The State Hornet

Sacramento State design gallery open for business after fire

Natalie Gray

March 15, 2013

The Department of Design Gallery rose from the ashes Wednesday during its re-opening in Mariposa Hall. After a fire destroyed the gallery in October 2011, faculty and students came together to see the renovations and student artwork."The appearance of the gallery is much cleaner," said senior photography...

CAL Fire declares fall fires as arson

State Hornet Staff

December 7, 2011

After nearly two months of investigating, CAL Fire officials have concluded both Oct. 13 fires were declared arson.CAL Fire was called in to investigate the source of the flames after their occurrence. Before officially declaring it an arson, CAL Fire had to search for clues and evidence."After a thoroug...

Mariposa classes cancelled; Mendocino classes will proceed as scheduled

Mitchell Wilson

October 13, 2011

Update (8:45 p.m.): Classesin Mariposa Hall will be cancelled Friday as the building will beclosed for cleanup, according to a statement from Sacramento Statepublic affairs.Faculty and staff members with the College ofHealth and Human Services, and the College of Social Sciences andInterdisciplinary Studies who ...

Fires break out in Mendocino and Mariposa halls at Sacramento State

Brett Johnson

October 13, 2011

Fires broke out Thursday in two of Sacramento State's buildings, Mariposa and Mendocino halls, forcing a complete evacuation of students, faculty and staff. The first of the fires was reported at 2:58 p.m. Thursday on the fifth floor of Mendocino Hall. Around 10 to 15 minutes later, a second fire was re...