-home orders

Sac State football team adapts workouts to stay-at-home orders

Allisyn Mayhew

April 29, 2020

The Sacramento State football team, as well as teams across the country, have been forced to adapt to the closure of nearly all training facilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic by sending out training programs and holding virtual meetings.  The Hornets saw a lot of success last season with an opening 77-...

SHIAVON’S JAWN PODCAST S2E5, ft. DRINK TIL WE’RE MARRIED: The ‘Insecure’ Cast, Part 2

Graphic by Brooke Uhlenhop

Shiavon Chatman and Robbie Pierce

April 27, 2020

On the second part of this episode of Shiavon’s Jawn, host Shiavon Chatman is once again joined by her aunt and Drink Til We’re Married host Johnnetta Wells to continue their discussion of the HBO show “Insecure,” their feelings on “TSA Bae” and “Asian Bae,” who they would “smash, marry...

NEWS PODCAST: Assembly Bill 2023 and deadnaming in the classroom

Sac State alumnus Lauren Pulido currently works for the state legislature. Pulido appeared on this episode of the News Podcast to discuss Assembly Bill 2023.

Kayleen Carter and Robbie Pierce

April 27, 2020

On this episode of The State Hornet’s News Podcast, our diversity and identity beat writer Kayleen Carter interviewed Lauren Pulido, a class of 2019 alumnus who now works at the state legislature, about AB 2023. If passed, the bill would allow transgender and nonbinary students to use their preferred...

SPORTS PODCAST: Senior pitcher Parker Brahms on Sac State career

Sac State pitcher Parker Brahms prepares to throw a pitch during his sophomore year against Santa Clara University at John Smith Field on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Brahms is currently a senior and inactive due to the cancellation of spring athletics.

Robyn Dobson, Shaun Holkko, and Robbie Pierce

April 24, 2020

On this episode of The State Hornet Sports Podcast, senior pitcher Parker Brahms met with State Hornet sports writer Shaun Holkko to discuss Brahms’ childhood, his baseball career, how he got to Sac State and how he is adapting to the cancellation of spring athletics.  Music: Rumble by Bensound ...

STATE HORNET NEWS BROADCAST: Sac State study abroad suspensions, AB 1460 and more

STATE HORNET NEWS BROADCAST: Sac State study abroad suspensions, AB 1460 and more

Savannah Solley, Mack Ervin III, and Kayla Brown

April 24, 2020

In the latest episode The State Hornet News broadcast, we provide updates on the cancellation of all study abroad programs for fall 2020, faculty senate discussions on AB 1460, information on how Californians and undocumented immigrants can apply financial assistance and more. RELATED: Sac State sus...

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