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The State Hornet

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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

Student news without fear or favor
Dominique Williams

Dominique Williams, news writer

Dominique Williams covers news for The State Hornet. She was the editor-in-chief of The Collegian, Delta College’s student-run newspaper and has won awards in news writing, inside page layout and sports photos among other awards. She hopes to become an investigative journalist.

 

All content by Dominique Williams
An empty view of tables near the Riverfront Center at Sacramento State on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021. The State Hornet spoke with Vice President of Student Affairs Ed Mills and Provost Steve Perez to answer questions about the COVID-19 protocols and percentage of in-person classes in spring 2022.

FAQ: What to know about Sac State’s spring 2022 classes, COVID-19 protocols

December 13, 2021
The State Hornet spoke with Vice President of Student Affairs Ed Mills and Provost Steve Perez to answer questions about the COVID-19 protocols and percentage of in-person classes in spring 2022. Here’s what you need to know:

SAC STATE SAYS: Students react to in-person commencement announcement

December 8, 2021
Graduating Sac State students share their thoughts on the 2022 commencement being at the Golden 1 Center for the first time in two years.
Sacramento State’s anti-racism and inclusion convocation was moved to Feb. 14, 2022, to discuss anti-racism on campus. The convocation was supposedly moved  due to “scheduling conflicts” according to President Robert Nelsen. Photo in background taken by Patrick Posuniak. Graphic made in Canva by Ayaana Williams.

Sac State president announces new date for anti-racism and inclusion convocation

Event moved to Feb. 14 amidst ‘silence and inaction’ criticisms
December 6, 2021
Sacramento State’s anti-racism and inclusion convocation has been rescheduled for Feb. 14, 2022, President Robert Nelsen announced via SacSend Monday. This is the second rescheduling of the event, as the convocation was originally scheduled for September 2021 and previously rescheduled for Feb. 25, 2022.
David Moore parado fuera del Salón Tahoe de Sacramento State el viernes, Nov. 12, 2021. Como uno de los único profesores Afro-Americano en la administración de negocio en Sac State, Moore dijo que él ha experienciado más “frío en aislamiento” después de hablar sobre su experiencia siendo perfilado racialmente.

‘Dejen de tener miedo’: Facultad Afro-Americano urge a Sac State a llamar al racismo en campus

December 2, 2021

David Moore, un profesor del colegio de administración de negocios en Sacramento State, termina una junta por Zoom en su oficina estrecha en el Salón Tahoe rodeado por papeles amontonados y vasos vacíos...

Sacramento State men’s basketball junior center Jonathan Komagum and freshman guard Teiano Hardee guard the pick and roll against UC San Diego on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, at the Hornets Nest. The mne’s basketball team will face off against UC Davis on Tuesday in the Causeway Classic at 7:30 p.m.

[Photo] PREVIEW: Sac State men’s and women’s basketball gears up for clash in next Causeway Classic

November 23, 2021

Sacramento State men’s basketball junior center Jonathan Komagum and freshman guard Teiano Hardee guard the pick and roll against UC San Diego on Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021, at the Hornets Nest. The mne’s...

Senior guard William FitzPatrick playing tight on-ball defense against UC San Diego Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at the Hornets Nest. The Hornets suffered a 71-56 loss to the Tritons after failing to hold on to a first half lead.

[Photo] Sac State men’s basketball suffers disappointing 71-56 loss against UC San Diego

November 21, 2021

Senior guard William FitzPatrick playing tight on-ball defense against UC San Diego Saturday, Nov. 20, 2021 at the Hornets Nest. The Hornets suffered a 71-56 loss to the Tritons after failing to hold on...

David Moore stands outside of Sacramento State’s Tahoe Hall on Friday, Nov. 12, 2021. As one of the only Black professors in business administration at Sac State, Moore said he has experienced more “coldness in isolation” after speaking out about his experience being racially profiled.

‘Stop being afraid’: Black faculty urge Sac State to call out campus racism

November 18, 2021
The State Hornet spoke with several current and former Black faculty members on their insight about racism at Sac State.
Sacramento State students with exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine requirement test for COVID-19 at the testing site in parking structure III across from The WELL on Sept. 30, 2021. All Sac State students are able to test at the site using their OneCard.

Sac State no requiere a sus estudiantes reportar exámenes positivos de COVID-19 tomados fuera del campus

96% de estudiantes accedendo el campus están completamente vacunados
November 7, 2021

To read the English version click here   Sacramento State no requiere que sus estudiantes notifiquen a la universidad si salen positivos de COVID-19 en los exámenes mandatorios tomados  fuera...

Sacramento State students with exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine requirement test for COVID-19 at the testing site in parking structure III across from The WELL on Sept. 30, 2021. All Sac State students are able to test at the site using their OneCard.

Sac State students not required to report positive off campus COVID-19 tests

96% of students accessing campus are fully vaccinated
November 1, 2021
Sacramento State students are recommended, but not required, to notify the university if they test positive for COVID-19 off campus or outside of the campus’ mandatory testing.

Sac State Says: Sac State students thoughts on Skip Bishop and anti-racism plan

October 28, 2021

On this episode of “Sac State Says,” news staffer Dominique Williams asks students their thoughts on Skip Bishop, the fourth Black administrator to leave office within a year, as well as their thoughts...

Accounting firm K∙Coe Isom’s auditor Christy Norton presents Sacramento State’s 2020-2021 audit to Sacramento State’s Associated Students, Inc. board of directors via Zoom. Norton said that COVID-19 shutdowns had an impact on financial statements.

Sac State ASI appoints two new board members

Board reviews financial audit for 2020-2021 school year
September 9, 2021
Sacramento State’s Associated Students, Inc. appointed two new directors and discussed the impact COVID-19 shutdowns had on Sac State’s finances for the 2020-2021 school year in its meeting Wednesday.
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