The State Hornet

Author influences students

Daniel Magalit

February 23, 2015

Angela Davis is one of the most prominent figures in American history her story, transcends the average activist, feminist and social commentator.At the University of the Pacific on Feb. 17, her lecture was creative and specific and it inspired an eager audience.“Being a woman of color, it’s import...

Women of color define beauty through their eyes

Johanna Pugh

October 15, 2014

When girls are growing up, they can have multiple influences telling them how to look and who to be. There are magazines, media and peers each divulging their own interpretation of what being beautiful means. To put it simply, it can be overwhelming.Women of color in particular can often times find t...

Students soothe the tensions of Ferguson

Johanna Pugh

October 9, 2014

No matter the era, location or identity of the person bringing it up, talking about race can be a touchy subject.One of the first steps in addressing the issue of racism and attempting to get to a point of understanding could be through communicating with one another.“Not Just Ferguson” was an inf...