The State Hornet

Sac State students throw colorful powder for a good cause

A Sacramento State student throws colorful powder during the Hornet Holi event hosted by Bhagat Puran Singh Health Initiative (BPSHI) in the Well front lawn, Friday, April 29.

Kristal Reynaga

April 29, 2016

The Hornet Holi, a festival of color that celebrates the beginning of spring, will be held at Sacramento State in front of The WELL on Friday, April 29 from 5-8 p.m. Holi, in a traditional sense, is the Hindu spring festival customarily celebrated in Northern India and has a long, rich and colo...

Valentines and charity bloom on campus

Marvin Davis

February 11, 2016

In preparation for Valentine's Day, a number of clubs, fraternities and sororities started selling gifts to students; Not only for the holiday, but also for charity and fundraising. The student organizations had been selling their merchandise in the school's quad area. A variety of goods were ...

Homeless: the in-need and the needy

State Hornet Staff

May 13, 2014

-Kelly Abercrombie-Residents of downtown Sacramento go about their day avoiding the invisible people of our world – the homeless. There are varying degrees of invisibility exhibited by the homeless. Some are gracious, courteous and can interact with the people around them, but others are avoided at al...

Giving is easy

Jaime Carrillo

November 30, 2013

A sandwich always tastes better when someone else makes it for you.It’s a universally known thing that throws modern cooking conventions out the window. A sandwich is that much sweeter when it’s made for someone who’s a little down on their luck.This Thanksgiving, before I boiled stock, peeled potat...

EDITORIAL: Serving others benefits everyone

Editorial staff

September 14, 2011

Working in class to get good grades - all students do it. Going to work to afford to go to Sacramento State - some students do it. How many of us work for the benefit of the community? The opportunity is there for everyone and it doesn't cost a dime. Sac State Serves is part of the university's Communit...