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October 2010

October 01, 2010

Homecoming shows Hornet pride (VIDEO)

Hornet pride will be on full display during Sacramento State’s homecoming week, beginning Monday, Oct. 4 and continuing through Saturday, Oct. 9.

October 04, 2010

Sac State faces east for Asia symposium

Sacramento State will spend a day in Asia during “Facing East: Global Learning and Conversations.

October 06, 2010

Sac State to receive sustainable business of the year award

Sacramento State has been awarded the 2010 Sacramento Sustainable Business of the Year Award by the Business Environmental Resource Center (BERC).

October 07, 2010

‘Nunsense’ presents comedy in the convent (VIDEO)

When the Little Sisters of Hoboken need money to pay for funerals, there’s only one thing to do – Put on a show! "Nunsense" is the fall musical offering at Sacramento State.

October 08, 2010

Memorial service at Hornet Stadium--road closures planned

Sacramento State will join the community to honor a 22-year veteran of the Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department, James Saunders.

October 08, 2010

Sac State to Host diversity forum

Sacramento State will host the 21st annual Northern California Forum for Diversity on Saturday, Oct. 16.

October 11, 2010

Sac State fishing team lands a victory

Still carrying a fish hook in his scalp, Robert Matsuura helps secure a win for Sacramento State's bass fishing team.

October 12, 2010

Sac State couple creates moving piece at Crocker

When the Crocker Art Museum re-opened Oct. 10, museum members had an art project all their own, thanks to a pair of Sacramento State professors.

October 12, 2010

Campus to host state senate forums

Sacramento State will sponsor two state senatorial forums this month that will enable voters to compare the candidates’ respective positions on the issues.

October 13, 2010

Residence halls welcome new students

There was considerable anticipation on the part of the students, combined with a few tearful goodbyes from parents when Sacramento State's newest students embarked on their college journey.

October 14, 2010

Veterans Diversity Awareness Conference

Military veterans making the transition from serving their country to pursuing a college degree can find it difficult, particularly when they have been out of school for several years.

October 14, 2010

FeNAM pays tribute to composer

The Ahn Trio is one of the featured performers at this year's Festival of New American Music.

October 18, 2010

Students display research projects

Science research projects conducted at Sacramento State were viewed by a wide general audience recently.

October 18, 2010

Fostering Guardian Scholars (VIDEO)

Each year, 2,000 California foster youth turn 18 and must leave foster care. For all too many of them, their dreams of going to college end as well.

October 20, 2010

Preview Day puts “Team Hornet” on Display (SIIDESHOW)

High School students considering Sacramento State as their higher-education destination in Fall 2011 toured the campus and learned about academic programs and student services during the University's Preview Day.

October 20, 2010

John C. Livingston Lecture

The John C. Livingston annual Faculty Lecture celebrates the academic life and legacy of the late Dr. Livingston, professor of Government at Sac State from 1954 to 1981.

October 25, 2010

Sac State receives science grant (SLIDESHOW)

A $755,000 federal grant awarded to Sacramento State by the National Science Foundation will be used to renovate and modernize the University’s Center for Interdisciplinary Molecular Biology Education, Research and Advancement (CIMERA).

October 25, 2010

Sac State's creative chemist

The 2010-2011 President’s Award for Research and Creativity will be presented Wednesday, Oct. 27, to Katherine McReynolds, associate professor of Chemistry.

October 26, 2010

Senate District 1 Candidate Forum (VIDEO)

Sacramento State is sponsoring a California Senatorial Candidates Forum, Wed., October 27 at 6:30 p.m. in the University Union, Ballroom I.

October 27, 2010

Senate District 1 Candidate Forum (VIDEO)

Sacramento State sponsored a California Senatorial Candidates Forum Oct. 27 in the University Union.

October 27, 2010

Historic photos highlight Hellenic culture at Sac State

Photos of Greece taken from the 19th century to the present offer a fascinating depiction of Athenian architecture and countryside in a free exhibit at Sacramento State’s Library Annex Gallery.