The State Hornet

Max Connor
Max Connor joined The State Hornet as a transfer student in fall 2019, became the managing editor in spring 2020, and is the editor in chief for the 2020-21 school year. Before joining The State Hornet, he was an editor and reporter for The Connection at Cosumnes River College. In addition to being the editor in chief, he created the award-winning podcast "Max's Table" for The State Hornet all about his love of food, restaurants, cooking and people. More than anything he is a devoted husband and father to three young children.

Max Connor, editor in chief

Dec 28, 2020
Sac State dorms upgrade to 5-star food over the break (Story)
Dec 16, 2020
MAX’S TABLE: Sac State football player goes from concussion to the kitchen (Story)
Dec 14, 2020
PODCAST: Updates given on police budget, Black students react to talent show incident (Story)
Dec 09, 2020
CSU plans for in-person classes in fall 2021 (Media)
Dec 01, 2020
PODCAST: Credit/no credit grading might be too late, ASI official resigns (Story)
Nov 30, 2020
Sac State women’s basketball opener canceled due to potential COVID-19 exposure (Story)
Nov 25, 2020
PODCAST SPOTLIGHT: Political strategist Daraka Larimore-Hall evaluates results of ballot propositions (Story)
Nov 23, 2020
STATE HORNET BUZZED: Best and worst Thanksgiving stories, foods and traditions (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
STINGER SOUND SESSIONS: Break Up Hoodies does a full 180 (Story)
Nov 16, 2020
PODCAST: Protestors clash at Capitol, Sac State football player tests positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
PODCAST: State Hornet reporters document voter activity, post-election coverage coming (Story)
Oct 30, 2020
MAX’S TABLE: Produce production during a pandemic (Story/Media)
Oct 26, 2020
PODCAST: Ballot measures explained, columnists talk tech and dating (Story)
Oct 17, 2020
MAX’S TABLE: The Sandwich Episode (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
‘See you next fall’: No college football for Hornets this season (Media)
Oct 12, 2020
PODCAST: Dolores Huerta speaks to students, students quarantined during first month (Story)
Oct 12, 2020
Sac State student-athletes will take the day off to vote this election (Media)
Oct 05, 2020
PODCAST: Anti-racism at Sac State: Fall Convocation hosted, student athletes speak out (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
PODCAST SPOTLIGHT: President Nelsen talks campus reopening, student fees, future commencements (Story)
Sep 28, 2020
PODCAST: New CSU chancellor appointed, football team remains ‘hopeful’ to play (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
MAX’S TABLE: Starting a home vegetable garden (Story/Media)
Sep 21, 2020
PODCAST: Trump visits Sacramento, WELL reopening delayed (Story)
Sep 17, 2020
REVIEW: MasterClass offers students one-year membership for $1 (Media)
Sep 15, 2020
MAX’S TABLE: All about In-N-Out Burger (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
PODCAST: Spring 2021 confirmed virtual, Sac State employees paid to resign (Story)
Sep 03, 2020
PODCAST: How coronavirus will affect the campus this fall (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
BROADCAST: Summer news you may have missed (Story)
Aug 13, 2020
Big Sky Conference pushes remaining fall sports to spring 2021 (Media)
May 19, 2020
MAX’S TABLE S1E2: Home baking with self-taught professional vegan cake baker Ashley Shotwell (Story)
May 15, 2020
BROOKE’S UHLENBOPS S1E11: Favorite Songs Finale (Story)
May 10, 2020
MAX’S TABLE S1E1: Cooking from home with Chef Patrick Prager (Story/Media)
Mar 17, 2020
CORONAVIRUS BRIEFS E2: Sac State commencement postponed, campus closures and more (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Sac State students continue to be assigned work despite suspension of classes (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Sac State cancels all in-person meetings, events amid coronavirus concerns (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Sac State professors to choose whether to shift to online classes amid coronavirus concerns (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Sac State athletic teams will continue to travel on a case-by-case basis amid coronavirus concerns (Story)
Feb 19, 2020
Sac State student reports attempted robbery at knifepoint (Story/Media)
Feb 14, 2020
MAX’S TABLE: Food is my Valentine (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Sac State Athletics continues to struggle with multimillion-dollar deficit (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Sac State police say library evacuation and Wildfire report of threat unrelated (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
SPORTS PODCAST: What’s going on with Sac State’s Athletic Department budget? (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
Woman reports being harassed and slapped on campus Saturday evening (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
CSU considering an additional year of STEM classes for admission (Media)
Oct 08, 2019
State funding allows Sac State to expand immigration services (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Sac State to pilot new form of data collection on students (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Sac State officials say Clery Report spike due to single individual (Story)
Sep 27, 2019
Sac State budget shows lack of reserves (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
SPORTS PODCAST: Bill would allow student athlete endorsement deals, if Newsom signs (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
NEWS PODCAST: Sac State accidently invites 3,500 waitlisted students to Admitted Students Day (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
California college athletes could profit from endorsements if Newsom signs bill (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Sac State accidentally accepts 3,500 waitlisted students (Story/Media)