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Sac State considers religious observance

Matthew Malone October 22, 2014

The Sacramento State Faculty Policies Committee discussed the possibility of a calendar of religious and cultural holidays to help faculty schedule classes with student beliefs in mind, during the committee's...

Racists comments flood Twitter after Miss America pageant

Racists comments flood Twitter after Miss America pageant
Natalie Gray September 24, 2013

Although we live in the land of the free, home of the brave, America is still fearing what we don’t understand. Twitter exploded last week with tweets from ignorant people making appalling comments...

Overcoming Muslim stereotypes in America

Sacramento State student Mashel Alam prays during Asr, the Islamic afternoon praying session, in the Meditation Room of the University Union on Monday.
Fabian Garcia May 14, 2013

 The word “Muslim” tends to carry a lot of weight in our post-9/11 western society. When taken out of context, its utterance alone can spark confusion, hostility and fear. Sacramento State students...

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