The State Hornet

Dance marathon raises money for student emergency grant fund

Jasmine Alston

October 23, 2014

From glow sticks to colorful strobe lights and B-boys to a dancing cow, Sacramento State’s student advancement council kicks off the first dance marathon."Glow For Good" dance marathon took place Oct. 17 with the party going from 6 p.m. to midnight. The alumni center welcomed students to a place of ...

Sac Modern adopts diverse dance styles

Jasmine Alston

October 1, 2014

“Five, Six, Seven, Eight...Boom, boom, ba, boom, boom, ba…”From pique turns to isolations, Sacramento’s own dance group discreetly prepares for the Public Display 8 showcase in Sacramento State’s Yosemite hall.The practices consist of instructing the choreography and working on cleaning up f...

Hip-hop culture at Sac State embraced by Sac Modern organization

Members of Sac Modern are practicing their hip-hop dance moves at the group's workshop.

Camille Anglo

September 18, 2013

Sac Modern, the only Sacramento State affiliated hip-hop dance group, is breaking out in a city where hip-hop dancing is mostly underground.After branching off from Samahang Pilipino, the campus’ Filipino Club, the group started performing in numerous Filipino culture nights in 2006.Jordan Riturban, ...