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Capital Report: McCain Defense Authorization Act signed and Obama endorses in California

Trump signs the John S. McCain Defense Authorization Act  in Fort Drum, New York.
Cory Jaynes, news editor August 15, 2018
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Peace out, America: #Calexit movement gains momentum

(Illustration by Breannah Gammon)
Barbara Harvey November 22, 2016

What began as a fringe political movement calling for California to secede from the United States has gained momentum in the aftermath of the election of Donald Trump as president. #Calexit began trending...

Berlioux, Powell earn back-to-back Big Sky Conference honors

Jessica Plasencia May 4, 2015

Two Hornets have set themselves apart from the rest of their conference competition this season by combining to win four Big Sky Conference Track Athlete of the Week honors this outdoor season.Chloe Berlioux,...

Carter signs as undrafted free agent; Safron receives mini-camp invite

Graphic by Eddie Roth May 4, 2015

After hundreds of college football prospects were selected in the 2015 NFL Draft on April 30 through May 2, former Sacramento State receiver DeAndre Carter was disappointed he wasn’t one of the players...

Local marijuana dispensary invades Sac State

Sierra Postler February 11, 2015

Among the booths of sororities, fraternities, religious groups, teams and clubs was a booth that was not sanctified by Sacramento State during rush week.CleverTree, a new medical marijuana delivery service...

A case for vaccination: Why your personal belief is hurting others

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported that since Jan. 1, 102 people from 14 different states have contracted the virus. Most of these cases are part of the outbreak in Disneyland.
Avery Hulong February 5, 2015

Ever since measles broke out at “The Happiest Place On Earth,” much debate has gone on about the decision to vaccinate children. People have gone back and forth in the news and on social media about...

Those in California need Death with Dignity choice

Rachel Rosenbaum January 28, 2015

For being such a liberal state, California has seen some speed bumps on the journey of social issues. For some cases, the road is neither gravel-rutted nor smoothly paved out: this holds incredibly...

New students bring in big money

Jake Abbot October 8, 2014

Sacramento State University generates the majority of its funding through student tuition and a large number of first-time students help to support services on campus.This year’s information collected...

Director of higher education institution helped shape Sacramento State policy

Director of higher education institution helped shape Sacramento State policy
Ilian Cervantes-Branum April 29, 2014

Nancy Shulock, director of the Sacramento State’s Institute For Higher Education Leadership and Policy, is retiring in September after a 30-year career in administration and higher education policy. The...

New science building presented to California Legislature

Science majors have been facing hardships due to the department being impacted.
State Hornet Staff April 29, 2014

Sacramento State will be looking to add space for impacted science courses, but only if the California Legislatures approves construction of a new building.Biological Sciences Faculty Chair Jennifer Lundmark...

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