The State Hornet

Academic Affairs receives $4.9 million boost

Matthew Malone

October 15, 2014

Sacramento State president Alexander Gonzalez allocated in July $4.9 million in new funding for the university, sending the vast majority of it to Academic Affairs.The university funding increase comes from the 2014-15 California budget, which raised CSU funds by $142.2 million. The CSU Board of Truste...

Faculty concerned about lack of diversity

Daisy Aguilar

November 6, 2013

Despite the growing number of minority students at Sacramento State, the low number of minority faculty is evident throughout the university’s seven colleges.While 51.2 percent of the student body identify as minority, only 23.4 percent of the faculty do.In 1996, California voters approved Proposition...

Forums allow campus to speak with provost candidates

Imran Majid

October 22, 2013

The Sacramento State Provost Committee is in the process of scheduling open campus forums for students, faculty and staff to meet and ask questions of the candidates for the Vice President of Academic Affairs.With two forums being held last week, Fred Baldini, Sac State dean of the college of health and human...

Sac State takes down sexual assault one case at a time

Sac State takes down sexual assault one case at a time

Natalie Gray

October 15, 2013

No student should ever be afraid to walk across their college campus with the looming thought of someone following them, watching them and stalking them.Sexual assault comes in many forms and all cases should be investigated with urgency, sensitivity and effectiveness, which is exactly how Sacramento St...