The State Hornet

Students overwhelmingly vote no for student event center in record turnout

Freshman bussiness major Bikyt Djaparou votes at a voting center outside the Union Wednesday Dec. 3 after class.

Kellie McCown

December 4, 2014

Students overwhelmingly voted against the proposed student event center and $219 per semester fee.About 7000 students voted online between Dec. 2 and 3 for the proposed student event center, with 79.6 percent voting no.The number of students who voted was a record turnout for the university.“I am pleas...

Arena promotes grad ceremonies on campus, hiked student fees

Kellie McCown

November 3, 2014

Professor Tim Howard’s public relations students have been at work this semester with a campaign that will change the face of Sacramento State: a new campus arena and event center, claimed to be the future campus gem and improve the college experience, at the expense of a proposed $219 student fee.“...