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Alumni Association

February 2017

Friday, February 24 - Hornet Club Crab Feed 
6:30-10:00 p.m. - Citrus Heights Community Center

Everyone in the Hornet family is invited to join us for this annual event. Your meal will be served by our enthusiastic student-athletes, there will be a performance by the Hornet Girlz Dance Team and a live auction including trips, autographed sports memorabilia, rounds of golf and much more. Bring your sweet tooth for the dessert auction and don't miss the prize drawings. To purchase tickets contact: Cheryl Boyes, 916-278-4269 or Stingers Up!

Hornet Club Crab Feed

Tuesday, February 28 - All Majors Career Fair 
10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. - University Union Ballroom, Sacramento State

This will be an opportunity for you to meet with over 100 employers hiring for full-time and part-time positions as well as internship opportunities! This event is open to ALL majors and alumni! Professional dress and resume are expected. 

Career Fair

March 2017

Thursday, March 2 - Alumni Networking Mixer brought to you by HPPA 
5:30 p.m. - Blue Note Brewing Company, Woodland, CA

Join for our first mixer in Woodland! Food Truck will be on site. All Sac State alumni are invited!  Co-hosts include: Angel Barajas, Mayor, City of Woodland; Xochitl Rodriguez, Woodland City Councilmember; and Artemio Pimentel, Dean, Sac City College.


Blue Note Brewing Co.

March 6-11 - Road to Reno: Big Sky Basketball Championships 
Reno Events Center, Reno, NV - various game times

We are gearing up for our second year in Reno and want to make sure you and all your friends can catch the action. The women’s tournament begins on Mon., March 6. Round one of the men’s tournament fires up the following day, Tues., March 7. Both tournaments will come to a conclusion on Sat., March 11.

Hotel: The Silver Legacy is Sac State's 2017 team hotel. Room info is available here.

Tickets: All session tournament ticket passes are available:

What to do in Reno between games? Check it out.

Road to Reno Big Sky schools

Tuesday, March 7 - Reno Alumni & Fan Social 
9:00 p.m.-midnight - NoVi at the El Dorado Resort Casino, Reno, NV

Sac State alumni and fans are invited to an all-school Big Sky Conference social as part of the basketball championship tournament! Admission is FREE and all ages may attend. Snacks will be provided and there will be a no-host bar. We will show the end of the 8:05 p.m. game at the venue.


Big Sky Alumni and Fan Social

Tuesday, March 14 - Mocktail Networking Mixer 
5:00-7:00 p.m. - Harper Alumni Center, Sacramento State

We are looking for recent grads and experienced alumni to join us for a night of speed networking and informal mentoring. In addition to connecting with each other, you will have the opportunity to help some of our current students learn how to "work the room" and start building their professional network. Hope to see you there!


Networking mixer

Friday, March 24 - Green & Gold Gala 
5:30-9:00 p.m. - University Union Ballroom, Sacramento State

You're invited to join us at the 2017 Green & Gold Gala. This year’s theme, Reflections of Gratitude, honors the University’s supporters whose generosity positively impacts students, alumni and community members. Event proceeds benefit student scholarships and the Student Emergency Grant Fund. This event is sure to sell out, so secure your seat today.


Green and Gold Gala

Friday, March 24 - Business Alumni Chapter Mixer
6:30-8:30 p.m. - LowBrau, 1050 20th Street, Sacramento

Join the Business Alumni Chapter and the MBA Networking Association for a evening of networking at LowBrau. Meet the 2017 Business Alumni Chapter Board members and learn about what's in store for the chapter in 2017. Free appetizers and first drink to the first 30 attendees.


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Thursday, March 30 - Alumni Open House 
5:00-7:00 p.m. - Harper Alumni Center, Sacramento State

You're all invited to join us for this annual tradition filled with friends, great food and more! There is no cost to attend but we ask that you register in advance so that we can plan accordingly.


Alumni Open House

April 2017

Saturday, April 1 - 2nd Annual HPPA Crab Feed 
5:00 - 8:30 p.m. - Harper Alumni Center, Sacramento State

Join the Hornets Policy and Politics Alumni (HPPA) Chapter for the second annual crab feed fundraiser! Come enjoy a delicious meal of bottomless crab, pasta, salad, dessert, and more, all catered by Raley’s. Pull out your best crab crackers and help us continue a fun tradition!


HPPA logo

Tuesday, April 4 - Washington D.C. Alumni Reception 
6:00-8:00 p.m. - City Club of Washington

You're invited to join alumni from Sacramento State as well as the other 22 CSU campuses for this reception celebrating CSU alumni in our Nation's Capitol. See you there!


Washington DC

Thursday, April 6 - New York City Alumni Reception 
6:00-8:00 p.m. - University Club

You're invited to join alumni from Sacramento State as well as the other 22 CSU campuses for this reception celebrating CSU alumni in New York and Tri-State area. See you there!


New York City

Thursday, April 20 - Distinguished Alumni Awards 2017 
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. - Harper Alumni Center, Sacramento State

The Distinguished Alumni Awards are presented jointly by the President of California State University, Sacramento, and the Alumni Association every April. This year we will be honoring seven amazing alumni: Dr. Kimo Ah Yun '90 (Communication Studies); Kraig Clark '91 (Business Administration); Carol Garcia '80 (Family and Consumer Sciences); Dr. Gilbert Herdt, MA '72 (Anthropology); Dr. Andrei Tokmakoff '89 (Chemistry); Angelo A Williams, MA '06 & '07, Ed.D. '10 (Education) and Ryan M. Harrison, MS '11 (Criminal Justice). More than 275 Sacramento State alumni and community members attend this event each year. This coming together of influence and achievement evokes pride and remembrance among attendees, and is an extraordinary showcase of Sacramento State's impact.

EARLY BIRD rates are in effect until Friday, March 10. Get your seat today!


Distinguished Alumni Awards

Saturday, April 22 - Hornet Car and Bike Show 
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Harper Alumni Center, Sacramento State

The Business Alumni Chapter and Engineering and Computer Science Alumni Chapter are teaming up to bring you the 2017 Hornet Car and Bike Show. This year's show will feature cars and bikes from different decades, food, music and prizes. Event proceeds will go to support scholarships for students in business and engineering concentrations. Please join us for this fantastic event!

Sounds fun! Send me a reminder the week of the event!

I'm interested in showing a car or bike!

Hornet Car and Bike Show

Saturday, April 22 - Latino Alumni Chapter Gala de Oro 
6:00 - 10:00 p.m. - Harper Alumni Center, Sacramento State

Gala de Oro: Celebrating Latino Excellence aims to foster empowerment, recognize achievement and bring visibility to Latino/a alumni of Sac State. The night will consist of a keynote speaker, exquisite food, entertainment and awards to exceptional alumni. We aim to inspire other Latina/o alumni to give back and be leaders in their own communities. 


Latino Alumni Chapter Gala del Oro

May 2017

Thursday, May 4 - Sac State Fun Run: Mustache Edition 
6:00 - 8:00 p.m. - The WELL, Sacramento State

The Sac State 5K Fun Run is an event for every physical level and ability! This is a run that you will love as you make your way through the Sacramento State campus. This race is open to everyone! Students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members of all ages are welcome to sign up to be a part of this University tradition. We hope that you join us for this annual event, and have a great 5K experience at Sac State!

Be sure to select 'ALUMNI' under category on the registration form. If you do, we're happy to get you a parking pass and will have a gift for you at the Sac State Alumni Association booth. Sign-up now for early registration pricing. See you there!

Sac State Fun Run

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