Hornet alumni family welcomes newest members
May, 27 2016 by Anita Fitzhugh
This month, nearly 5,000 Sac State graduates were eligible to walk across the commencement stage and into the Hornet alumni family. The bachelor's, master's, credential, and doctorate in education candidates join more than 224,000 Sac State alumni.
In his second commencement, President Robert S. Nelsen shook the hand of each graduate, and recognized the sacrifices and contributions made by their loved ones. Nelsen also honored each college's Dean's Award recipients and conferred two honorary degrees on Sacramento artist Gregory Kondos and local business leader Dave Lucchetti.
Alumnus presented President's Award from Department of Commerce
May 25, 2016 By Anita Fitzhugh
Kit Miyamoto, MS '97 (Civil Engineering), CEO of Miyamoto International, a global earthquake structural engineering firm, recently received the President's "E" Award for Exports. The "E" award is the highest recognition in the U.S. for contributing to the expansion of national exports.
Miyamoto is an internationally recognized expert on earthquake structural engineering and disaster mitigation, response and reconstruction. Based in Sacramento with 20 offices worldwide, Miyamoto International provides global technical knowledge and expertise. Read more about the award or take a look at the Sac State Magazine article on Miyamoto as a 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient.
Thousands of new grads to join Sac State alumni family
May 19, 2016 by Anita Fitzhugh
Years of hard work, dedication and perseverance are about to pay off for close to 5,000 Sac State students. Spring Commencement takes place May 20 and 21 at Sleep Train Arena honoring the University's bachelor's, master's, credential and doctoral candidates.
To help Commencement run smoothly for graduates and attendees, we've compiled some helpful tips to keep in mind. For a full schedule, step-by-step video, FAQs and parking information, visit csus.edu/commencement. For those unable to attend, videos of all ceremonies will be posted to the Commencement site on June 1.
Meet our 2016 Dean's Award recipients
May 18, 2016 by Sam Churich
May is a time of celebration for Sac State. Each spring, the deans of the University's seven Colleges select a student who they feel exemplifies the best of their College. These students demonstrate a commitment to academic achievement and community service, and possess high hopes for the future. We're #HornetProud to welcome them and the rest of the Class of 2016 to the Hornet alumni family.
Learn more about reach recipient.