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Pinay Symposium raises awareness on sexual harassment

Nadine Tanjuakio

February 18, 2015

Walking into the Union’s Redwood room, guests were greeted by the ladies of Kappa Psi Epsilon. The sorority’s annual event, Pinay Symposium, had a theme of spreading sexual harassment awareness through keynote speakers, self defense tutorials, spoken word and performances. “Ever since Kappa...

Sac State discusses assault bystander prevention

Johanna Pugh

December 11, 2014

It is easy to speak in hypotheticals. It is one thing for people to say if faced with a potential situation, they would react a certain way; and it is another entirely to live it.It is also another to arm people with skills and the mindset that what people choose to do in reality can have a major imp...

Sexual assault down from 2012

Kellie McCown

October 8, 2014

While sexual assault on California colleges and universities has been on the rise, Sacramento State has seen a significant drop in reported sexual assault cases on campus since 2012.The mandated annual Clery Report shows one reported forcible sexual assault case on campus in 2013, with no forcible incid...

Sac State police aim to connect with campus

Andrew Stiffler

September 18, 2014

Often seen as just a badge, the Sacramento State Police Department attempted to close the gap between officers and the campus community by hosting the third annual Coffee with a Cop, Tuesday at the Well.Hosted by the Student Health and Counseling Services and Sac State PD, students, faculty and staff to e...

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...

Sac State offers new yoga class for trauma survivors

Kaitlin Sansenbach

May 7, 2013

Stress relief, mentoring and coping were found within the Yoga for Trauma Survivors event held at the Well on Tuesday. This event was promoted as a safe haven for anyone who has survived any type of trauma including, but not limited to, sexual assault and domestic violence. Traditionally, yoga has an emph...

‘The Vagina Monologues’

State Hornet Staff

February 20, 2013

Vagina: The word said most during Sacramento State’s 11th performance of the Vagina Monologues.  The Vagina Monologues is an episodic show based on the book, “The Vagina Monologues” by Eve Ensler and is composed of actual stories collected from over 200 women.  The piece is meant to celebrate the ...