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Remedial Math and English is no longer an option

Remedial Math and English is no longer an option

Christian Solis

Chico State will no longer offer English and Math remediation.Starting Fall 2018, Graduation Initiative 2025 will be implemented to increase four year graduation rates and eliminate achievement gaps in minority and low-income...

August 19, 2017No Comments

PIKE fraternities no-show to federal court

PIKE fraternities no-show to federal court

August 19, 2017

Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity remains suspended after failing to appear at district court in Redding.The fraternit...

Chico State diverts 25,000 pounds of waste

Chico State diverts 25,000 pounds of waste

May 18, 2017

Chico State will be hosting a Diversion Excursion May 18 through May 20 to help divert materials away fr...

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Arts & Entertainment

Everyone has a theory in ‘Casting JonBenet’

Everyone has a theory in ‘Casting JonBenet’

Adrianna Mccain

Crime is an interest for many people, even those outside the forensic lab. A list of suspects close to the victim, investigation flub-ups and a murder case gone cold spark intrigue into the hearts of many. "Casting JonBenet," th...

May 19, 2017No Comments

Movies to reminisce on the college experience

Movies to reminisce on the college experience

May 17, 2017

As future alumni finish up the semester, be sure to stop and reminisce on the good times at Chico St...

Surviving the Chico summers

Surviving the Chico summers

May 17, 2017

Feeling stuck in town? Get out and explore with our survival guide. While many Chico State students wi...

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Sports

Wildcats race to history

Christopher Hendrickson

The Chico State track and field team just notched another California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship on both the men’s and women’s side of the sp...

May 17, 2017No Comments

Wildcats get axed by Lumberjacks

May 17, 2017

The Chico State baseball team won their second California Collegiate Athletic Association Championship Tournament in a row at Banner Island Ballpark last weekend. They capped the weekend off with a 12...

Back to back banners for the ‘Cats

May 17, 2017

The Chico State softball team ended their season with a 2-5 loss to Humboldt State in the NCAA West Regional on May 13. The Wildcats fought to the end, defeating both Cal Baptist and Cal State San Bernadino be...

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Opinion

GSEC Responds to ‘Myths’

GSEC Responds to ‘Myths’

Staff of the AS Gender & Sexuality Equity Center

In a Feb. 17 article, columnist Roberto Fonseca asserted: “Let a person speak. Let their garbage ideas show how much of an idiot they actually are.” This statement strikes an unfortunate resemblance t...

May 17, 20172 Comments

Graduation breaks up students

Graduation breaks up students

May 16, 2017

With graduation approaching for Chico State seniors, figuring out whether to break up or stay together...

OrionScopes: Week of May 15

OrionScopes: Week of May 15

May 15, 2017

Editor’s note: The horoscopes below are compiled in a collaborative effort from The Orion’s opinion st...

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Multimedia

Off The Record | Episode 5 | GSEC and Sex Education

Off The Record | Episode 5 | GSEC and Sex Education

This revived series takes a look at what’s new in The Orion opinion section. Columnists discuss current events, local news and columns that can be found at theorion.com. This week opinion writers Sophia...

May 11, 20171 Comment

Movie Review: David Lynch The Art Life

Movie Review: David Lynch The Art Life

May 9, 2017

"David Lynch The Art Life" shines light on the enigmatic director's early childhood and art school years...

Native American Celebration on Campus

Native American Celebration on Campus

May 9, 2017

A short highlight on Native American traditional dance performed in trinity commons.

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