NASA grant brings robot builders to campus
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration reports that a proposal written by a Sac State professor is one of 170 nationwide to be awarded a $2,500 Summer of Innovation mini-grant. Read article
New One Book combines memoir with expose
Kristen Iversen’s Full Body Burden: Growing up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats is Sac State’s One Book selection for 2013-2014. The greater Sac State community, including alumni, is invited to read the book and participate in events. Read article
Sacramento Business Review forecast is upbeat
The Sacramento region’s economy is improving at a modest yet steady pace. That’s just one of many findings in the midyear update of Sacramento Business Review. The report is published by Sac State’s College of Business Administration and the Chartered Financial Analyst Society of Sacramento and is now available. Read article
Grant strengthens student retention campaign
Sac State’s Student Academic Success and Educational Equity Programs are committed to helping underrepresented students achieve their goals of earning college degrees. “The grant award represents a key opportunity for the University to build upon its successful retention programs and to provide more services to an increasing number of students,” says Marcellene L. Watson-Derbigny '93, MA '95 (Psychology).
Institute empowers migrant families
Sac State’s American River Courtyard residence hall hosted 100 high school students and 40 of their parents for the state-funded Migrant Student Leadership Institute thanks to a California Department of Education grant. Read article
Latest campus publications
The Summer 2013 Sac State Magazine is now available, exclusively online. Inside you’ll see how alumni, faculty and students are looking at the future of health care in our region and beyond. Also, check out the July issue of The Sac State Leader filled with news from campus.
Athletics: Bee a Hornet
Saturday, Aug. 17
Hornet Athletics invites you to join them for a family-oriented fun day at Hornet Stadium. This is your chance to meet the football players, try on gear, run drills and obtain autographs. More information
For more on Hornet Athletics, visit Hornetsports.com.