The State Hornet

Students, faculty discuss difficult situations at annual Spring Convocation

Faculty were invited to sit in and facilitate the table discussion at the Spring Convocation on Monday in the University Union.

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2014

As a Filipino-American, Associated Students Inc. President Nielsen Gabriel said he has faced typical Asian stereotypes, including being a math whiz and science genius.But as a sophomore, Gabriel questioned the validity of racial stereotypes after encountering a group of people who he met for the first...

Bridging the pay gap and ending gender inequality

State Hornet Staff

March 18, 2014

During President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address earlier this year, he urged for the end to the embarrassing gender pay gap. Although women make up half of the workforce, they are only making 77 cents per every dollar men earn.Obama however, did not specify that the figure he spoke of was ...

Veteran’s Association stonewalling victims of military sexual assault

Army Private First Class Rosie Darby stands in a formation at a combat outpost in the Zhari district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan on February 1, 2013. (Alexandra Zavis/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

Natalie Gray

December 4, 2013

A report came out by the American Civil Liberties Union, Service Women’s Action Network and the Veterans Legal Service Clinic at Yale Law School alleging that the US Department of Veteran’s Affairs discriminates against military sexual trauma survivors. This is beyond deplorable.The Veteran’s Assoc...

Boy Scouts should lose tax-exemption for discrimination

Boy Scouts should lose tax-exemption for discrimination

Jaime Carrillo

September 24, 2013

The Boy Scouts of America are a hateful group and they deserve to have their tax-exempt status taken away.Let me back up for a second. There’s a part of me that almost envies the troglodytes over at Fox News, so I figured I’d give it a go and take on one of our nation’s most revered youth grou...