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Scientists convene at Sac State for “Water and Fire: Impacts of Climate Change”

Joel Boland April 11, 2016

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Science says men take breakups harder

Cambrie Sevaaetasi November 7, 2015

Midterms and the aftermath are upon us and any added stress is unwelcome. Midterms and finals are some of the worst times to be experiencing a breakup, but considering what sex you are biologically,...

Sac State hosts SSIS major fair

Students check out the major fair for SSIS on September 8, 2015 to see if it is something that interest them.
State Hornet Staff September 8, 2015

Students walking past the Hornet bookstore may have noticed the social science and interdisciplinary science major fair.The event was informational for students interested in SSIS majors, such as psychology,...

Solutions to HIV examined through graduate work

Zack Jordan November 22, 2014

Research for making a specific chemical bond to fill a space to prevent HIV from attaching itself to cells was revealed at an HIV seminar in Sequoia Hall at Sacramento State. Chemistry professor...

Field biology group explores nature

Rian Edignton October 1, 2014

There are many interesting organizations at Sacramento State but one group, Field Biology Group, stands out as an outdoorsy and adventurous group.The FBG is a student run organization that plans trips...

Science department asks for new facilities, planetarium

Police say an attempted robbery took place across from Sequoia Hall on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.
State Hornet Staff March 18, 2014

In an effort to increase student safety and classroom space,  Sacramento State plans to replace small and outdated labs with an estimated $86 million science facility, which includes a planetarium.Approval...

Putting science in the forefront of society’s minds

State Hornet Staff February 4, 2014

From the cars we drive to the cellular phones we use to the food we eat, our society revolves around science.Science is the foundation of modern civilization, yet it is difficult for most of us to grasp...

EDITORIAL: STEM degrees are beneficial for the nation

EDITORIAL: STEM degrees are beneficial for the nation
State Hornet Staff May 15, 2013

Without scientific research, we would still believe the Earth is flat, the center of the universe and only 6,000 years old. Doctors would not sterilize their hands between handling corpses and performing...

Students get hands-on learning of human anatomy with use of donated bodies

Three classes at Sac State incorporate the use of human bodies
in the curriculum.
Brett Johnson February 15, 2012

Instead of sticking strictly to textbooks and lectures, Sacramento State's health science students have tangible learning experiences working with real bodies in the Human Anatomy Learning Laboratory....

UC Merced professor speaks to Sac State about single molecule spectroscopy

Amy Voong October 18, 2011

Dr. Anne Myers, a professor of chemistry from UC Merced visited Sac State on Thursday, to speak to the campus about single molecule spectroscopy.

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