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NEWS PODCAST: Sac State student shares experience reporting sexually abusive relationship

NEWS PODCAST: Sac State student shares experience reporting sexually abusive relationship

Ashton Byers and Robbie Pierce

February 20, 2020

Content warning: This episode contains an account of an abusive relationship involving sexual assault and threats of violence. On this week’s episode of The State Hornet News Podcast, staffer Ashton Byers sits down with Sacramento State criminal justice major Emily Kyle to discuss her experience filing a...

NEWS PODCAST: The Black student experience at Sac State

NEWS PODCAST: The Black student experience at Sac State

Kayleen Carter and Nijzel Dotson

February 6, 2020

This week on The State Hornet News Podcast, diversity and identity beat reporter Kayleen Carter and staff writer Nijzel Dotson sit down with freshman criminal justice major Hannah Rowlett to discuss the Black student experience at Sac State in honor of Black History Month.  Carter and Dotson are working on a feature s...

NEWS PODCAST: Recapping the Women’s March, previewing the semester

NEWS PODCAST: Recapping the Women’s March, previewing the semester

Robbie Pierce, Kendra Rivera-Molina, and Margherita Beale

January 23, 2020

Thousands rallied Saturday as part of the fourth annual Sacramento Women’s March, and news editor Kendra Rivera-Molina was there to cover the event for The State Hornet. On this episode of The State Hornet News Podcast, Rivera-Molina sat down with podcast editor Robbie Pierce to recap the march. R...

NEWS PODCAST: What happened to get Cal Fit removed from campus?

NEWS PODCAST: What happened to get Cal Fit removed from campus?

Margherita Beale and Will Coburn

December 13, 2019

Last Friday, Sacramento State’s Student Organizations and Leadership announced it was removing fitness company Cal Fit’s rights to table on campus. State Hornet editor-in-chief Margherita Beale was already in the process of reporting a story about students who were complaining about aggressive sales...

NEWS PODCAST: Project Rebound students discuss life after incarceration

NEWS PODCAST: Project Rebound students discuss life after incarceration

Will Coburn

December 6, 2019

Earlier this year Project Rebound, an equity program for formerly incarcerated students, received a $3.3 million in state funding across multiple college campuses, the office at Sacramento State was involved in that budget ask. On this week’s episode of The State Hornet News Podcast, podcast...

NEWS PODCAST: The true meaning of Friendsgiving

NEWS PODCAST: The true meaning of Friendsgiving

Will Coburn

November 27, 2019

Not everyone has the ability to go home for Thanksgiving, and others may not even have a home to go to. The tradition of Friendsgiving is one that’s becoming more popular to help people fill in the gaps. Podcast editor Will Coburn brought his friend and Sac State psychology student Leslie Vernon in t...

NEWS PODCAST: Sac State introduces foreign students to American culture and education

NEWS PODCAST: Sac State introduces foreign students to American culture and education

Regina Reddick and Will Coburn

November 22, 2019

Iyo Chen, a political science major, had her sights on coming to America. Advertisements in Japan made America alluring and she tested well in her English comprehension to make her a good candidate for a foreign exchange student application. Now she talks about her experiences at Sac State with reporter...

NEWS PODCAST: No charges filed in case of Sac State student’s death

NEWS PODCAST: No charges filed in case of Sac State student’s death

Jordan Silva-Benham and Will Coburn

November 15, 2019

Podcast editor Will Coburn sits down with news editor Jordan Silva-Benham to discuss the unanswered questions after the Sacramento County District Attorney decided no to press charges in relation to the death of Sacramento State student Will Molina, a member of the university’s Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity...

NEWS PODCAST: School after the Air Force

NEWS PODCAST:  School after the Air Force

Ashton Byers and Will Coburn

November 8, 2019

Listen as Air Force veteran John Rayome, a Sac State communication studies major, chronicles his experiences returning to school after his service. Rayome talked with The State Hornet reporter and fellow Air Force veteran Ashton Byers about his deployments, struggles he faced with drugs and alcohol...

NEWS PODCAST: Nebaiot Lemma on filming at Sac State

NEWS PODCAST: Nebaiot Lemma on filming at Sac State

Brooke Uhlenhop and Will Coburn

November 1, 2019

Viral TikToker and YouTuber Nebaiot Lemma sat down with The State Hornet reporter Brooke Uhlenhop to talk about what goes into his filming, what inspires his comedy and why he decides to film on campus. Music: Tropea by Filmstro.com...

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