The State Hornet

CSU Board of Trustees approves new opt-out fee

Jonathan Ayestas

February 3, 2015

The California State University Board of Trustees approved a proposal to impose an optional Student Involvement and Representation fee (SIRF) that would cost students $4 a year, or $2 a semester, to go towards the California State Student Association. The CSSA is a body of representatives fro...

Students overwhelmingly vote no for student event center in record turnout

Freshman bussiness major Bikyt Djaparou votes at a voting center outside the Union Wednesday Dec. 3 after class.

Kellie McCown

December 4, 2014

Students overwhelmingly voted against the proposed student event center and $219 per semester fee.About 7000 students voted online between Dec. 2 and 3 for the proposed student event center, with 79.6 percent voting no.The number of students who voted was a record turnout for the university.“I am pleas...