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The State Hornet

The student news site of Sacramento State University

The State Hornet

Student news without fear or favor

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Sac State alumna Emmerald Evans was one of several students who went through the foster system. She said her ultimate goal was to become an attorney for foster youth, inspired by her own experience. (Profile photo: courtesy of Emmerald Evans. Background photo: Jacob Peterson. Graphic made in Canva by Kamelia Varasteh)

‘They’re going through higher education by themselves’ : The foster student experience

Jacob Peterson, news staffer December 3, 2022
Foster students represent an often ignored section of the campus community, facing unique challenges.

Concerned students talk about their need for better safety at sexual assault town hall

December 3, 2022
Sac State students revealed personal stories in the hopes that it may inspire school administration to act.

Students For Quality Education suggest defunding campus police.

Cristian Gonzalez, Multimedia Reporter November 18, 2022
The Sac State community continues discussion of over-policing on campus.

Sac State students show support against antisemitism at town hall

November 17, 2022

Sacramento State hosted a town hall on Nov. 9 to discuss the antisemitic acts that are occurring on campus. Students attended the event to learn more about the issues at hand and show their support towards...

The king of reggaeton has exited the building

Laura De la Garza Garcia May 16, 2022
Sac State students reminisce on Daddy Yankee’s career following the announcement of his retirement from the music industry. The Latin artist released an album and announced final world tour dates as a way to commemorate his departure.

Mask mandate is lifted, but not for everyone

Isaiah Mercado April 28, 2022
The mask mandate was lifted for almost everyone at Sac State, but not for some. Two centers on campus are still required to wear them. See who they are and why the mandate persists for them:

State Hornet Broadcast: Women’s History Month Special

This week on The State Hornet Broadcast, Staffers Nadia Sabbaghian, Erick Amaya and Alexis Hunt highlight Women’s History Month

How the shift to virtual meetings impacted Sac State support centers

Isaiah Mercado March 18, 2022
Sacramento State went virtual during the month of January until Feb. 7. Did this sudden shift disrupt support centers from being able to help students get the resources they need?

State Hornet Broadcast: Black History Month Special

Nadia Sabbaghian, Erick Amaya, and James Fife February 28, 2022
This week on The State Hornet Broadcast, Staffers Nadia Sabbaghian and Erick Amaya highlight Black History Month from the perspectives of students and a Black Sacramento artist, Aliyah Sidqe.

Resumen del Semestre Otoño 2021: EL AVISPÓN DEL ESTADO BROADCAST

Mercy Sosa, Erick Amaya, and Erick Salgado December 20, 2021

En esta edición de El Avispón del Estado, el reportero general de la Diversidad, Equidad y Identidad Erick Amaya y la editora digital Mercy Sosa dan un resumen sobre todas las noticias y cobertura del...

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