The State Hornet

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...

CSU Board of Trustees approves new opt-out fee

Jonathan Ayestas

February 3, 2015

The California State University Board of Trustees approved a proposal to impose an optional Student Involvement and Representation fee (SIRF) that would cost students $4 a year, or $2 a semester, to go towards the California State Student Association. The CSSA is a body of representatives fro...

Optional student fee in the works for approval

Matthew Malone

October 30, 2014

Associated Students Inc. gave its support last week to a proposed $4-a-year student fee that would replace ASI membership dues for the CSU system’s official student advocacy organization.The California State Student Association is composed of student representatives from all 23 CSU campuses and se...

CSSA meeting seeks action

Jake Abbott

September 11, 2014

On Friday, the California State Student Association began three days of meetings at CSU Fullerton for executive board members and student representatives to discuss the policy agenda, state budget, sexual assault and varying student concerns. “This weekend’s meetings will set the tone for wh...