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Sac State News


July 2013

July 03, 2013

Campus’ mental health walk finds national success

In only its second year, Sacramento State’s recent Out of the Darkness Campus Walk placed fifth among campuses across the nation in raising money for suicide prevention among college students.

July 05, 2013

Macari reappointed to quake-safety commission

Gov. Jerry Brown has reappointed Emir José Macari, dean of Sacramento State’s College of Engineering and Computer Science, to the Alfred E. Alquist Seismic Safety Commission.

July 08, 2013

Professional activities

July 09, 2013

Boys and Men of Color Summit is July 12

July 09, 2013

New Child Life course champions hospitalized children

children Mixing white glue, food coloring, borax powder and tap water to make “goop” (think slimy Silly Putty) may look like child’s play, and it is. But in this case, the concoction was “cooked up” by Sacramento State students enrolled in Child Life and Family-Centered Care, a brand-new course offered this summer.

July 10, 2013

Enjoy free summer music at Sac State

Once again, Sacramento State will offer free classical music this summer as part of its CalCap Chamber Music Workshop, Sunday, July 21, through Friday, Aug. 2.

July 11, 2013

Yolo County benefits from Sac State partnership

July 17, 2013

NASA grant to bring robot-builders to campus

July 18, 2013

Grant strengthens student retention campaign

Sacramento State’s Student Academic Success and Educational Equity Programs (SASEEP) are committed to helping underrepresented students achieve their goal of earning a college degree.

July 19, 2013

Business Honors puts students on success path

Sacramento State’s year-old Business Honors Program takes some of the brightest students in the College of Business Administration and grooms them to become accomplished entrepreneurs and business leaders after graduation.

July 24, 2013

Sonia Ortiz-Mercado leads State, Federal Relations

July 24, 2013

New One Book combines memoir with expose

Kristen Iversen’s Full Body Burden: Growing up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats is Sacramento State’s One Book selection for 2013-2014.

July 24, 2013

Wedding role marked dad's 'amazing' recovery

Before Eva Fields married Brent Schwartz on Sunday, July 7, in Sacramento, the question was: Would her father walk her down the aisle, take her hand for the traditional father-daughter dance and offer a toast to the newlyweds?

July 25, 2013

Summer camp helps incoming high schoolers

This is way cool. Next week, 375 teens who are incoming freshmen at eight south Sacramento high schools will converge on Sacramento State for a unique leadership development experience.

July 25, 2013

Institute empowers migrant families

Sacramento State’s American River Courtyard residence hall is home this week to 100 high school students and 40 of their parents for the state-funded Migrant Student Leadership Institute (MSLI).

July 29, 2013

Celebrated filmmaker comes 'home' to Sac State

July 29, 2013

Education fair geared to Latino community

July 30, 2013

Sacramento Business Review's forecast is upbeat

July 31, 2013

Sac State to host ‘Journey to Success’ fair

July 31, 2013

Engineering students shine in Big Beam contest