The State Hornet

Sac State shows off its green thumb

Anna Agundez

April 20, 2016

As a way to bring awareness and educate the public of environmental conservation efforts, and Sacramento State has been celebrating Earth Day since then. Sac State has dedicated resources to building a sustainable campus by being home to over 3,000 trees, creating storm drains that are self cleaning...

Sac State celebrates Earth Day

President Nelsen and others plant a new tree in the Library Quad in celebration of Earth Day, Thursday, April 14.

Angela Bratrud

April 20, 2016

Earth Day 2003 was celebrated at Sacramento State on Saturday with over 150 exhibitors, and a variety of speakers, musicians, dancers and merchants from all over the world.   The event started in 1999, and originally drew about 4,000 people, the Earth Day coordinator, Kathy Reis, said. T...

Environmental awareness is promoted in celebration of Earth Day

State Hornet Staff

April 18, 2014

Sacramento State students, clubs and outside organizations gathered at the quad on Thursday to educate the campus on the importance of waste disposal and environmental awareness in honor of Earth Day. Sustainability Analyst Kristina Cullen of Facilities Management Department at Sac State said she hopes...

Sac State celebrates Earth Day with recycling bins and dunk tanks

Alpha Chi Omega President Katie Dillen waits to be dunked as sophomore civil engineer Jason Estrella makes a throw on Wednesday for the Earth Day events in the Library Quad.

Joe Davis

April 17, 2013

Sacramento State Facilities Services hosted the university’s premiere Earth Week event Wednesday in the Library Quad. The celebration included PG&E, SMUD and other vendors from the Sacramento area, each with its own booth setup. The four Greek councils that represent Sac State also took part in the e...

Sacramento State Earth Week 2011

Sacramento State Earth Week 2011

Matt Harrington

April 27, 2011

With the help of theEnvironmental Studies department and various other organizations oncampus, the Environmental Student's Organization planned out thisyear's Earth Week events that led up to Earth Day, which is heldevery April 22.From April 18 until Thursday, Sacramento State students hadopportunities to lear...