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Public comments open on proposed sweeping Title IX changes

Public comments open on proposed sweeping Title IX changes

Will Coburn

November 30, 2018


Filed under News

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ proposed changes to Title IX that reduces universities’ liability in sexual assault cases are now open to public comment after being announced Nov. 16. Public comment will be open for 60 days closing Jan. 28 and can be made at regulations.gov. Sacramento State is unable to provide comment on the proposed changes to regulations...

Dates are set for Sac State’s ‘largest graduation ever’

Dates are set for Sac State’s ‘largest graduation ever’

Claire Morgan, Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, Featured, Instagram, News

Sacramento State President Robert Nelsen announced plans to hold Spring 2019 commencement ceremonies — the university’s “largest graduation ever” — over three days at the Golden 1 Center. “We are excited that we will be able to celebrate graduation with our students, their friends, and ...

Students and professors share how smoke closures changed their classes

Students and professors share how smoke closures changed their classes

Aaron Jackson

November 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, Featured, News

Sacramento State students and professors alike were impacted academically by an unexpected two-week campus closure caused by poor air quality. Campus was closed for nearly two weeks due to smoke from the Camp Fire in Butte County, the deadliest wildfire in the country in a century. Campus reopened ...

Sac State to welcome new vice president in January

Sac State to welcome new vice president in January

Storm Ray

November 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Sacramento State President Robert Nelsen announced Wednesday that the university has hired a new vice president for administration and chief financial officer. Jonathan Bowman will replace Stacy Hayano, current vice president for administration and chief financial officer, who has held the position ...

Sac State extends deadlines as a result of campus closure

Sac State extends deadlines as a result of campus closure

Francina Sanchez

November 29, 2018


Filed under Featured, Instagram, News

Sacramento State students returned to campus in a state of uncertainty, not knowing how a two week hiatus would affect their coursework and upcoming tests. As a result of the closures, Sac State announced a series of academic deadline changes. Campus reopened Monday after being closed for two weeks to he...

#SacStateSays: ‘Did you want to go to Sac State?’

#SacStateSays: ‘Did you want to go to Sac State?’

Aaron Jackson

November 28, 2018


Filed under News

Sacramento State is one of 23 California State University campuses that high school and transferring community college students can choose to apply for admission to. The State Hornet asked students if they initially wanted to attend Sac State. Let us know if Sac State was your first choice when you ...

Graduate student project submission deadline extended for fall semester

Graduate student project submission deadline extended for fall semester

Carly Van Den Broeke

November 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Sacramento State’s Office of Graduate Studies extended the deadline to submit the required thesis, project and dissertation project as a result of the extended campus closure. The updated deadline to submit a thesis, project or dissertation was changed from Friday to Dec. 14, by 3 p.m. The Cam...

Sac State organizations galvanize support for Camp Fire survivors

Sac State organizations galvanize support for Camp Fire survivors

Camille Escovedo

November 20, 2018


Filed under Campus, Featured, Instagram, News

Members of the campus community are organizing donation drives and fundraisers to provide basic needs to survivors of the Camp Fire, now the deadliest and most devastating fire in California history. “At this point, we’ve been notified that what’s really needed are monetary donations,” s...

#SacStateSays: ‘How was your transition from junior college to Sac State?’

#SacStateSays: ‘How was your transition from junior college to Sac State?’

Keith Jouganatos

November 17, 2018


Filed under News

Sacramento State is a popular destination among transfer students from junior colleges in the surrounding area. Sometimes the transition from junior college is easy, other times it can be very difficult. The State Hornet asked transfer students about their transition to Sac State. Let us know what your...

#SacStateSays: ‘What has your first semester been like?’

#SacStateSays: ‘What has your first semester been like?’

Camille Escovedo

November 17, 2018


Filed under News

Sacramento State freshman have survived their first college midterms, and have about a month before their first semester ends. The State Hornet asked the newcomers what their college experience has been like so far. Tell us what your first semester at Sac State was like on social media using the hasht...

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