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John Melikian Named UEI Executive Director

As recently announced by President Nelsen, John Melikian has been chosen as the new executive director for , Inc. (UEI), effective July 16. Since 2018, he has been serving as UEI’s general counsel and risk manager. John received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from California State University, Fresno. After graduation, John worked for… Read more »

Habit Burger To Now Open Spring 2024

Good things come to those who wait! While it had been planned to have Habit Burger open for fall 2023, due to delays in construction, it will now be open in time for the spring semester of 2024. Habit Burger will be located in the former space of Buzz Burger in the Hornet’s Nest at… Read more »

UEI Executive Director to Retire in August 2023

SACRAMENTO, CA – March 7, 2023 — , Inc. (UEI) Executive Director, Jim Reinhart, recently announced he will retire in early August. Jim joined Sacramento State in 2009 from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo where he served for eight years and has been a valuable leader and trusted member of the President’s Cabinet. Under… Read more »

Bright Path to Learning –Still Accepting Applications

The new child development center, “Bright Path to Learning” continues to accept applications for children of Sacramento State employees. Bright Path opened November 1, 2022 and offers priority childcare placement for employees of Sacramento State, SMUD, and UC Davis Health. The new center can accommodate up to 214 children at its 6011 Folsom Boulevard location. … Read more »

UEI Student Investment Fund Wins Second Place in Global Portfolio Competition

June 23, 2022 – SACRAMENTO, CA — Recently, UEI’s Student Investment Fund (SIF) placed second in the 2022 Quinnipiac Global Asset Management Education (GAME) Forum’s Global Portfolio Competition in the Graduate Overall category. Sacramento State Associate Professor of Finance and current faculty advisor, Dr. David Moore, says winners were selected based solely on risk-adjusted return… Read more »

Engrained Restaurant Open for Summer

, Inc. is pleased to announce several campus retail eateries will be open this summer including Engrained Restaurant. Beginning, June 1, the restaurant will be open Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. featuring a limited menu, including a changing summer special option. To view the limited menu, or for hours of… Read more »

Campus Grants Program Announces 2022 Grant Award Recipients

, Inc.’s (UEI) 2022 Campus Grants Program recently awarded $48,891 in grants to 15 Sac State recipients. The total grant funding available was $80,000 and 25 grant application proposals were submitted to the Campus Grants Program. Grants were awarded to a wide range of Sac State organizations, colleges, and departments such as Civil Engineering,… Read more »

University Union Starbuck’s Team Awarded High Honor

SACRAMENTO, CA — The University Union’s Starbuck’s team along with store leader, Christy Glime, was awarded “Store Team of the Quarter for Overall Outstanding Performance”. The award was given to Christy and her team by Starbucks district manager, Carla Prescott, during a brief celebration at the Starbucks venue. Christy, a former employee of ,… Read more »

Accepting Applications for the 2022 Campus Grants Program

SACRAMENTO, CA – Monday, October 4, 2021 — , Inc. (UEI) is inviting applications under its 2022 Campus Grants Program for projects that are innovative, have a demonstrable need, and clearly benefit Sacramento State students, faculty, and/or staff, or the Sacramento community. In continued support of President Nelsen’s Anchor University initiative, applications are encouraged… Read more »

Campus Eateries Open August 30

SACRAMENTO, CA, August 27, 2021 — Beginning Monday, August 30, most Sac State campus eateries will open for the start of the fall 2021 semester. Hornet Hospitality, operated by Aramark, is now managing many of the eateries on campus. For information on dining locations and hours of operation for all campus eateries, please visit…. Read more »