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Student government elections party reveals candidates for 2015-2016 academic year

Yajayra Gonzalez, left, talks with other members under the Vision slogan after she was elected president for Associated Students, Inc. All candidate positions will be effective for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Christine Kittle

April 22, 2015

The results party for the Associated Students, Inc. was held in the Epicure restaurant in the University Union on Wednesday evening.The event kicked off at 7:30 p.m. with dinner being offered to anyone in attendance. A bingo game was also played with prizes handed out to winning participants.There we...

Student government honors President Gonzalez

Jonathan Ayestas

April 8, 2015

Members of Associated Students Inc. recognized President Alexander Gonzalez's 12 years of service as campus president with a ceremonial mention before commencing their weekly board meeting in the Foothill Suite at Sacramento State. Lauren Lombardo, ASI president at Sac State, presented Gonzale...

Former student government president shares campus experience at Sac State

Christine Kittle

March 24, 2015

Many students come to college and have minimal involvement on campus outside of their academics.Nielsen Gabriel is not one of those students.Gabriel joined Associated Students Inc. his freshman year as a committee member, then ran for the director of natural sciences and mathematics. He was elected an...

Student government leaders from all CSU campuses meet for welcome reception

Jonathan Ayestas

February 28, 2015

Members of the California State Student Association filled the Redwood Room in the University Union for a welcome reception following a board meeting earlier in the day as part of the California Higher Education Student Summit conference. The reception saw student government directors from all ...

Optional student fee in the works for approval

Matthew Malone

October 30, 2014

Associated Students Inc. gave its support last week to a proposed $4-a-year student fee that would replace ASI membership dues for the CSU system’s official student advocacy organization.The California State Student Association is composed of student representatives from all 23 CSU campuses and se...

Students waste no water responding to ALS challenge

Zack Jordan

September 17, 2014

Sacramento State students responded to the ALS awareness challenge from Chico State on Friday by jumping into the pool behind Draper hall, in an effort to accept without wasting water. “I felt offended by the use of water from the drought; jumping in a pool is a good idea to do the challenge and not ...

New Associated Students Inc. president aims to increase student services on campus

State Hornet Staff

May 14, 2014

Associated Students Inc. President-elect Lauren Lombardo’s main focus is not to change the university’s identity but to improve on its strength through student resources.With 40 percent of Sacramento State’s student population transferring community college and 94 percent living off campus, Lo...

Students planning to boycott student government election

State Hornet Staff

April 22, 2014

Students concerned over the lack of candidates in the Associated Students Inc. election posted signs Monday, asking their peers to boycott the election as a method to invalidate the results.According to ASI bylaws, at least 5 percent of the membership body, or 1,385 students, must vote for an official ...

Student government candidates remain uncontested

State Hornet Staff

April 8, 2014

Alongside the many faces of Associated Student Inc.’s latest campaign signs was a chalk-written message etched onto the quad’s pavement urging passersby to get involved.An unidentified person wrote “many of them are unopposed. Why CSUS?” The reaction is to the March 19 release of the ASI candidate...