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Graffiti statement warns of shooting to take place at dark, deemed as hoax

Graffiti statement warns of shooting to take place at dark, deemed as hoax

State Hornet Staff

November 18, 2014

The Emergency Notification System (ENS) informed Sacramento State that a written graffiti threat warning of a shooting to take place on campus was found, the second threat since Nov. 4.The note, discovered at a bathroom stall in the women's restroom at the Union, did not describe a specific time and ...

Shooting hoax alerts Sac State police

Shooting hoax alerts Sac State police

Elizabeth Zelidon

November 4, 2014

Sacramento State police responded to a shooting threat written in graffiti at 1 p.m.The message was found at a women's restroom stall in the University Union stating "3:00 11/4 school shooting." Sac State Police Chief Mark Iwasa deemed it non-credible but to remain vigilant."We did not consider it to...

Hip-hop and rap genre: a cultural revolution

Daniel Magalit

October 9, 2014

Hip-hop and rap today is not the same as yesteryear’s. The differences in hip-hop today and hip-hop then, is most discernible in lyrical content, the production of sounds and possibly in the lack of understanding of the culture and its history.Hip-hop and its five elements are prominent in today’s m...