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Sac State vote center provides real-world example for new California election law

Sac State vote center provides real-world example for new California election law

Cory Jaynes, Managing Editor

October 30, 2019

Last November, a three-hour line of voters stretched through Sacramento State’s Modoc Hall as the university hosted the first vote center on a California college campus.  Now, the recently signed Assembly Bill 59 prioritizes colleges for vote center placement to increase student turnout on Election Day. Assemblymember Ash Kalra, D-San Jose, is the bill’s author, and...

ASI researching free meal program using UEI eateries excess

ASI researching free meal program using UEI eateries excess

Victor Corral Martinez

October 10, 2019

Associated Students, Inc. and University Enterprises, Inc. are planning to implement a new program on campus to help fight against food insecurity among Sacramento State students.  One of ASI’s “strategic priorities” for the 2019-2020 school year is to assess the feasibility of doing a program in the style of Epicure Extras that would include the Dining Commons and the many other eateries ...

NEWS PODCAST: A closer look at ASI’s goals for the semester

NEWS PODCAST: A closer look at ASI’s goals for the semester

Will Coburn and Victor Corral Martinez

September 23, 2019

ASI reporter Victor Corral Martinez sits down with ASI President Christian Miguel Landaverde to talk about ASI’s goals for the semester, from feminine hygiene products to educating students about the 2020 census. Stories covered: 2019 Clery Report shows 31 instances of sexual assault at Sac State st...

ASI Food Pantry University Union location to serve more students

ASI Food Pantry University Union location to serve more students

Leslie Hicks

September 16, 2019

The ASI Food Pantry on campus has opened its new location in the University Union, room 1246, with a mission to “provide food and basic necessities to Sacramento State students in need at no cost,” according to the pantry’s website. The location in the Union is located next to the Crisis Assistance and Resource Educatio...

VIDEO: Sac State administrators and students rappel down 16 stories in support of at-risk youth

VIDEO: Sac State administrators and students rappel down 16 stories in support of at-risk youth

Kelly Kiernan, Video editor

September 13, 2019

Sacramento State faculty, administrators and students participated in the Over The Edge fundraiser in support of at-risk youth on Friday. Participants gathered downtown at the Marriott Residence Inn at 7 a.m. and began the 16 story plunge.

Sac State 2019 ASI election results announced

Sac State 2019 ASI election results announced

Jordan Silva-Benham and Ronaldo Gomez

April 11, 2019

Christian Miguel Landaverde and Jennifer Gross were elected President and Executive Vice President for the 2019-20 school year after Sacramento State’s Associated Students, Inc. elections held on Tuesday and Wednesday. As opposed to last year’s ASI presidential election, where only one ticket ran,...

VIDEO: ASI offers shuttle service to campus voting center

Kelly Kiernan

November 6, 2018

ASI offered a shuttle service between the Library Quad and the voting center at Modoc Hall on Election Day. RELATED: GALLERY: Sac State students spend Election Day at new voting center

ASI & CDI to host Supreme Court panel

ASI & CDI to host Supreme Court panel

Will Coburn

October 9, 2018

Associated Students, Inc. and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion will be hosting a panel discussion about the Supreme Court confirmation process Tuesday. The discussion will be in the Redwood Room of the University Union from 2:30-4 p.m.   Reuben Greenwald, ASI director of Student Engagement...

ASI makes major change to Safe Rides program

ASI makes major change to Safe Rides program

Storm Ray

September 14, 2018

Sacramento State Associated Students, Inc. is making significant changes to the Safe Rides program due to issues with liabilities and effectiveness. The newly dubbed Safe Rides Cash Back Program is aimed at reducing incidents of drinking and driving among the Sac State community that could result in acc...

ASI election results announced

ASI election results announced

Eric Jaramishian

April 13, 2018

  The presidential ticket of Noel Mora and Rachael Dal Porto won after running unopposed in the Sacramento State Associated Students, Inc. elections on April 11-12. The position of president was one of five positions that had just one candidate running. Of the 13 positions available, an add...

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