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Celebrating Alumni Month

APRIL 2012

April is Alumni Month
Alumni Month Discounts
Join fellow Hornet alums and celebrate your alma mater all month long. In honor of your Hornet heritage, take advantage of special month-long discounts.
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Policy & Politics Chapter Kick-Off
Thursday, April 12

Cafeteria 15LSpecial guests announced for Policy & Politics Kick-Off Event at Cafeteria 15L! It’s not too late to RSVP to join us in the launch of our newest chapter: the Hornets Policy and Politics Alumni Chapter. Joining us for the evening are special guests Supervisor Phil Serna ’92, Elk Grove Councilmember Gary Davis ’99, and Councilmember Kevin McCarty.
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Distinguished Alumni Awards
Distinguished Alumni AwardsThursday, April 26

Join us in honoring our 2012 Distinguished Alumni Awards recipients. The event begins with an elegant open-air champagne reception that leads way to a silent auction and dinner awards program.
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Alumni Authors Showcased at Hornet Bookstore
Wednesday, May 2

Hornet BookstoreMeet alumni authors as we wrap up Alumni Month at the Hornet Bookstore. The evening will feature networking, light refreshments, and the opportunity to hear a sampling of recent works by Sac State alumni.
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Sac State Night at Raley Field
Thursday, May 3

Sac State Night
Show your Hornet pride and support the Sacramento River Cats as they take on the Colorado Spring Sky Sox. Cat Cash will be given to the first 100 people in the gate wearing Sac State gear.
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Reserve Your Space

Alumni CenterAs part of Alumni Month, the Alumni Center is offering a special room rental rate. If you book the Alumni Center during the month of April, for a June event, you will receive a 20% discount. To make a reservation or have questions, please contact Julie Oliver at alumnicenter@csus.edu or (916) 278-7809.

Please note this offer only applies to events held from June 1—30, 2012 and you must book your reservation during the month of April.


Construction Management Team Scores Second at Nationals

Construction Management NationalsA single point separated the top two finishers, and this year's competition was the closest on record for the four finalists. The Sac State seven who presented in Orlando are Cameron Harrison, Chris Fitzgerald, Dave Mitchell, Justin Larsen, Pam Ames, Steve Farshchi and Tyler Norris.

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Sacramento State Professors ACE Fellowship Posts

ACE Fellowship PostsSacramento State geology department chair David Evans and teacher education professor Jana Noel have been named ACE Fellows for the 2012-13 academic year by the American Council on Education.
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Zoot Suit Theater ProductionZoot Suit Comes to Stage

The Sacramento State theater’s production for spring, weaves fact and fiction to present the story of a group of young Mexican Americans wrongfully charged with murder in 1942 Los Angeles.
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Something Jazzy about Sacramento State
Jazzy Program
For the sixth year in a row, Sacramento State’s Jazz Ensembles have been named among the top six college jazz bands in the nation.
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Hornet Men's Tennis Remains Perfect in Big Sky Play
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As of March 29, the team sits all alone in first place in the league standings with four conference matches remaining on the schedule.
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Join Today Herky
Alumni Month is a great time to join and reconnect for life. Alumni membership has many benefits and is a great way to stay connected.
Spring Grad Fair
April 10, 10 a.m.
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Resume Makeover
April 10, 10 a.m.
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Hornets Policy & Politics Chapter Kick-Off Reception
April 12, 5:30 p.m.
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U-Nite Art Celebration
April 12, 5 p.m.
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Alumni Football Hall of Fame Induction & Reunion
April 14, 5:30 p.m.
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SEA Spring Showcase featuring DAA Recipient Mark Otero
April 17, 5 p.m.
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Career Buzz
April 19, 6 p.m.
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Distinguished Alumni Awards
April 26, 5:30 p.m.
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Sac State 5K Fun Run
April 26, 6 p.m.
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Sac State Serves: Girl Scouts' 100 Year Anniversary
April 28, 8:30 a.m.
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SSIS Colloquium
April 30, 6 p.m.
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Alumni Author Event
May 2, 5:30 p.m.
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River Cats: Sac State Night
May 3, 7 p.m.
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Stinger Wine & Food Classic
May 4, 6 p.m.
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Graphic: Class Notes
Melissa Johnson-Cuyno (2008)
Tyrone Netters (1976)
Gil Fried (1986)
Jeffrey Uyeda (1985)


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Private Support Benefits Campus Programs

Sacramento State raised nearly $2.5 million in gifts and pledges in the second and third quarters of the fiscal year (Oct. 1, 2011 to March 31, 2012). Gifts supported a number of areas including the One Book program, the Honors Program and the School of Nursing as well as students in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, College of Business Administration and those living in the residence halls.
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Graphic: Give to Sacramento State

Joseph F. Sheley '69 & '71

Joseph F. SheleyJoseph F. Sheley ('69 and '71 Master's, Sociology) has served as provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Sacramento State since 2006. He earned his doctorate in sociology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and was a faculty member for 21 years at Tulane University.

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