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Who is Cèsar Chavez?

Who is Cèsar Chavez?

Kayla Fitzgerald

Cesar Chavez is remembered for his advocacy for the rights of farm laborers. He was pivotal in the passing of the California Agricultural Labor Relations Act, which allowed farm workers to negotiate employment contracts.Kayla Fitzgerald c...

March 29No Comments

Students face tuition increase and financial uncertainty

Students face tuition increase and financial uncertainty

March 29

California State University Board of Trustees voted to increase tuition by 5 percent March 22 across 23...

Instructors make long commute for job security

Instructors make long commute for job security

March 29

A career typically entails a nine to five job. Many people expect their career to be simple and don’t wa...

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Arts & Entertainment

No Wave is taking the next big step

No Wave is taking the next big step

Jackson Sawa

Forming in Chico, “No Wave” is a diverse and dynamic band tearing up the music scene. The band is comprised of lead guitarist Tommy Bridges, drummer Max Engel known as “Hans,” Grayson Boyer “Dad,” pl...

March 28No Comments

Books to deepen your spirituality

Books to deepen your spirituality

March 28

Spirituality is a broad and ambiguous term used to describe the belief in an ultimate power. Though it...

‘Beauty and the Beast’: A magical take on a tale as old as time

‘Beauty and the Beast’: A magical take on a tale as old as time

March 27

Upon walking into one of Chico's Tinseltown movie theater suites, it was clear there would be no toddlers...

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Sports

Looking forward to Coach Clink’s Future

Steven Hennessy

The Chico State Men’s Basketball Team is coming off a West Regional Championship and an Elite Eight trip. As they set the school record for wins with 26 this season, no...

March 29No Comments

Wildcats topple the Coyotes

March 29

The Chico State softball team defeated the Cal State San Bernadino Coyotes 4-0 March 27, ending their series on a high note. After losing 0-3 to the Coyotes in the second game of their four game series an...

Inline hockey team is small but mighty

Inline hockey team is small but mighty

March 28

While many Chico State students belong to multiple clubs on campus, some are also on an athletic team hoping to continue their careers at a competitive level. Unfortunately, some smaller clubs and teams...

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Opinion

Tuition increase screws students’ bank accounts

Tuition increase screws students’ bank accounts

Editorial Board

Students in the upcoming semesters can expect to pay an additional $270 for tuition, but should brace for more. The CSU Board of Trustees vote to increase tuition by 5 percent for all 23 campuses failed...

March 29No Comments

Trump is creating distractions

Trump is creating distractions

March 29

It’s a normal day when President Trump expresses his troubles and promotes his policies on both of...

Vegan pizza options can’t be topped

Vegan pizza options can’t be topped

March 28

One of the hardest things about giving up dairy was ditching the cheesy goodness of pizza. However, thanks...

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Multimedia

Photo of the day

Photo of the day

The Orion is providing a "photo of the day" to capture the many events, activities and interesting people on campus. Check back each day on the website to see a photo that encompasses an interesting...

March 281 Comment

Movie Review: Born to Be Blue

Movie Review: Born to Be Blue

March 24

"Born to Be Blue" is a 2016 biopic about the life of Chet Baker (Ethan Hawke). The film follows the tumultuous...

The Orion Vol. 78 Issue 8

The Orion Vol. 78 Issue 8

March 21

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The student news site of California State University, Chico
The student news site of California State University, Chico