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Sacramento holds press conference for Anthony Sadler

Christine Kittle

August 26, 2015

Hometown hero Anthony Sadler has returned to Sacramento. A press conference was held Wednesday afternoon in the Sacramento City Hall Plaza for Sadler, a Sacramento State student, who helped stop an attack by an armed gunman on a high-speed train in France last Friday. {{tncms-asset app="edi...

President Nelsen praises Anthony Sadler for helping stop armed gunman on French Train

President Nelsen praises Anthony Sadler for helping stop armed gunman on French Train

Christine Kittle

August 26, 2015

Sacramento State President Robert Nelsen spoke Tuesday about setting up a website where people can contribute to a scholarship fund for Anthony Sadler, a Sac State senior who helped to stop an armed gunman from shooting train passengers in France last Friday.   “What we’re concentr...

Lester Holt selected by CSU Board of Trustees to receive award, speak at ceremony

Jonathan Ayestas

May 1, 2015

The California State University Board of Trustees have selected Sacramento State alumnus Lester Holt to receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters on May 23. Holt will also speak at the commencement ceremony. Jaccie Irwin, professor in the Communication Studies Department, has been lobbying for Holt t...

Candidates running for student government president meet with possible voters

Christine Kittle

April 17, 2015

Three of the four candidates running for the office of the executive president for Associated Students, Inc. attended the last of six candidate forums intended to raise awareness of student government elections at Sacramento State.The Thursday forum was where the ASI candidates could share their per...

California State University announces new president for Sac State

Jonathan Ayestas

March 25, 2015

The California State University Board of Trustees announced Robert Nelsen as Sacramento State's new campus president. Nelsen was formerly president of the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg, Texas. He will begin his term in June as the eighth president of Sac State. “Sacramento Sta...

Student government leaders lobby at state capitol on Advocacy Day

Student government leaders lobby at state capitol on Advocacy Day

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 1, 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...

Red folders on school desktops ease access to mental health services

Zack Jordan

November 25, 2014

Red folders showed up on computers around Sacramento State and other CSU campuses to raise mental health awareness for students. Sac State’s Executive Director of Student Health and Counselling Services, Joy Stewart-James, said the Red Folder Project is a resource for faculty and staff to help...

Sac State breaks record for most alumni

Gregory Allen

October 29, 2014

With the graduating class of 2015, the California State University system will reach a new milestone; educating 3 million alumni, the largest body of graduates in the nation.In celebration of this achievement, the CSU launched an online yearbook, featuring several profiles of CSU alumni. The online yearbo...

CFA reaches 100 days of crumbling negotiations with CSU

Matthew Malone

October 15, 2014

The Sacramento State chapter of the California Faculty Association marked last week the 100th day since its previous contract with the CSU system expired with a table in the Library Quad.The Oct. 8 event was part of a series of marches, pickets and informational booths at l13 of the 23 CSU campuses....

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