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Sac State News


November 2010

November 01, 2010

Roll into Sac State’s Rock Auction

Sacramento State’s Geology Club will hold its seventh annual rock auction, 6 p.m. Friday, Nov 19, in the University Alumni Center.

November 01, 2010

Sac State presents award-winning play

It’s the Great Depression. The rich are getting richer and everyone else wishes they were getting rich. Except for members of the Sycamore family, who know that You Can’t Take it With You.

November 03, 2010

Science looks at new capacities for healing

Medical research into shocking ways to help people recover from injuries will be the topic of the next regenerative medicine lecture 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 18 in the University Union Redwood Room.

November 04, 2010

Sac State students stage mini ‘opera’

A mini “opera” coming to Sacramento State is more than just a musical production – it’s also an educational project that reaches across several subject fields.

November 08, 2010

Sac State's national champions

Sacramento State’s Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is a small but scrappy organization committed to ensuring that its members excel in their respective fields of engineering, science and other technological professions.

November 09, 2010

Green & Gold Gala highlights Sac State success

Sacramento State will look to the past, celebrate the present and point to the future during its fifth Green & Gold Gala 5:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 3, in the University Union Ballroom.

November 09, 2010

Sac State professors exhibit work

Exploring the interface between visual and verbal expression, Design Professor Nigel Poor and English Professor Doug Rice will display their works Nov. 15-Dec. 9 in the Else Gallery in Kadema Hall.

November 10, 2010

Worldwide Battle of the Computer Brains

While many Sacramento State students are gearing up for mid-term exams and contemplating their Thanksgiving holiday, three teams of Hornet computer wizards are preparing to compete for the “World’s Smartest Trophy.”

November 10, 2010

CSU Trustees vote to raise tuition

Sacramento State’s Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) is a small but scrappy organizatio committed to ensuring that its members excel in their respective fields of engineering, science and other technological professions.

November 10, 2010

Sac State dean nominated by governor

Emir Macari, dean of Sacramento State’s College of Engineering and Computer Science, has been nominated by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger for the California Seismic Safety Commission.

November 15, 2010

Sac State strikes a chord with percussion day

Keep up the beat as Sacramento State hosts the Northern California Day of Percussion.

November 16, 2010

Civil engineering champions, again

For the third straight year, Sacramento State’s civil engineering students have won the Structural Engineers Association of Central California (SEAOCC) student design competition. The victorious team received $1,000, which will help fund future SEAOCC activities at Sacramento State.

November 17, 2010

Faculty, guests create Sac State’s 'Dance Sites 2010'

Premiere works by four Sacramento State faculty members and three guest choreographers highlight Dance Sites 2010, the contemporary dance performance being staged in the University Theatre.

November 17, 2010

Student investors test the stock market

Nine Sacramento State students with a keen interest in finance are about to get some serious hands-on experience investing $250,000.

December 17, 2010

Sacramento State Arts: Come View our Talent

November 18, 2010

Sac State hosts Chinese art exhibit

China’s art is undergoing a new stage of growth, and Sacramento State is hosting an exhibit that will bring some of that new art to Western audiences.

November 19, 2010

Alumnus honored with Presidential Teaching Award

Sacramento State alumnus Mark Fairbank recently won the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

November 19, 2010

Safety Tips

In light of the recent incidents involving reports of sexual assault at Sacramento State, University Police and Student Affairs would like to make the campus community aware of safety measures and personal safety tips, and provide information about Victim Support Services.

November 22, 2010

Rocks rule at Sac State auction

Bidders couldn’t get enough of all the rocks, minerals and fossils at Sacramento State’s seventh annual Rock Auction.

November 23, 2010

Campus Closed for Thanksgiving

Sacramento State campus offices will be closed on Thursday, November 25, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

November 24, 2010

Sac State forum examines disaster and security preparedness

Representatives from Homeland Security, emergency response agencies, business and education will discuss policies and methods of disaster preparedness when Sacramento State hosts a special forum.