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Mercy Sosa
Mercy Sosa is the news editor for The State Hornet. She is a sophomore who joined the State Hornet in spring 2020 as a politics beat writer. She moved from San Diego to Sacramento where she covered the 2020 midterm elections and a Pete Buttigieg town hall.

Mercy Sosa, news editor

Jan 21, 2021
Pfizer vaccine expected to arrive this week at Sac State, Nelsen says (Story)
Jan 20, 2021
Sac State residents will not be tested for COVID-19 weekly (Story)
Jan 14, 2021
Sacramento State men’s soccer player dies in motorcycle accident (Story)
Jan 06, 2021
Sac State responds to pro-Trump extremists storming the U.S. Capitol (Story)
Dec 17, 2020
PODCAST SPOTLIGHT: Legal advocate explains the situation for DACA and Dreamers (Story)
Dec 17, 2020
PODCAST SPOTLIGHT: Defensor legal explica la situación de DACA y Dreamers (Story)
Dec 15, 2020
Sac State announces no changes to spring break following discussion around its cancellation (Media)
Dec 10, 2020
Sac State Police Department continues operations during campus closure with $6.6 million budget (Media)
Dec 09, 2020
CSU plans for in-person classes in fall 2021 (Story)
Dec 09, 2020
Students clash with professors violating Sac State policy restricting webcam requirements (Media)
Nov 21, 2020
2 campus dining food service employees test positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 19, 2020
Sac State ASI in favor of credit/no credit option (Story)
Nov 18, 2020
ASI registers 1,767 students to vote in Buzz the Ballot campaign (Media)
Nov 17, 2020
Sac State students coordinate mental health talk for senior project (Media)
Nov 16, 2020
Sac State student victim of email extortion by unidentified foreign group (Media)
Nov 14, 2020
Pro-Trump protesters and counter-protesters clash outside Capitol (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Sac State football player tests positive for COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 09, 2020
Sac State students discuss the impact of police brutality on their communities (Media)
Nov 05, 2020
Sac State counselors discuss how to cope with a post-election environment (Media)
Nov 05, 2020
Presidential dissatisfaction and election anxiety key topics of MLK Center’s voter dialogue (Media)
Nov 04, 2020
Sac State hosts panel discussing 2020 election results and impacts (Media)
Nov 04, 2020
Post-election events planned for Sac State students this week (Media)
Nov 02, 2020
PODCAST: Election Day coverage, an inside look at Open Mind Night at Taylor’d Mind Studios (Story)
Oct 31, 2020
MAP: 66 Sacramento County voting centers open Saturday, including at Sac State (Media)
Oct 26, 2020
Former resident makes bomb threat against The Crossings (Story)
Oct 26, 2020
ASI communicates student priorities to faculty in meet-and-greet (Media)
Oct 22, 2020
FAQ: All about Measure B on Sacramento’s ballot (Media)
Oct 09, 2020
Civil rights icon Dolores Huerta urges students to vote, condemns racism (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
8 Sac State students quarantined in American River Courtyard in first month of school (Story)
Sep 10, 2020
Sac State will pay employees up to $70K — to quit (Story)
Sep 03, 2020
President Nelsen talks Sac State anti-racism plan, budget cuts at virtual fall address (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
President Nelsen ceases campus operations through Sunday citing poor air quality (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
El canciller de Cal State responde preguntas de los estudiantes sobre el regreso a clases en vivo miércoles (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
CSU Chancellor to answer students’ back-to-school questions live Wednesday (Story)
May 15, 2020
RESULTS: Best of Sac State 2020 (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
INFOGRAPHIC: How to return Hornet Bookstore rentals amid COVID-19 (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Como inmigrantes indocumentados pueden recibir asistencia financiera en California (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
How undocumented immigrants can receive financial assistance in California (Story)
Apr 16, 2020
Sac State to hold virtual commencement for class of 2020 (Story/Media)
Apr 13, 2020
Sac State ASI candidates campaign online amid COVID-19 pandemic (Story/Media)
Apr 02, 2020
CSU chancellor says on-campus fees will continue, student employees to receive administrative leave (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Sac State ASI seeks student census participation online amid COVID-19 restrictions (Story/Media)
Mar 28, 2020
FAQ: What is the U.S. Census? Should you participate? (Story/Media)
Mar 24, 2020
CSU Board of Trustees approves Sac State Placer Center (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Sac State ASI President, VP to keep over $35,000 in scholarships following resignations (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
FAQ: How do I know if I have COVID-19? What steps should I take to prevent the spread? (Story)
Mar 07, 2020
Sacramento community celebrates International Women’s Day 2020 (Story)
Mar 03, 2020
Sac State students participate in Super Tuesday by voting on campus (Story)
Feb 29, 2020
Sac State president announces no campus closure despite Sacramento coronavirus patient (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
Sac State students report man displaying hunting knife on campus Wednesday (Story)
Feb 15, 2020
Pete Buttigieg holds Sacramento Town Hall, addresses foreign and racial injustice (Media)