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Vice President Hayashino Accepts Position in Hawaii
Carole Hayashino

Carole Hayashino, Vice President for University Advancement, will leave Sacramento State to become president and executive director of a statewide nonprofit organization in Hawaii.
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Express Your Support for Higher Education

Governor Brown and state leaders must make reinvesting in the California State University and public higher education a top priority. The Governor will decide in the next 60 days on his proposed budget for 2012-13. Therefore, the CSU needs help from its alumni in telling the Governor how important the CSU is to the state.
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Sacramento Business Review's 2012 Market Forecast
Wednesday, January 25

You're invited to attend the Sacramento Business Review's 2012 Market Forecast where emerging trends in Sacramento's economy will be discussed. The presentation is one of the most comprehensive economic analyses for the greater Sacramento Region.
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2012 Crab Feed
Saturday, February 4

Join the Stinger Athletic Association for a night of fun at the 2012 Crab Feed. The festive atmosphere features student-athletes as servers, a raffle, live auction and dancing. All proceeds go to support athletic scholarships.
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Football Season Ends with Loss at Causeway Classic

Colton Silveria rushed for 170 yards and a touchdown and Sean Kelley made three field goals to lift UC Davis to a 23-19 win over Sacramento State in the 58th annual Pepsi Causeway Classic.
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Renovated Veterans Success Center Celebrates Reopening

Sacramento State's expanded, refurbished Veterans Success Center in Lassen Hall is a metaphorical hornets' nest of activity. The renowned center helps students get their GI benefits, navigate the admission process and register for courses.
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Patients Appreciate Free Sac State Clinics

Sacramento State prides itself on serving students and the community at large. No where is this more evident than the free clinics offered by the Physical Therapy Department.
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Undersheriff Mark M. Iwasa Named Police Chief
Sacramento County Undersheriff Mark M. Iwasa is Sacramento State's new campus police chief effective Tuesday, January 3, 2011. Iwasa is already familiar with the campus, holding two degrees from Sacramento State.
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A Broadway Christmas Comes to Sac State for the Holidays

Spend part of your holiday on New York City's Great White Way with Sacramento State's A Broadway Christmas. This musical revue features holiday revelers, wooden soldiers, a full chorus, tap dancing, all of your favorite holiday songs and even Sac State’s own version of the Radio City Music Hall Rockettes.
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Sac State Strings Making Holiday Music

Sacramento State's annual String Project holiday concert will be held in Capistrano Hall's Music Recital Hall at 7 p.m. Monday, December 12. The free performance features 75 children ages 5 to 17 playing violin, viola, cello and string bass.
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Union Exhibit Featuring 'Women and War'

Artwork, photography and memorabilia illustrate “Women and War: Reflections and Portraits,” an exhibit running December 5-16 in the University Union Gallery, located on the second floor.
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Bidders Break Record at Sac State Rock Auction

Sacramento State’s annual Rock Auction was a rock-solid success this year. The November 18 event raised $15,000, shattering the record of $11,000 it set last year.
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UC Davis’ hot 3-point shooting thwarted a second half surge by the Hornets and the Sacramento State women’s basketball team lost, 68-57, on Sunday afternoon at The Pavilion.
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Athletics LogoBaseball Announces 2012 Diamond Dinner

Former Major League Baseball manager and Sacramento native Larry Bowa will be the guest speaker of the second annual Sacramento State baseball Diamond Dinner, head coach Reggie Christiansen has announced.
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Causeway Classic
The Hornet football team lost 23-19 at the 58th Annual Causeway Classic on Saturday, November 19.

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Women & War Art Exhibit Reception
December 8, 5:00 p.m.
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Flapjack 5K Run
December 10, 7:15 a.m.
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A Broadway Christmas: Toys for Tots
December 10, 2:00 p.m.
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String Project Holiday Concert
December 12, 7:00 p.m.
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Sac Pack Drive
Deadline: December 16
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Winter Commencement
December 16 & 17
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Spirit of Giving Drive
Deadline: January 6
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2012 Economic Market Forecast
January 25, 3:00 p.m.
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Stinger Athletic Crab Feed
February 4, 6:30 p.m.
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Diamond Dinner
February 10, 5:30 a.m.
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Receive a 10% discount on Hornet Bookstore Merchandise. Sac State gear makes a great holiday gift for the Hornets in your life. Visit today!
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Private Support Benefits Nursing Campaign & Other University Programs

Sacramento State continues to benefit from private support, raising nearly $1 million in gifts and pledges in the first quarter of the fiscal year, which will support programs aimed at student success, provide financial assistance to students and support the School of Nursing's $1.8 million fundraising campaign.
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Dave Ferguson '88

Dave FergusonThe next time you check the Facebook page of your favorite celebrity a Sacramento State alumnus will be working hard to make sure you get the information you’re looking for. Dave Ferguson is the engineering manager for all of Facebook’s public persona pages.
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