The State Hornet

Students say goodbye to “Megara” with mixed reactions

The locker was installed in the University Union, outside the Game Room, after the start of the fall 2014 semester.

Virginia McCormick

November 27, 2014

To the dismay and confusion of some students, Sacramento State's Amazon Locker, nicknamed "Megara," was decommissioned on Nov. 18 and removed from campus entirely on Nov. 21.The locker was installed in the University Union, outside the Game Room, after the start of the fall 2014 semester. "Megara" was...

Local dive bar perfect for that laid back atmosphere

Only five minutes away from Sacramento State, Hilltop Tavern offers a selection of drinks and a game room in a laid back atmosphere. 

Kelly Tao

May 1, 2014

Whether looking for a quick drink or a new hangout spot, local dive bar Hilltop Tavern, provides a selection of affordable drinks and a lively atmosphere just five minutes away from Sacramento State. Located at 4757 Folsom Boulevard in East Sacramento, Hilltop Tavern comes to life at night as many n...

Woman pool player dominates in the Game Room

Sacramento State English complementary major Cindy Ho has won an 8-ball and two 9-ball tournaments at the University Union’s Game Room.

Gabriel Pacheco

March 14, 2012

Imagine being the only woman sitting in a billiards room filled with guys waiting for your brother to be done playing pool from noon until closing time in the University Union’s Game Room at Sacramento State. For Cindy Ho, an English complementary major, she was that woman faced with having to wait count...