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Promise Pathways coming to Butte County

Promise Pathways coming to Butte County

Daniel Wright

Chico State, along with Butte College and Chico Unified Schools, is looking to create a K-20 program to help children in the north state attend college. Several similar models are being considered for this program, but...

March 27No Comments

Men caught masturbating behind Baskin Robbins

Men caught masturbating behind Baskin Robbins

March 26

Chico Police Call Type: Suspicious Circumstance Sunday, 4:28 p.m., 141 W. 5th St. The report...

Students seeking recovery program brought to campus

Students seeking recovery program brought to campus

March 25

The Campus Alcohol and Drug Education Center will be bringing on a weekly student support group. "This is ...

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Arts & Entertainment

Local artist is turning mistakes into masterpieces

Local artist is turning mistakes into masterpieces

Julia Maldonado

Growing up, mistakes are sometimes necessary in order to learn. Chico State professor and artist Mariam Pakbaz, is doing just that with her artwork.Pakbaz has a knack for wood paintings, whether it is using pastels, acrylic, ...

March 27No Comments

Sofar Sounds Chico

Sofar Sounds Chico

March 26

Sofar Sounds is an international organization that is reviving the enchantment of live music. And af...

Album Review on “Hndrxx”

Album Review on “Hndrxx”

March 26

On Feb. 24, rapper Future released his sixth studio album titled "Hndrxx." His latest project comes ju...

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Sports

Wildcat of the Week- Haley Gilham

Wildcat of the Week- Haley Gilham

Natalia Marcus

Haley Gilham is a junior pitcher taking the Chico State Softball team by storm. While she has been on the team for three-year, Gilham has been playing softball since she was...

March 22No Comments

’Cats won the West, now what?

’Cats won the West, now what?

March 21

The Chico State men’s basketball team came together at the right time to make an improbable run in the NCAA Championship Tournament.Faced with the challenge to either rise up and win their region fr...

’Cats are electric in the NCAA

’Cats are electric in the NCAA

March 21

Chico State went from being the fourth best team in the conference to the champion of the West region of the NCAA Championship Tournament. The ’Cats utilized every player in the rotation to the be...

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Opinion

Students succeed without a plan

Students succeed without a plan

Marrion Charissa Cruz

The probing question asked of every graduating student about what they will do after college is more anxiety-inducing than the previous years spent at a university. Regardless of how many times a stu...

March 26No Comments

Getting real about Islam

Getting real about Islam

March 25

It's the same story every time there is a terrorist attack: a hashtag goes out in solidarity with the...

Transportation safety lacking in Chico

Transportation safety lacking in Chico

March 24

Although the favored mode of transportation for locals at Chico State is riding a bike or walking, the...

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Multimedia

Movie Review: Born to Be Blue

Movie Review: Born to Be Blue

Jared Shibuya

"Born to Be Blue" is a 2016 biopic about the life of Chet Baker (Ethan Hawke). The film follows the tumultuous life of the jazz legend as he tries to manage his music career and drug addiction. "Born to...

March 24No Comments

Photo of the day

Photo of the day

March 24

The Orion is providing a "photo of the day" to capture the many events, activities and interesting...

The Orion Vol. 78 Issue 8

The Orion Vol. 78 Issue 8

March 21

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