STRONG 2018: Hornets Imagine Tomorrow's Solutions is an academic competition where students present ideas about how to improve their lives, their community, or their career field to regional employers. Participating students will be eligible for an award. Students' parents, family members, friends, peers, and the community are invited to listen to student presentations. Student presentations will show how they can put what they learn at Sac State to use to improve the community of those around them.

The Academic Showcase will take place Friday, April 13 from 9:00am - 2:00pm  (Location: TBD).

The purpose of this event is to help students be career ready and practice interview skills. Students are invited to an employer reception from 11a-1p in the Library Art Gallery to network and talk about career goals with regional employers. Finalists will be announced at 2:00pm and invited to present to a group of employers/judges from 1:00pm - 2:00pm. Winners will be announced at 2:00pm.

This event is free and open to the public. (Location: TBD).

STRONG 2018 is Sac State's
"Shark Tank-style Competition!

Friday, April 13 2018 from 9:00am - 2:00pm
Location: TBD
Round 1 Presentations: 9:00am - 11:00am  
Round 2 Finalists: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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STRONG 2016 Undergraduate Winner

Kaelin Sherrel, Business Student
Category of change: Environmental Wellness
Project: Tiny Houses
Award: $1,000

STRONG 2016 Graduate Winner

Brittney LeBlue, Education Technology Student
Category of change: Intellectual Wellness
Project: Standardized Testing Research with iReady Software
Award: $1,000