The State Hornet

Pride Center welcomes all students

Monica Velez

March 18, 2015

Walking into the gender-neutral bathroom at Sacramento State, located in the PRIDE Center in the University Union, can be an unexpected experience. No other mirror will ever present itself as clear as the one above that particular sink.“Warning! Reflection in this mirror may be distorted by socially c...

Rainbow Alliance to become more inclusive at Sac State

David Phan

March 6, 2015

The Queer Straight Alliance Club at Sacramento State changed its name to Rainbow Alliance this semester as part of a plan to restart after inactivity and conflicts between officers.Program Coordinator for the Pride Center Chris Kent, 27, a history graduate student who has been managing student employ...

Insta-Queer allows diverse students to mingle

Daniel Magalit

February 13, 2015

Organizations that provide safe zones for people to freely express themselves are crucial to those that may be struggling with aspects of their identity, or just do not feel comfortable being themselves in certain spaces.The PRIDE Center, on the first floor of the University Union at Sacramento State, ...

Ways to relieve stress during a busy semester

Jasmine Alston and Justyce Mirjanovic

September 24, 2014

It is very common for students to become stressed but there are several things students can do to prevent a mental breakdown.“To decrease stress levels, I would suggest students look for ways to find balance, practice self-care and take care of their overall health and well-being,” said Jennifer Burton...