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The State Hornet The State Hornet is the student-run campus newspaper of Sacramento State, covering topics of interest to students, faculty, staff, alumni and the surrounding community. The newspaper operates 24/7 during the fall and spring semesters.

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Football defeats UC Davis 41-30 in 61st Annual Causeway Classic

The Sacramento State football season came to a close Saturday, as the Hornets defeated UC Davis by a final score of 41-30 in the 61st Causeway Classic. It was Sac State’s first victory in the annual series since the 2009 season.

Solutions to HIV examined through graduate work

Nov 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.

A tale of two cheeses

Nov 21, 2014

What started as an attempt to become the world’s first edible plate resulted in a glorious masterpiece of a creation that took the United States by storm as a staple of American culture.

Director Honored by Elk Grove

Nov 21, 2014

It’s 5:45 p.m. and Kirtland Stout arrives early at The Commons, just like he does every Tuesday evening. He knows if he shows up late, his audience will leave.

Women’s basketball beats New Mexico for first win

Sacramento State shot 50-percent from the field in the second half and scored 26 second-chance points to collect its first victory of the season against the Aggies of New Mexico State.

Football faces longtime causeway rival UC Davis for season finale

The Sacramento State football season will come to a close this Saturday at 1 p.m. when the Hornets head to Aggie Stadium to take on longtime rival UC Davis. This contest will mark the 61st annual Causeway Classic between the two schools who p...

What happened to basing a relationship on trust?

Nov 20, 2014

The nine-time grammy award-winning artist Mary J. Blige has revealed an essential rule about friendships outside of her marriage when she was interviewed by Stella magazine: “All females for me, all guys for him.” Ouch.

Men’s basketball secures win in home opener

In its first home game of the 2014-15 regular season, Sacramento State’s men’s basketball team defeated the Simpson Redhawks Wednesday night by a final score of 74-42.

Pell Grant increases discussed among state officials

Nov 19, 2014

The ins and outs of student loan debt and financial aid formed the focus of discussion Friday at the Student Aid Commission Symposium on Student Debt.

Women’s basketball falls to UC Davis in annual Causeway Classic, 82-90

The Causeway Classic rivalry always produces epic games and Tuesday night was no exception between the Sacramento State women’s basketball team and UC Davis at the Hornets' Nest.

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