The State Hornet

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.

Web Site: http://www.statehornet.com


ASI elections met with mixed feelings

The ASI election has caused controversy amongst election participants and student voters as most candidates have run unopposed and promotion for the election was less than the previous year.

ASI elections have lowest candidate count in years, students boycott voting

Apr 22, 2014

Student government is an important part of the college experience. Whether it’s holding a position, or voting for who best represents what the students need, campus politics affect all of us and there’s no reason why majority of students can’t at least vote. 



Sacramento State provost looks to increase international awareness, students

Apr 22, 2014

Sacramento State’s Office of the Provost is in the early planning stages of international recruitment to increase the number of foreign students on campus.   



Statewide student government fee would help fund campus student governments

Apr 22, 2014

Student opportunities for internships and campus involvement may increase next semester if a voluntary fee introduced by the California State Student Association is approved.

March of Dimes will host event at Sacramento State to promote baby health

Apr 22, 2014

The death of an infant can send a parent into life-long depression, but the passing of Tracey Schaal’s premature son in the early 1990s motivates and inspires her efforts at March of Dimes every day.



Sacramento State plans not to implement student success fee

Apr 22, 2014

While 11 out of the 23 California State Universities have implemented an academic excellence or student success fee, Sacramento State will continue to use existing resources to allow more timely graduation of students.

Examining the dynamics of female friendships and why it seems to constantly be women versus women

Apr 22, 2014

Every female has those friends that in front of their face we wish them well, congratulate them on their accomplishments and give them all the advice or help we can, but secretly we know they are our competition in life. 



Go figure, men and women have different views on relationship satisfaction

Apr 22, 2014

Kelly Abercrombie talks about her perspective on the dynamics of a male-female relationship:

Legendary sports agent visits public relations department

Apr 22, 2014

Super agent Leigh Steinberg came to the Sacramento State campus Apr. 16 to talk to a group of Public Relations students and to promote his new book, “The Agent.”



Defense a key to success for Hornets baseball

Apr 22, 2014

Pitching and hitting wins games, but defense wins championships and Sacramento State’s defense has helped the team to first place in the Western Athletic Conference.