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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...

Cinco de Mayo is not about margaritas and tacos

May 5, 2015

Cinco de Mayo is one of the most misunderstood holidays that has ever existed. Many people don’t know what they are celebrating and are unaware they are contributing to negative Mexican stereotypes. 

Faculty Senate approves excused absence policy, verified excuses now possible

Sacramento State's Faculty Senate passed the student excuse absence policy with a majority vote on Thursday.

Berlioux, Powell earn back-to-back Big Sky Conference honors

Two Hornets have set themselves apart from the rest of their conference competition this season by combining to win four Big Sky Conference Track Athlete of the Week honors this outdoor season.

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