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#SacStateSays: Students react to the district attorney’s decision not to charge officers in Stephon Clark death

#SacStateSays: Students react to the district attorney’s decision not to charge officers in Stephon Clark death

Kelly Kiernan

March 5, 2019


Filed under News, Stephon Clark, Video

The District Attorney announced Saturday, March 2, that there will be no charges pressed for the two police officers who shot and killed #StephonClark. Sacramento State student's share their reactions. ...

#MeToo founder Tarana Burke gives lecture at Sac State

#MeToo founder Tarana Burke gives lecture at Sac State

Eric Jaramishian and Ruby Pineda

February 8, 2019


Filed under Campus, Featured, News, Video

Social justice activist Tarana Burke concluded her California State University speaking tour at Sacramento State Thursday, encouraging and aiming to empower students to heal as a community and sharing the roots of her role in the #MeToo movement. More than 1,000 students, alumni and faculty filled the Universi...

Video: Meet Sac State’s new resident, Olli the autonomous vehicle

Video: Meet Sac State’s new resident, Olli the autonomous vehicle

Claire Morgan, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019


Filed under News, Video

Sacramento State's newest addition to campus is a four-wheeled, sandwich-box shaped autonomous vehicle named Olli. The vehicle arrived on campus Monday and is currently in its testing phases, preparing to transport students to different campus locations by late February, according to the university....

Students share meanings, stories behind their tattoos

Students share meanings, stories behind their tattoos

Dominique Walker and Kelly Kiernan

January 24, 2019


Filed under Campus, Culture, Video

For some students, tattoos focus on their spirituality but for others, tattoos represent a meaningful moment in their lives. Several Sac State students shared their stories behind their tattoos and what they mean.

Video: Sac State gymnasts preview upcoming season

Kelly Kiernan

January 6, 2019


Filed under Gymnastics, Video

Sacramento State gymnastics opens its season in the NorCal Classic against Stanford, UC Davis and San Jose State today. Seniors Lauren Schmeiss and Jackie Sampson talk about their goals for the season after having strong junior campaigns while sophomore Jordyn Brent speaks about preparing to be ...

Meet the artist behind the intricate leaf art seen at Sac State every fall

Meet the artist behind the intricate leaf art seen at Sac State every fall

Eucario Calderon

December 19, 2018


Filed under Campus, Culture, Featured, Video

Sacramento State becomes vibrant in color during the fall season: grounds become covered with fallen leaves and becomes a canvas for gingko leaf artist Joanna Hedrick. Hedrick, a philosophy major and a graduating senior, said she has been creating ginkgo art since 2013. “The whole idea started ...

Video: Sac State students share how they use the University Library

Video: Sac State students share how they use the University Library

Rudy Obstaculo

December 10, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Video

With finals week just around the corner, the University Library at Sacramento State is filled with students as they finish off remaining assignments and prepare for final exams. According to the University Library website, students can use the library database to search for books or academic journals for research...

VIDEO: Director and cast of ‘Buried Child’ discuss play

Rudy Obstaculo

November 15, 2018


Filed under Culture, Video

Due to classes being canceled until after Thanksgiving break, the theater department canceled performances Nov. 16 through Nov. 18. They have since added new show dates from Nov. 28 through Dec. 2. Tickets purchased for canceled shows will be honored at the new show dates. Director Roberto Pomo discus...

VIDEO: Students respond to classes being cancelled due to air quality

Kelly Kiernan

November 14, 2018


Filed under Instagram, News, Video

Due to the poor air quality in Sacramento stemming from the Camp Fire in Butte County, Sacramento State cancelled classes and closed the campus Nov. 13 and 14. We recently asked students who were still on campus on Tuesday what their thoughts were. Let us know what you think of classes being cancelled...

VIDEO: Post-concert interview with Jesse McCartney at Sac State

Kelly Kiernan

November 9, 2018


Filed under Culture, Music, Video

Jesse McCartney answers questions after his sold-out show at Sac State on Nov. 9, 2018. RELATED: Jesse McCartney brings nostalgia to a sold-out show

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