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President Gonzalez to finish his 12 years of service at end of May

Jonathan Ayestas May 16, 2015

After serving as president of Sacramento State for 12 years, Alexander Gonzalez is leaving behind a largely-altered campus still continuing to change. In his first year as president in 2003, Gonzalez...

Students uninformed about campus evacuation plans

Fire burns near road signage near Uncle Tom's Cabin in El Dorado County, Calif., on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. The King fire has burned more than 70,000 acres. (Randall Benton/Sacramento Bee/MCT)
Randall Benton- McClatchy Tribun September 24, 2014

On Sept. 11, the smell of smoke and fire penetrated the air behind the University Union. All that could be made out amongst the cloudy light grey sky were tiny lights of three fire trucks racing to quickly...

Starbucks project delayed again

State Hornet Staff January 28, 2014

While Sacramento State University Enterprises Inc. was planning to open a Starbucks location in the old Copy Graphics building near the Riverfront Center at the start of the semester, the completion of...

Students are presented with several living arrangements

State Hornet Staff January 28, 2014

As student housing options increase with varying proposals to build apartments both on and nearby Sacramento State’s campus, the price, quality and location of living are some of the issues being looked...

Starbucks brick and mortar location delayed, but program will offer the famous coffee anyway.

Imran Majid August 30, 2013

Sacramento State University Enterprises Inc. will soon be offering an additional option for coffee beginning Sept. 3 with the opening of a Starbucks “We Proudly Brew” program in the American River...

Students head to the polls

Sacramento State students hit the voting booths at American River Courtyard Tuesday night.
William Miles November 7, 2012

Sacramento State students had the opportunity to vote on campus at the American River Courtyard (AMC) yesterday. Meg Panlaqui, a senior sociology major, helped run the polling place. While there are about...

Sac State student found dead at residence hall

Camille Anglo September 24, 2012

Andrew David Perry, a Sacramento State student, was found dead at the American River Courtyard residence hall in early Thursday morning. Sacramento State Police Chief Mark Iwasa said the campus police...

Trial date set in American River Coutryard homicide

Quran Jones, the suspect in ARC homicide - Sacramento Police Department. Photo taken in 2009.
Dustin Nosler May 20, 2011

A Sacramento Superior Court judge today set a trial date for the Sacramento State student accused of beating his suitemate to death in October 2009. Quran Jones will stand trial for the alleged homicide...

Quran Jones? psychiatric test results to be reviewed Friday

Scott Hawkins :Scott Hawkins poses with his mother Elizabeth Hawkins during move-in day at the American River Courtyard residence hall.:Courtesy Photo
Ken Paglia January 4, 2011

If former Sacramento State student Quran Jones is found not guilty by reason of insanity for allegedly beating his roommate to death last year, he may face a stiffer sentence than if he were to be convicted...

Quran Jones pleads not guilty by reason of insanity

Quran Jones, the suspect in ARC homicide - Sacramento Police Department. Photo taken in 2009.
Kristine Guerra November 19, 2010

Quran Jones, the suspect in last year's killing of his dorm mate Scott Hawkins, pleaded today not guilty by reason of insanity. Jones, 21, was accused of one count of homicide, three counts of attempted...

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