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Sac State News


September 2010

September 01, 2010

2011 Spring Application Cycle to Remain Open

The application period for the Spring 2011 term will continue to remain open until Sept. 27, the California State University system announced on Aug. 30.

September 01, 2010

Sac State program for girls makes science fun

Middle school girls can explore science and technology in new and interesting ways at Sacramento State’s annual “Expanding Your Horizons” conference, 9 a.m.–3:15 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9.

September 02, 2010

Sac State lauds student support at WELL opening

With a crowd of students, faculty, staff and community leaders looking on, Sacramento State celebrated the official opening of The WELL - the University's new recreation and wellness center.

September 03, 2010

Dodgeballers could bounce into record book

Sacramento State capped the celebration of its new recreation and wellness center Sept. 2 by breaking the world’s record for the largest dodgeball game.

September 07, 2010

Dancers are in the ‘House’ at Sac State

"Dance House" kicks off Sacramento State’s season of dance concerts. Directed by Professors Lorelei Bayne and Randee Paufve, the concert features student choreographers from the Sacramento State Choreography Collective.

September 10, 2010

Symposium examines Nigeria's independence

In recognition of Nigeria's 50th independence anniversary, Sacramento State will host a symposium, “Nigeria at 50: Lessons and Opportunities.”

September 10, 2010

Prospective students tour their future

Young people considering Sacramento State as their higher-education destination in Fall 2011 are invited to tour the campus and learn about academic programs and student services during the University’s Preview Day.

October 12, 2010

One Book continues with "The Devil’s Highway"

Sacramento State continues its One Book program with The Devil's Highway, by Pulitzer Prize finalist for nonfiction Luis Alberto Urrea.

September 16, 2010

Sac State hosts consul general of Mexico

The consul general of Mexico in Sacramento will discuss the historical relationship between California and Mexico when he visits Sacramento State noon-1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 20, in the University Union Ballroom.

September 16, 2010

Smart Grid effort promises electrifying results

There’s a smarter way to deliver electricity to homes and businesses, and Emir Jose Macari, dean of Sacramento State’s College of Engineering and Computer Science, will discuss the possibilities at the year's first STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) lecture.

September 16, 2010

Sac State offers limited new student admission

The California State University announced today that $106 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) will allow the CSU to admit a limited number of new students and partially restore course sections and student services for the upcoming winter and spring terms.

September 23, 2010

Muslim women artists profiled in 'Unveiled Views'

Alba Sotorra hitchhiked from Barcelona to Pakistan to film Unveiled Views, a documentary focusing on the struggles of five Muslim women artists that will be screened free at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5, in Room 1005 of Sacramento State’s Mendocino Hall.

September 24, 2010

Sac State dancers make 'Friends' with Coltrane

Sacramento/Black Art of Dance will jazz it up with “Coltrane and Friends,” a dance concert featuring the music of saxophonist John Coltrane and his contemporaries.

September 28, 2010

Sac State to admit new students in spring

Sacramento State will admit approximately 3,000 more students than originally expected for the Spring 2011 semester.