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Spring addresses warn of changing frontier due to finances, politics

President Robert Nelsen delivered his spring address on Thursday morning, Jan. 19, at the University Union Ballroom. “This is the year of us, the year of the Hornets and the year of Sac State,” said Nelsen. (Photo by Sami Soto)
Kameron Schmid January 20, 2017

Sacramento State President Robert Nelsen and Associated Students, Inc. President Patrick Dorsey spoke about the current political climate, efforts to improve the university and the forthcoming battle against...

CSU considers tuition hike

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Kameron Schmid December 1, 2016

The California State University Board of Trustees is weighing the option of raising tuition costs for students, but won’t yet make its decision, pushing the vote to March 2017 as students protested the...

Students sugar date to help pay tuition

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Claire Morgan December 1, 2016

As tuition continues to rise, students everywhere are finding unconventional ways to help them get through their four years of higher education. In addition to working part time and receiving some financial...

Student fees run services on campus

Jacob Abbott October 15, 2014

Sacramento State students paying to attend fall classes, experienced a slight increase in mandatory campus-based fees for the 2014-15 academic school year. In 2011, the CSU network established a...

New students bring in big money

Jake Abbot October 8, 2014

Sacramento State University generates the majority of its funding through student tuition and a large number of first-time students help to support services on campus.This year’s information collected...

State bills would increase Cal Grant B funding for students

State Hornet Staff April 8, 2014

Students receiving financial aid are likely to get more money through a state treasury created by two senate bills intended to increase federal funding for the Cal Grant B.Press Secretary and Legislative...

Board of Trustees discuss advocacy efforts for additional state funding

State Hornet Staff March 28, 2014

Long Beach, CA -- The California State University Board of Trustees gathered this week for a three day meeting in Long Beach and covered several items, including an update on bottlenecks courses and current...

California Faculty Association continues bargaining for a new contract

Jonathan Ayestas March 18, 2014

Salary and education issues between California State University and the California Faculty Association are improving for the first time since 2007. While CFA members find working with Chancellor...

More funding for graduation rates could mean less quality education

More funding for graduation rates could mean less quality education
State Hornet Staff March 11, 2014

With the California State University still recovering from more than $1 billion in budget cuts since 2007, the evolution of a proper funding model is being considered by California policymakers and higher...

Sacramento State Lobby Corps set to advocate for higher education funding

The California Higher Education Student Summit is an annual event in which CSU students advocate for higher education
Cailin Jessup March 7, 2014

Sacramento State’s Student Lobby Corps is preparing for the annual California Higher Education Student Summit beginning on March 8, in which student advocates from every California State University campus...

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