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Current Edition: October 2012

Alumni News

2012 Homecoming Festival & Football Game
Saturday, Oct. 13

Swarm back to campus for the festival and football fun. The festival will feature live music by The Bad Catz, dance performances, Kidz Zone activities, face painting, booths, displays, food concession, tailgating and much more! More information

Golden Grads Reunion
Friday, Oct. 12

Graduates from the classes of 1962 and prior . . . please join us for our Golden Grads Reunion on Friday, Oct. 12 at the Alumni Center. Special thanks to Marriott Hotels, our presenting sponsor. Make plans to attend and reconnect by registering now. More information

Sacramento State Alumni Board endorses Proposition 30

The Sacramento State Alumni Board of Directors voted to endorse the Governor’s tax initiative – Proposition 30 – in an effort to stop further budget cuts to Sacramento State and the California State University System. Read on

Calling all alumni – we need your help
Tuesday, Oct. 16

Share your knowledge and insight with current students about your profession at Career Buzz, a dinner all about mentoring students. Register here

Sac State Day @ Placer County
Thursday, Oct. 18

Placer County alums . . . Sac State is coming to you! Please join President Alexander Gonzalez, College of Business Administration Dean Sanjay Varshney and fellow Hornets for a luncheon featuring a presentation of the Sacramento Business Review. Register here

Alumna soars to new heights

Christina Preston’s '10 (Anthropology) life has been going at warp speed the last few years. The Sac State alumna just realized a dream to spend an hour aboard an F-16D, courtesy of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. Read on

Donor Support

Putting academics first is Harpers’ goal

A lot of things have changed since Les Harper ’55 (Business Administration) walked the grounds at Sac State as a student back in the ‘50s. Read more

Alumni Profile

"Hotel Transylvania" movie has alumni tie

Aaron Campbell '92 (Fine Arts) admits he wasn’t quite sure what he was getting into nearly 20 years ago when he accepted a gig on the night shift at Buena Vista Visual Effects. The position offered no paycheck, no job security and very little training. Read more