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Scotland votes on independence

State Hornet

September 18, 2014

On Thursday, September 18, Scotland votes for their independence after a 307-year tie to England, a freedom well-deserved.Approximately 4.2 million people are registered to vote in the referendum. A unique aspect of the vote is that Scotland lowered the voting age from 18 to 16, which caused many to...

Sacramento State remains without arena despite recent initiatives

The Nest was built in 1955 and has a seating capacity of 1,200.

State Hornet Staff

March 19, 2014

A decade after Sacramento State students voted for a new event center that would have served as a spot for concerts, recreational activities and graduation commencement ceremonies, the arena has yet to be built.In April 2004, an Associated Students Inc. referendum measure proposed the construction of one stru...

College newspapers are a vital part of campus life and worth the funding

State Hornet Staff

March 6, 2014

A student newspaper is a vital part of campus life, providing breaking news as well as student spotlights. But it also provides an opportunity for students to gain legitimate journalism experience while learning to write, edit, design, photograph, manage and report. The loss of a college publication woul...