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Unplug to reconnect with National Day of Unplugging

From sundown to sundown, the national day of unplugging will take place from March 4-5 Photo credit: Amelia Storm

Amelia Storm

March 3, 2016

The suffocating grip of technology is striving to be relieved with the National Day of Unplugging. The event encourages people to sign a pledge agreeing to turn off their phones from sundown on March 4 to sundown on March 5. The goal, as stated by the National Day of Unplugging website, is to, ...

Campus network needs upgrade

Photo credit: Ashley O'Looney

Christine Lee

April 22, 2014

Chico State’s aging wire infrastructure is being replaced in order to meet demands of growing numbers of unique devices.Because there are roughly 2.5 electronics per person, 20,000 unique devices use the Chico State campus Internet at any given time every day."In the last five years, we've seen ...

Bookstore to change its business model

Jacob Arbogast, A.S. Vice President for Business and Finance.   Orion File Photo

Enrique Raymundo

February 8, 2014

The Chico State Wildcat Store is looking to change its business model in response to a projected downward trend in computer and textbook sales, as well as projected losses in net revenue. Textbook sales are expected to drop below 40 percent of the Wildcat Store’s total sales within three years, ac...

Bug puts Flash Player users at risk

Users are encouraged to update their Adobe Flash Player following discovery of security risk. Visit:

Christine Lee

February 7, 2014

Mac and PC users are urged to immediately install an Adobe Flash update to protect themselves from hackers, according to a campus-wide email. Adobe software released a critical update for its Flash Player, according to the email sent Thursday. If users go to a site using an older Adobe Flash plug-in, their com...

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