Worldwide spotlight to fall on Sacramento State during 2023 Homeless World Cup street soccer tournament
Caring and Support
Sac State purchases homes for students released from prison and pursuing their degrees
Finding stable housing is a daunting challenge for students who have spent time in prison. Sac State’s Project Rebound soon will welcome eight formerly incarcerated students into two newly purchased homes.
Community and Engagement
New exhibit shares stories of Hmong daily life and culture through what they wore and created
The showcase from Project HMONG, the University Library Gallery, and Special Collections and University Archives features traditional Hmong garments, story cloths, textiles and artifacts.
Personal outreach to students helps maintain strong Sac State enrollment, despite troubling trends
March 21, 2023 Colleges across the country are struggling with enrollment declines, but Sac State exceeded goals thanks to a concerted effort to contact students at risk of missing admissions deadlines and helping them overcome obstacles.
First-ever Sac State Happiness Day celebrates the importance of joy and well-being
March 17, 2023 Endowed Professor in Happiness Meliksah Demir and two dozen Psychology students organized the day’s events to show happiness is a necessity and within reach.
New course explores importance of food to history and everyday life
March 15, 2023 “A Global History of Food” encourages students to examine the ways in which cuisine has played a role in their own culture and history.
College of Business launches accelerated, fully online iMBA program
March 08, 2023 The revamped, 12-month Master of Business Administration program accommodates working professionals’ busy schedules.
Hundreds of young scholars visit Sac State for APIDA College Day
March 06, 2023 About 700 students from school districts across the Sacramento area attended the annual event, which is designed to promote early college awareness for students who identify as Asian Pacific Islander Desi American.
Professor’s film documenting Antarctic research expedition gets wide streaming release
March 02, 2023 Associate Professor of Communication Studies Kathy Kasic spent six weeks in Antarctica in 2018-19 collecting footage of scientists’ efforts to study a subglacial lake.
Sac State opens new and updated centers to support Asian and Black students
March 01, 2023 Hundreds of people participated in festivities celebrating the new APIDA Center and the expanded MLK Center, which are dedicated to helping traditionally underserved students.
Sac State officials visit Black churches on ‘Super Sunday’ to sing the praises of higher education
February 28, 2023 A college education has never been more valuable, Provost Carlos Nevarez told congregants during the annual event that encourages students and their parents to consider becoming a Hornet.
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