The Orion

Don’t forget about transfer students

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Guillermo Felix-Alvor

May 13, 2018

Universities have put a lot of their focus on ethnic diverse groups. While this is important, the transfer student population brings its own diverse group of people in terms of age, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status and educational background. Because transfer students are coming from different...

How to graduate from Chico State without a hitch

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Karen Limones

April 19, 2018

Graduating is a very exciting time for seniors but can be nerve-wracking. As students are preparing for this, they must manage to complete their last semester and apply for graduation. This can result in students being overwhelmed with so many responsibilities to take care of.Seniors are not only stre...

Solutions to common problems students face in college

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Karen Limones

April 17, 2018

College is the time where we create memories and experiences, but at the same time, we are learning how to manage lifestyle tasks. It’s common for students to face an obstacle sometime during their time in school and when we are caught in the mist of these situations; some of us are not aware of...

Black and white people problems

Prin Mayowa

April 15, 2014

Originally, I was going to do a post on white people problems, but as I pitched it, a colleague tried to make me cop out, reasoning that she couldn't write an article on black people problems. But funny enough, she can. We all have problems that come with our genetic structure, whether it be brought on ...

Don’t stress over dilemmas

Valerie Teegardin

February 25, 2014

Reflect on your current situation as it is right now; not two days from now, not even five minutes from now, but right at this particular moment. Is your apartment flooding? Is someone breaking into your car? Are you getting attacked by your neighbor's dog?Most likely not. The fact of the matter is t...

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