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Fall Graduation 2012 Part 4: Commencement

Commencement: noun, the ceremony of conferring degrees or granting diplomas at the end of the academic year. Commencement also means: an act or instance of commencing; beginning. (definitions are from dictionary.reference.com) This coming Friday, while…
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Michael’s Final Monday Quote 12/10/2012

As the final week of my undergraduate education begins, I am reflecting on my ENTIRE education. I originally planned on naming many of my teachers and professors for this post, but then I realized that…

Fall 2012 Graduation Part 3: So Many Choices

Not much happened in my second and third years at Sac State that have much relevance to the story I want to tell in these posts. However, you should know that I’d gladly write about…

Fall 2012 Graduation Part 2: Living the Life

So that roommate of mine started getting super involved in clubs on campus, and I couldn’t help thinking, “alright, yeah, whatever…I’m trying to play Call of Duty, man. Leave me alone.” He was going to…

Fall 2012 Graduation Part 1: The Beginning

Hello hello hello. Welcome to Part 1 of my journey toward Fall 2012 Commencement at California State University, Sacramento. WOW that sounds official. From now on I’m just going to refer to it simply as…

Fall 2012 Graduation

Fall 2012 Commencement is TWO WEEKS AWAY!!! BOO YAH! As a treat to you (and partially because of my ego), I will be posting every school day for the next week and a half about…

Stop the Zombie Apocalypse!!

There was something different about Tuesday night. Joshua’s eyes were beginning to burn as his laptop screen held its steady, bloodshot-inducing gaze. The cursor continued to blink as he stared, lost, at the document he…
Michael's Monday Quote, ASI CSUS WLP

Michael’s Monday Quote 11/26/2012

I don’t know about you, but my Thanksgiving was fan-turkey-tastic. I saw the movie Lincoln over break with my family, it was very good. No big intro to the quotes this week, so interpret them…
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A Home-run for the Thanksgiving Basket Drive

Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. If you are wondering why ASI is thanking you, it’s because you, THE SACRAMENTO STATE HORNETS, helped us have the most successful Thanksgiving food drive in our history. But…
Michael's Monday Quote, ASI CSUS WLP

Michael’s Monday Quote 11/19/2012

Thanksgiving, for those of us who celebrate it, is a few days away on Thursday. Whether you do or do not take part in this holiday, the following quote offers some wise words to live…