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Student government leaders lobby at state capitol on Advocacy Day

California State University Chancellor Timothy White walks down the halls of the state capitol on Advocacy Day March 2, 2015. Student representatives from all 23 CSU campuses had designated times to meet with different senators to lobby for additional CSU funding and issues pertaining to their campus.

Jonathan Ayestas

March 2, 2015

Representatives from the 23 California State University campuses went to the capitol to lobby and advocate for an increased $97 million for the CSU budget and for campus-specific issues on the third day of the California Higher Education Student Summit. Mike Sharif, office of governmental aff...

Toni Atkins accepts CSSA award for legislature

Jonathan Ayestas

March 2, 2015

State Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins from the 78th district in San Diego concluded the second day of the California Higher Education Student Summit (CHESS) after receiving the California State Student Association Legislature of the Year award at Sacramento State. The University Union Ballroom wa...

Student government leaders from all CSU campuses meet for welcome reception

Jonathan Ayestas

February 28, 2015

Members of the California State Student Association filled the Redwood Room in the University Union for a welcome reception following a board meeting earlier in the day as part of the California Higher Education Student Summit conference. The reception saw student government directors from all ...

Sacramento State Lobby Corps set to advocate for higher education funding

The California Higher Education Student Summit is an annual event in which CSU students advocate for higher education

Cailin Jessup

March 7, 2014

Sacramento State’s Student Lobby Corps is preparing for the annual California Higher Education Student Summit beginning on March 8, in which student advocates from every California State University campus gather in the State Capitol to lobby for issues that affect them.The California Higher Education...