Article Alisa Hakim and KSSU DJs

What’s Our KSSU DJs’ Favorite Shows?

Hey there! Ever wonder what your favorite DJ kicks back and binge-watches? Well, wonder no more! In this blog post, our DJs spill the beans on the shows that have them hooked. From edge-of-your-seat dramas to laugh-your-socks-off comedies, they’re dishing out their personal faves and why they can’t get enough. So grab your popcorn and get ready as our DJs share their favorite shows.

DJ Dani

Article Alisa Hakim

Why TikTok Should Thrive in the United States?

TikTok, the wildly popular social media platform, has recently faced scrutiny and calls for banning in the United States. However, there are compelling reasons why TikTok should not be banned. At its core, TikTok serves as a global space for connection, creativity, and collaboration. 

Article Gregory Gonzales

You Just Don’t Know 50

People just don’t know how big it was when 50 Cent’s Get Rich Or Die Tryin’ dropped in 2003. I was a junior in high school, and my first copy was a burned CD I got from a friend. I popped it into my stereo, and when I heard the first track, I knew it was special. It was as if everything he said was meant to be said. Nearly everybody at school was singing his lyrics.  

Article Melanie Edwards

Welcome Back To KSSU, DJ Mel!

We are thrilled to share some inspiring news from the KSSU family! It is with great joy and anticipation that we announce the long-awaited return of one of our most beloved DJs, the one and only DJ Mel. After a brief hiatus, DJ Mel is back and ready to reignite the airwaves with unparalleled talent and infectious energy. 

Article Gregory Gonzales

Music and Me

I play music all the time because music, to my ears, is living my life. That’s what I do, and I have been doing it for a long time – ever since I was a kid, into my teenage years, during my 20s, and through my 30s. Here I am as a full-grown adult, still listening to music as if my survival depends on it.  

Article Zyearre Amoah

Gridiron and Grades: A Football Student Athlete’s Journey

In this space, we explore the delicate balance of tackling both academic pursuits and athlete ambitions. From the adrenaline rush of a packed stadium under the Saturday night lights to the focused concentration required to dissect a complex playbook, being a football student athlete is a journey unlike any other. Sac State Wide Receiver and Los Angeles native, Chris Miller, invites us to step into the cleats of those who navigate the exhilarating highs of game day victories and the quiet intensity of late-night study sessions. 

Article Alisa Hakim

Reviving Free Speech on Campus: A Call to Action for Student Media

Today, we’re diving deep into a topic that’s close to our hearts – the state of free speech on college campuses. It’s no secret that in recent years, the vibrant tradition of open discourse seems to be fading away. Let’s unpack the historical significance of free speech movements and shed light on the current challenges faced by student media.

Article Casey Rafter

Sparky’s Best Albums 2023

We expanded our reach this year to find out what our Sac State, Sparky-lovin’ community was listening to this year. Not only were there KSSU DJs DJ Geo, DJ MB, Dj Key, DJ Larry Dee, DJ Bumble, DJ Jetjetplane, DJ TeZaSean, DJ Birdie, The Other, DJ Rafterian, Chris Woodard, DJ Artrocks, DJ Kayla and DJ Harrito BUT we opened up our survey again to the staff at The State Hornet AND a few other fans of the station.

All in all, 24 Sac State students helped us determine the cream of the crop from 2023.

Article Harrito Andres

Let’s Talk! My Hero Ultra Rumble Edition!

Welcome to my new blog miniseries, “Let’s Talk!” In this series, I’ll give my opinion on the latest subjects like music, video games, and anything else that catches my eye! The first-ever entry will be on My Hero Ultra Rumble, a series I know NOTHING about, but the game is so entertaining in my opinion. It’s super fun even if people don’t know much about the series like me! Without further ado, let’s talk!