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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, managing editor

Dominique Williams is the managing editor for The State Hornet. She is a fourth-year journalism major who also covers breaking news as an intern for The Sacramento Bee.
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Broad Room founder Claire Curley shows what supplies the Free Art Supply Closet has in stock Dec. 8, 2022. The Free Art Supply Closet has served over 800 people since its implementation.

Filling the need: local nonprofit makes supplies more accessible to artists

Broad Room has served over 800 people with their Free Art Supply Closet
December 27, 2022
“Art is a human right,” Broad Room founder says:
(L-R) Gene and Kyle Sentkowski stand together outside of the Sac State Broad Fieldhouse on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2022. Sentkowski is the school record holder for most field goals in a single season with 21.

[Photo] Burger King and skating shoes: Family motivates Sac State kicker

December 10, 2022

(L-R) Gene and Kyle Sentkowski stand together outside of the Sac State Broad Fieldhouse on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2022. Sentkowski is the school record holder for most field goals in a single season with 21.

Sac State special teams walks off the field after a successful try on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at Hornet Stadium. The Hornets are hosting Incarnate Word in their first ever FCS Quarterfinal appearance on Friday.

[Photo] PREVIEW: Sac State football prepares for high scoring affair against Incarnate Word

December 8, 2022

Sac State special teams walks off the field after a successful try on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at Hornet Stadium. The Hornets are hosting Incarnate Word in their first ever FCS Quarterfinal appearance on...

“Stinger Lickin’ Good” is a weekly food column that showcases budget-friendly recipes for college students. Enough to feed a crowd, these recipes are easy to make and can satisfy those with three roommates or none (we won’t judge). (Graphic made in Canva by Dominique Williams)

Stinger Lickin’ Good: Long-lasting lasagna

December 6, 2022
This lasagna recipe, while measured for a crowd, is easy to freeze and save for later. It also contains an easy-to-follow garlic confit recipe for luxurious garlic bread.
Hornets junior guard Gianni Hunt contending with  UC Davis defense Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022, at Golden 1 Center. The Hornets dropped their fourth game in a row with a 72-65 loss against Santa Clara Saturday.

[Photo] Sac State men’s basketball suffers 72-65 loss to Santa Clara

December 4, 2022

Hornets junior guard Gianni Hunt contending with UC Davis defense Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022, at Golden 1 Center. The Hornets dropped their fourth game in a row with a 72-65 loss against Santa Clara Saturday.

Senior quarterback Jake Dunniway receives a snap as the offensive line begins to block against Richmond on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at Hornet Stadium. Dunniway threw for a season high 317 yards to propel the Hornets over the Spiders.

[Photo] Sac State football storms back for first FCS Playoff win

December 3, 2022

Senior quarterback Jake Dunniway receives a snap as the offensive line begins to block against Richmond on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, at Hornet Stadium. Dunniway threw for a season high 317 yards to propel...

“Stinger Lickin’ Good” is a weekly food column that showcases budget-friendly recipes for college students. Enough to feed a crowd, these recipes are easy to make and can satisfy those with three roommates or none (we won’t judge). (Graphic made in Canva by Dominique Williams)

Stinger Lickin’ Good: Simple, savory soup

November 29, 2022
Put those leftover Thanksgiving ingredients to use in this easy Crockpot soup recipe.
Junior forward Cameron Wilbon dribbling in front of a UC Davis defender Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022 at Golden One Center. A potential four-game winning game streak slipped out of the hands of Sac State’s men’s basketball team with an 82-71 loss against UC Davis in the Causeway Cup.

GALLERY: Miss the Causeway Cup? Swipe through our picture play-by-play

The Hornets women’s team took home a 67-45 win; the men’s walked away with an 82-71 loss.
November 27, 2022
Swipe through our photo gallery of the basketball Causeway Classic to see what you missed during the games.
Sophomore guard Austin Patterson guarded by a UC Davis player Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022, at Golden 1 Center. The Hornets lost the Causeway Cup after being defeated by the Aggies 82-71.

[Photo] Sac State men’s basketball falls to UC Davis 82-71 in Causeway Cup

November 24, 2022

Sophomore guard Austin Patterson guarded by a UC Davis player Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022, at Golden 1 Center. The Hornets lost the Causeway Cup after being defeated by the Aggies 82-71.

Sac State head coach Mark Campbell helps senior guard Kahlaijah Dean off the court after an injury suffered in the second quarter of the Hornets 67-45 win over UC Davis at Golden 1 Center Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022. Dean was able to return in the second half and got her first double-double as a Hornet.

[Photo] Sac State women’s basketball squashes UC Davis 67-45 in Causeway Cup

November 23, 2022

Sac State head coach Mark Campbell helps senior guard Kahlaijah Dean off the court after an injury suffered in the second quarter of the Hornets 67-45 win over UC Davis at Golden 1 Center Tuesday, Nov....

“Stinger Lickin’ Good” is a weekly food column that showcases budget-friendly recipes for college students. Enough to feed a crowd, these recipes are easy to make and can satisfy those with three roommates or none (we won’t judge). (Graphic made in Canva by Dominique Williams)

Stinger Lickin’ Good: Comforting Crockpot chili

November 21, 2022
Sweater weather means soup and chili season. Learn how to make this easy, dump-and-go recipe.
Freshman guard Benthe Versteeg guarding on the ball against  UC Santa Barbara Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022. The Hornets defeated the Gauchos in a thrilling 70-68 overtime win.

[Photo] Sac State women’s basketball picks up come-from-behind win over Santa Barbara

November 21, 2022

Freshman guard Benthe Versteeg guarding on the ball against UC Santa Barbara Saturday, Nov. 19, 2022. The Hornets defeated the Gauchos in a thrilling 70-68 overtime win.

Jamie Gerigk stands in front of WEAVE in Downtown Sacramento Thursday, Nov. 10 2022. Gerigk is the Master of Social Work and Chief Program Officer for the non-profit organization at Sacramento State and says the organization’s services are offered to all students and faculty.

FAQ: WEAVE and Office of Equal Opportunity, what’s the difference?

What the two sexual assault resources at Sac State offer to students, faculty
November 16, 2022
Questions about WEAVE and Title IX answered
“Stinger Lickin’ Good” is a weekly food column that showcases budget-friendly recipes for college students. Enough to feed a crowd, these recipes are easy to make and can satisfy those with three roommates or none (we won’t judge). (Graphic made in Canva by Dominique Williams)

Stinger Lickin’ Good: Crab Cakes on the coast

November 14, 2022
This week, we journey to Key Largo, Florida, on the hunt for a classic, regional cuisine.
Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie poster courtesy of 20th Century Fox.

[Photo] The Big Picture: ‘Thank You for Smoking’

November 12, 2022

Graphic created in Canva by Dominique Williams and Gavin S. Hudson. Movie poster courtesy of 20th Century Fox.

DE ÚLTIMA HORA: Víctima del incidente de puñaladas en un apartamento de estudiantes se ha identificado como un estudiante de Sac State

DE ÚLTIMA HORA: Víctima del incidente de puñaladas en un apartamento de estudiantes se ha identificado como un estudiante de Sac State

La víctima sufrió lesiones “que no son fatales pero son graves”
November 11, 2022
Jarvis Russell, 52, fue detenido como el sospechoso involucrado en el incidente de puñaladas en los apartamentos de Academy 65. Para saber más sobre esta historia, lee más aquí:
“Stinger Lickin’ Good” is a weekly food column that showcases budget-friendly recipes for college students. Enough to feed a crowd, these recipes are easy to make and can satisfy those with three roommates or none (we won’t judge). (Graphic made in Canva by Dominique Williams)

Stinger Lickin’ Good: Perfect Pot Pie

November 7, 2022
Week one of The State Hornet’s food column features a chicken pot pie recipe that’s guaranteed to satisfy.
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