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PRIDE Center hosts queer picnic on Library Quad to celebrate Pride Week

Marvin Davis

April 8, 2016

On April 7 at 12 p.m. on the Library Quad, the PRIDE Center held a picnic open to all in celebration of Pride Week and LGBT students. The PRIDE Center, the Student Health Center and the Lavender Library all held booths at the picnic. They were each there in support of Pride Week while also gi...

Why we are lucky to have President Nelsen

President Robert Nelson raises his pinky as he calls out stingers up during his first Fall Address in the University Union ballroom on Thursday, August 27, 2015.

Brittney Christ

September 8, 2015

If you have not heard, we have a new president: President Robert Nelsen.On August 27, 2015, Nelsen made his first Fall Address to Sacramento State in the University Union Ballroom. He covered topics such as graduation and retention rates, resources for DREAM Act students, and the budget for more fac...

Moving away from outdated prejudice and toward acceptance

Kaitlin Sansenbach

November 20, 2013

Sexual encounters of the 60s versus those of today’s society have completely evolved in a positive way within the gay community. Though there are still prejudices against same sex relationships, people are much more accepting in 2013. In the 50s and 60s, homosexuals were stuck in limbo. The civil r...

Exploring sexuality in college is accepted and encouraged

Kaitlin Sansenbach

October 29, 2013

The most common venue to seek out potential sexual flames is a college atmosphere, often paired with alcoholic beverages and a lowered moral compass. Sexuality is a natural part of development that is ongoing in a person’s life. However, in exploring the sexual vixen inside, there are many factors atta...

Progressive fraternity establishes itself at Sac State

Progressive fraternity establishes itself at Sac State

Kaitlin Sansenbach

April 30, 2013

Unity, progression and brotherhood are the foundation of the Delta Lambda Phi Social Fraternity on campus; an all-male fraternity for gay, bisexual and progressive men. The 11 members of the Delta Lambda Phi Social Fraternity have found a haven of acceptance and equality through their brotherhood. T...

As Prop. 8 resurfaces nationally, pride week ignites on Sac State’s campus

As Prop. 8 resurfaces nationally, pride week ignites on Sac State's campus

Isabel Ward

April 9, 2013

Proposition 8 made its way back into the national conversation just in time for Pride Week, which started Monday.  The debate has reached a pinnacle as the case finally made it to Supreme Court.   Passed in 2008, proposition 8 defines marriage as an act between a man and a woman and therefore does not reco...