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The Health Benefits of Same-Sex Marriage

On June 26, 2015, same-sex marriage was voted into federal law by the Supreme Court in a 5-4 ruling. Social media has blown up over this topic, with supporters and those who oppose alike. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Tumblr were covered in rainbows and even offered rainbow options to have the user support the...

Four Hornets selected in MLB draft, Nichols signs as free agent

Four Sacramento State Hornets were selected in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft - including pitcher Brennan Leitao, shortstop Scotty Burcham, pitcher Sutter McLoughlin and outfielder Nathan Lukes - on June 10.

President Gonzalez to finish his 12 years of service at end of May

After serving as president of Sacramento State for 12 years, Alexander Gonzalez is leaving behind a largely-altered campus still continuing to change.

Faculty Senate honors President Gonzalez

May 13, 2015

The Faculty Senate recognized President Alexander Gonzalez just before his retirement with a standing ovation during the senate's weekly meeting on Thursday.

Baseball finishes sweep of Northern Colorado with 9-3 victory

Scotty Burcham's two home runs led the red-hot Sacramento State Hornets to a game-three victory and series sweep of the University of Northern Colorado Bears 9-3 today in Western Athletic Conference play at John Smith Field.

Baseball sweeps Northern Colorado in doubleheader

Nathan Lukes became the Sacramento State Hornets' all-time hits leader with his third inning solo home run, propelling the Hornets to a 9-3 victory over the University of Northern Colorado Bears today at John Smith Field in game one of a doubleheader between the Western Athletic Conference foes.

Softball’s season ends after 13-1 loss to Weber State

With an opportunity of winning their first Big Sky Conference title in program history, Sacramento State softball could not come through, as they were defeated by Weber State University 13-1 in the championship game of the conference tourname...

Softball advances in tournament with wins over Southern Utah, Idaho State

After dropping their game against Weber State University earlier in the day, Sacramento State softball was victorious against Southern Utah University and Idaho State University on Friday, allowing the Hornets to continue play for a chance to...

Softball drops first game in double-elimination Big Sky tournament 4-3 to Weber State

Sacramento State softball fell to Weber State University by a final of 4-3 in the first round of the double-elimination Big Sky Conference Softball Championship today.

Bruce Jenner As a Woman is About More Than Being Transgender

Bruce Jenner is a famous Olympic athlete known for winning the decathlon in 1976 and in the last decade, has been known for being the father figure on Keeping Up With The Kardashians. More recently, he is known for coming out as living as tra...

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