The State Hornet

Sac State grads launch new successful soda line

The creators of Silk Road Soda offer three organic flavored sodas with a mission to share culture through flavor.

Isabel Ward

April 16, 2013

Two Sacramento State graduates have bridged East and West with a new Mediterranean beverage that extends the age-old Silk Road to the Sacramento region.    Silk Road Soda founders Payam Fardenash and Srijun Srinuanchan met through the master’s of business administration program at Sac State. Fardena...

Mission success with ‘Argo’

Elizabeth Ramirez

October 17, 2012

Rescue missions are no easy task. This is best reflected in Ben Affleck’s “Argo.” Based on a true story, the film depicts the rescue of six Americans during the Iranian Revolution. The six Americans, who worked at the U.S embassy in Iran, found refuge in the Canadian ambassador’s home. To CIA extrac...