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Photo of the day

Photo of the day

February 21
Filed under Multimedia

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 aspect of the campus and community on that particular day.  

Interview with local artist DPLX

Interview with local artist DPLX

Carlos Gonzalez
February 19
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Multimedia, Video

Tanner Walsh, a.k.a DPLX is a local Chico State artist. An Interview was conducted after a recent performance at 1078 Gallery.

Humans of Chico State

Humans of Chico State

February 14
Filed under Features, Humans of Chico State, Multimedia

"No one chooses to be a refugee. (But) I am a refugee from Iran. My family migrated to the U.S. as a direct result of U.S. imperialism. What’s on my mind and in my heart right now is that…for several decades now, most folks that move to the U.S. from the global south or middle east, do so...

Chico gets weird at 1078 art show

Chico gets weird at 1078 art show

Jordan Rodrigues
February 2
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Multimedia, Photo Galleries

The 1078 Gallery in downtown Chico was the venue for this year's Keep Chico Weird art show. This show had art pieces ranging from realism to surrealism, jello sculptures to clay and ceramics. A lot of the work didn't seem weird at all. There were a lot of pieces that spoke a million words with their...

Group World 9 performs at 1078 Gallery

Group World 9 performs at 1078 Gallery

Carlos Gonzalez
February 2
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Multimedia, Q&As, Video

Members of the group World 9, Josias, Malachi the Dj, Miles Brown and Dylan Gray, took the time to talk to The Orion before their performance at the 1078 gallery Jan. 27.Carlos Gonzalez can be reached at [email protected] or @theorion_arts on Twitter. ...

Election Expression promotes activism

Election Expression promotes activism

Sophia Robledo-Borowy
January 31
Filed under Columns, Multimedia, Opinion, Video

Many people attending Chico State still felt powerful shockwaves from the recent presidential election. With an uncertain future for many of us, it was comforting to come together as a community at the Election Expressions event. During this time of political disbelief for minorities across the nation,...

Interview with Creekside

Interview with Creekside

January 31
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Multimedia, Q&As, Video

An interview with lead singer Grant Sanchez and bassist Ben Schlotthauer of the local band, Creekside. Carlos Gonzalez can be reached at [email protected] or @theorion_arts on Twitter...

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