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Conversations with cops held around town

Officer Mark Hoffman, was available to conversate with community members. Photo credit: Christian Solis

Christian Solis

October 4, 2017

The Chico Police Department hosted their 2nd Annual National Coffee with a Cop Day, Wednesday. The officers were able to meet face-to-face with community members to build a more inclusive and connected community while discussing significant issues. The free event was held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at participating...

AS appoints new sustainability officer

Courtney Silver, biology graduate student, is the new Associated Students commissioner of sustainability affairs. Photo courtesy by Courtney Silver

Jovanna Garcia

November 5, 2014

The Associated Students appointed Courtney Silver as the new Commissioner of Sustainability Affairs Oct. 21. Silver is a biology graduate student and worked as the assistant coordinator for three years at A.S. Sustainability. Her position was formerly held by Zach Keller, political science and com...

Contemplating the correlation between lax police, leisurely drinking

Julianna Eveland

February 26, 2014

College: The open gate to the world of parties and drinking. The emerging freedom from sheltered wings of the family home. The only thing that could get in the way of that freedom is the police, right?The weekday parties, crazy “ragers” and the police's lax attitude toward it all surprised me when I fi...

University enforces student club policies

University enforces student club policies

Christine Lee

February 19, 2014

Chico State is hammering down old policies on how student clubs are allowed to organize, according to some clubs on campus. A campus-wide email sent out during winter break re-enforced rules on fundraising and limitations on the total number of class units club officers can enroll in. “I’ve been in this battle for a while s...

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