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Free stuff motivates students to avoid phones in class

Nadine Tanjuakio l @nadinetanj

September 22, 2015

Sigma Chi brothers and schoolmates Mitch Gardner and Robert Richardson launched a new app called Pocket Points. The app was designed to motivate students to not use their phones during class. If a user didn't touch their phone, they would be rewarded a point after a certain amount of time. The ...

Coffee Garden offers a mixture of cultures for locals

Coffee Garden offers a mixture of cultures for locals

State Hornet Staff

February 4, 2014

With its bright Christmas lights and tropical plants surrounding the front patio, Coffee Garden is sure to capture the attention of anyone passing by.Located on Franklin Boulevard, less than 15 minutes away from Sacramento State, Coffee Garden offers a mixture of cultures for everyone to enjoy. Micha...

Early morning classes give students, faculty flexibility in their schedule

Kathleen Pizzo

November 13, 2013

Sociology major Diana Macedonio, 22, regrets signing up for her 7:30 a.m. sociology class.“It’s difficult for me to wake up,” Macedonio said. “I’m less attentive than in my after lunch classes, because it’s hard for me to pay attention when I’m tired. My performance could be a lot bett...

Buzz of the Crowd: What big wins mean for small college teams

State Hornet Staff

September 11, 2012

College football starts off the same way every season: Most big NCAA football programs play smaller schools and cruise to a commanding victory. Oregon State and the University of Colorado are no exceptions to this rule. During the past decade, the two teams have hosted schools with smaller football programs lik...