The State Hornet

Nijzel Dotson
Nijzel Dotson is The State Hornet's arts and entertainment editor. He joined The State Hornet in fall 2019, his first semester at Sacramento State after transferring from Contra Costa College where he was a staff writer for The Advocate, CCC's student newspaper. He enjoys writing poetry, binge watching Marvel movies and listening to rap and R&B music when not editing stories for The State Hornet.

Nijzel Dotson, arts and entertainment editor

Dec 14, 2020
PODCAST: Updates given on police budget, Black students react to talent show incident (Story)
Dec 11, 2020
Black students react to racial slurs at UNIQUE talent show and following investigation (Story)
Dec 04, 2020
Sac State talent show interrupted by racist comments (Story)
Dec 02, 2020
STINGER SOUND SESSIONS: Think Tank Music (Story)
Aug 09, 2020
‘You were my bullies’: Sac State theatre and dance students confront faculty over systemic racism (Story)
May 12, 2020
Taco Bell voted ‘Best Off-Campus Eatery’ (Story)
May 06, 2020
BROOKE’S UHLENBOPS S1E10: What’s your favorite song? (Story)
May 01, 2020
BROOKE’S UHLENBOPS S1E9: Staffers’ Favorite Genres: Hip-Hop (Story)
Apr 30, 2020
Sacramento rapper turns what was once a hobby into career (Story)
Apr 15, 2020
Sac State students reflect on their time playing basketball at The WELL (Story)
Feb 26, 2020
Sac State students look to spark change with new podcast (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
OPINION: Mahomes Super Bowl victory icing on the cake for Black QBs (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Sac State students reflect on identity and the Black experience on campus (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
NEWS PODCAST: The Black student experience at Sac State (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
‘Her memory will live on with everyone’: Friends and family remember Kaitlin St. Croix (Story)
Jan 30, 2020
SPORTS PODCAST: Kobe Bryant inspired a generation (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
OPINION: A farewell to the Black Mamba (Story)
Dec 14, 2019
Sac State sophomore golfer attributes growth as player to his mental game (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Sac State sophomore golfer attributes growth as player to his mental game (Story/Media)
Dec 04, 2019
Sac State men’s basketball team dominates UC Merced in 72-36 win (Media)
Nov 22, 2019
Black College Expo provides academic resources, application assistance Saturday at Sac State (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Educational Opportunity Program commemorates 50 years at Sac State (Story/Media)
Sep 25, 2019
UNIQUE to host 44th annual San Francisco Comedy Competition (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
Local band The Ghost Town Rebellion to perform at Sac State Wednesday (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
916 Sports Bar opens doors to Sac State students (Story/Media)