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Local science advocates lead March for Science

Science advocates march through downtown Chico for the March for Science Photo credit: Josiah Nicholl

Josiah Nicholl and Josh Cozine

April 14, 2018

Science advocates across Chico joined forces at the Trinity Commons lawn on Saturday for the March for Science event. The March for Science, which began at 10 a.m., is an event advocating for policy-makers to look at the evidence for climate change and enact laws to benefit the greater good.The event...

Chico Science March draws thousands

A marcher is seen chanting and holding his sign that reads: Make America Smart Again. Science! Photo credit: Floritzel Salvador

George Johnston

April 23, 2017

An estimated 2,500 to 3,000 people filled Trinity Commons to march for science April 22. Like the other 600 other demonstrations happening worldwide, Chico’s March for Science brought professors, students and activists together to show their support of science. Two Chico State professors, Rebecca...

Chico brings on March for Science

March for Science Logo
Photo Courtesy of: March for Science Facebook page

Alejandra Fraga

April 21, 2017

Chico State will be hosting its first March for Science on April 22."The March is a grassroots effort to champion science as a pillar of human freedom and prosperity, and advocate for its role in informing the policies that shape our present and future," according to the March for Science website.Th...

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