The State Hornet

Influential women on campus share inspiring stories

Angel Kidka

March 17, 2016

Sacramento State’s sixth annual Women of Influence Awards shined a light on the inspiring women who persevere and continue to make a difference here on campus. “Personal Narratives” was the theme of the event, which featured a spoken word poem by Sac State student Shyanne Benjamin, a perf...

Creative Queens pop-up art show celebrates women and equality

Jessica Hice

March 16, 2016

Sacramento State is celebrating Women’s “HerStory” for the entire month of March. Wednesday will explore “Woman Love” in the form of a pop-up art show in collaboration with the local art and culture community. Presented by the Sol Collective in Sacramento and the Women’s Resource Center on campus, the C...

An evening of spoken word empowers women

Marvin Davis

March 13, 2016

UNIQUE hosted An Evening of Spoken Word on March 10, an event celebrating Women’s History Month with poets Gabriella Garcia Medina and Katie Wirsing reciting poetry alongside two student poets. The show began with original poems recited by two Sacramento State students. The students were then f...

A month for women and their story

A month for women and their story

Yieng Xiong

March 9, 2016

Sacramento State is bringing awareness in women issues with a series of events throughout March for Women’s "Herstory" Month. Sac State has been celebrating Women’s "Herstory" month since 1991. More than a dozen events including discussions, film screenings and an art show will be held thi...

An evening of ‘HerStory’

An evening of 'HerStory'

Marvin Davis

March 9, 2016

UNIQUE Programs will be hosting “An Evening of Spoken Word” in the University Union Ballroom, featuring Gabriela Garcia Medina and Katie Wirsing of the National Slam Poetry movement. The event is organized to support Sacramento State’s Women’s HerStory Month, a month celebrating the achi...

Women of Herstory will highlight accomplishments and diversity

Women of Herstory will highlight accomplishments and diversity

Jessica Hice

March 1, 2016

Sacramento State will celebrate and inspire women by highlighting the history and accomplishments of women during "Women’s Herstory Month" in March. The Women’s Research Center, in partnership with UNIQUE Programs, the PRIDE Center, the History and Women’s Studies Departments, has created...