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Student panel discusses holes in American history curriculum

Student panel discusses holes in American history curriculum

Anna Agundez

March 16, 2016

Students and historian present holes in academic history discipline on Wednesday March 9 in Hinde Auditorium in the University Union Last fall Chiitaanibah Johnson, a sophomore history major of Navaho descent at Sacramento State, got into an argument with an adjunct professor because she believ...

Cultural appropriation on Halloween

Cultural appropriation on Halloween

State Hornet Staff

October 28, 2015

Though the spirit of Halloween is celebrated in many different ways, it is important to keep in mind while deciding on a costume that other people’s cultures and ceremonial garbs are not acceptable choices.Cultural appropriation is never OK.Dressing up as a Native American for a day by wearing clothes that do ...

Exhibit: Treasure Revealed

Exhibit: Treasure Revealed

Alyson Poveda

September 10, 2015

The University Union Gallery presented the Treasure Revealed exhibit on Thursday, Sept. 3, which exhibits a few of the art pieces that California State University, Sacramento has around campus.The exhibition was intended to showcase the diverse cultural arts of Sacramento State.“The campus owns thousa...

Sac State investigates case of alleged disenrollment

Sac State investigates case of alleged disenrollment

Jonathan Ayestas

September 6, 2015

Sacramento State is investigating a case where a professor in the History Department allegedly disenrolled a student from his class after denying the Native American genocide. Official university response available here: https://t.co/GTuVJxKrwi @PrezNelsen @sacstate @VinceSchilling — Sac St...

Native American students keep traditions alive while promoting higher education

State Hornet Staff

April 23, 2014

 Social science major Deserea Langley is one of many Native American students who have struggled to maintain  native identity after leaving their reservation to attend Sacramento State. She is a part of the Paiute Shoshone tribe from Susanville Indian Rancheria, a reservation located in Lassen Count...