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Sacramento LGBT community leaders to hold rally outside Faces nightclub in light of Orlando mass shooting

Sacramento LGBT community leaders to hold rally outside Faces nightclub in light of Orlando mass shooting

Barbara Harvey

June 12, 2016

Fifty people were killed and another 53 were wounded after a gunman opened fire at the popular gay nightclub, Pulse, in Orlando, Florida early Sunday in the worst mass shooting in American history. In an act of support for the victims, The Sacramento LGBT Community Center is organizing a rally...

Mental health services bill aims to double funding

(From left to right) President Robert Nelsen; ASI President Melissa Bardo; Sam Alavi, director of Student Advocacy and Student Representation at UC Davis; Assemblymember Kevin McCarty; former Senator Darrell Steinberg; and Belinda Lum, assistant professor of sociology at Sacramento City College, get together to announce a new bill to increase funding for mental health services in The WELL at Sacramento State, Thursday, Feb. 25.

Jonathan Ayestas

February 25, 2016

Legislation for competitive grants to improve mental health services for the California State University, University of California and California Community College systems was introduced on Thursday in The WELL. The 2 p.m. press conference went over the details for the College Mental Health Services T...

Former engineering dean asked Sacramento State to reconsider removal

Ilian Cervantes-Branum

May 7, 2014

Emir Macari, the former dean of the College of Engineering and Computer Sciences, was informed in January he would not be retained in his administrative position. In a memorandum sent from Vice President of Human Resources Christine Lovely, an investigation under Sacramento State’s Reconsid...

New bill passed by California Legislature may affect Cal Grant recipients

Matthew Urner

September 18, 2013

The California Legislature closed the legislative year Thursday after passing some monumental pieces of legislation for Cal Grant recipients, especially those recently disqualified. Assembly Bill 1287, authored by Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva will make it easier for students to re-establish Cal Grant e...