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Water refill locations spread around campus

Photo of water refill station etiquette.

Rich Merrill

March 1, 2016

Digital reporter Rich Merrill breaks down the locations students can refill their water bottles at no cost to their wallets and the environment. [View the story "Water refill stations help save money" on Storify] ...

Sac State shouldn’t be building more dorms

Sac State shouldn't be building more dorms

Brittney Christ

September 28, 2015

Sac State is known as a commuter school. So why is a commuter school building more student housing?It was recently announced that Sacramento State was building another dorm to house more students. It is noticeable that we have more incoming students this semester, in addition to the fact that we are the third...

The deficit of respectful roommates, and how to be one

The deficit of respectful roommates, and how to be one

Brittney Christ

September 14, 2015

As a college student, we have limited living options. Some students commute from home and some choose to live in the dorms, or just choose to live off campus. Most of the time, the decision comes down to price. Dorms can be very pricey, and you may have to share a room.The Upper Eastside Lofts, an o...

Resident advisers serve as students and role models at the same time

State Hornet Staff

January 29, 2014

From serving as a mentor, to resolving roommate conflicts, resident advisers at Sacramento State are the go-to people for students living in the student housing on campus.With the responsibility of being a full-time student, resident advisors also take on another major commitment with the number of d...

Proper dorm sex etiquette

Ashley Jung

October 10, 2012

Sex is an extremely personal act. It doesn’t matter if it’s shared between a couple who has been married for 20 years or you and the hottest person you met at the bar. When you finally get this person alone, all you want is to have the sex you’ve been imagining. But as college students, we aren...

Freshmen may like living on campus

Jesse Sutton-Hough

September 26, 2012

The first year of school can be difficult for freshmen students. They’re away from home, living on their own and going to a place where they don’t know anyone. “Coming from a small town it’s different, but in a positive way,” said Andrea Tafolla, a freshman government major. Sacramento State...

Bicycle accident occurs near dorms

Jacob Kessler, a Sacramento State student and avid BMXer, sits
down on a bench waiting for a friend to pick him up for a hospital
ride. 

Jesse Charlton

November 3, 2011

A BMX rider slashed open his right leg while negotiating an obstacle near Sacramento State's American River Courtyard dorms Thursday afternoon. Jacob Kessler was laid out on a bench with a bandage, provided by a Sac State police officer, wrapped around his calf to stop the bleeding. Kessler showed no...