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The student news site of Sacramento State University

The State Hornet

The student news site of Sacramento State University

The State Hornet

Senior linebacker Taylor Powell (4) and senior linebacker Marcus Hawkins (5) communicate in between plays on Oct. 19, 2021, at Hornet Stadium. Hawkins and Powell have combined for 82 total tackles on the season.

Preview: Sac State football stands at No. 3 seed in the Big Sky conference after Montana victory

Brandon Bailey October 22, 2021
Sac State faces off against Northern Arizona after an upset victory against previously No. 5 ranked Montana. Since their victory, the Hornets are the No. 3 seed in Big Sky and have been moved to No.19 in the Football Championship Subdivision media poll.
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Astrology signs — a fun way to connect with friends or completely pointless?: STATE HORNET BUZZED

Buzzed, The State Hornet’s variety show, returns for a third semester, and allows rotating panelists the opportunity to debate and discuss any topic, from food, to Marvel to Halloween stories. It's time...

Miembros de Alpha Psi Lambda (izquierda a derecha) tesorera y Vice Presidenta External Julianna Murrieta, Miembro Asociada de Educación Savannah Gonzalez, Presidente Luis Sanchez y Vice Presidenta Internal Martha Chavez se reúnen para su junta de la fraternidad el Lunes en la noche. La junta se reúne semanalmente para hablar y planear metas y eventos para miembros de la fraternidad y otros estudiantes de Sac State.

La significación de familia para fraternidad Latino de Sac State, Alpha Psi Lambda

Erick Salgado October 18, 2021

Este artículo también está disponible en inglés aquí.   Estudiante de primer año y con especialización en contabilidad en Sacramento State Raul Bárcenas vino a un paro abrupto por la pandemia...

J.J. Jones (left), Phoenix Brewer (middle), and Avery Hersek (right) rehearsing the song “Sweet Transvestite” in the University Theatre on Oct. 15. The Rocky Horror Show opens Wednesday and runs until Oct. 31.

Live theater returns to Sac State with production of ‘Rocky Horror’

Marin Perego October 18, 2021
The Sacramento State Department of Theatre and Dance’s production of “The Rocky Horror Show” opens Wednesday. Here’s how the cast and crew have approached the cult classic, the department’s first live performance since the start of the pandemic:
Sac State freshman linebacker Mitchell Wolfe (58) gets stiff-armed as he attempts to tackle Montana sophomore safety Garrett Graves (5) on Oct. 16, 2021, at Washington-Grizzly Stadium. The Hornets pulled off the upset and beat the #5 ranked Grizzlies for the first time in Missoula by a score of 28-21.

Sac State football upsets #5 University of Montana 28-21

Brandon Bailey October 16, 2021
The Hornets won 28-21 against Montana to stay undefeated in Big Sky play. It was the first time in school history that the Hornets won on the road against the Grizzlies.
Ezra Cabrera joined Associated Students Inc. as director of graduate studies and is the first openly transgender ASI board member in eight years. Photo of Ezra Cabrera taken by Ayaana Williams. Photo in the background taken by Max Connor. Graphic created in Canva by Mercy Sosa.

First openly transgender ASI board member in eight years strives for change

Shelby Tolly October 13, 2021
Cabrera said he is determined to help LGBTQ+ students feel safe and comfortable on campus.
Miembros de Alpha Psi Lambda (izquierda a derecha) tesorera y Vice Presidenta External Julianna Murrieta, Miembro Asociada de Educación Savannah Gonzalez, Presidente Luis Sanchez y Vice Presidenta Internal Martha Chavez se reúnen para su junta de la fraternidad el Lunes en la noche. La junta se reúne semanalmente para hablar y planear metas y eventos para miembros de la fraternidad y otros estudiantes de Sac State.

The meaning of family for Sac State Latino fraternity, Alpha Psi Lambda

Erick Salgado October 12, 2021
Sac State Latino-based, co-ed fraternity Alpha Psi Lambda shared what family means for its members and the struggles they’ve faced with completing their goals.
Posters from the Royal Chicano Air Force art collective hang in the Collections & Collaborations exhibit on Sept. 30, 2021. Art history and printmaking students referenced the posters from the university’s archives to create works based on their own ephemera. Photo of the posters taken by Marin Perego. Graphic created in Canva.

Sac State art students respond to pandemic through printmaking

Marin Perego October 10, 2021
The “Collections & Collaborations” printmaking exhibition on display in the University Union Gallery spotlights pieces by Sacramento State art history students.
Hornet sophomore running back Marcus Fulcher (9) sheds off a tackle from Southern Utah’s redshirt junior cornerback Alonzo Davis (17) for a first down on Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021, at Hornet Stadium. The Hornets crushed the Southern Utah Thunderbirds 41-20.

Sac State football steamrolls Southern Utah 41-20

Brandon Bailey October 9, 2021
Sacramento State proved to be too much for the Thunderbirds on both sides of the ball as they steamrolled their way to a 41-20 victory.
A Facebook video posted May 1, 2020 went viral, showing Sacramento State professor Tim Ford and his wife Crystal Ford arguing with their neighbors. The State Hornet has compiled a timeline of instances of racism at Sac State. Graphic created in Canva.

TIMELINE: A look at the recent history of racism at Sac State

Camryn Dadey October 7, 2021
The State Hornet has compiled a timeline of instances of racism at Sac State and multiple resignations of Black administrators, as well as Sac State’s attempts to be an anti-racist campus.
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