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Third day of protest against Young Republicans sees a more peaceful assembly

Protestors gather around the fence by the Young Republicans booth outside of Glenn Hall. Photo credit: Ricardo Tovar

Ricardo Tovar

November 23, 2019

Over the past week, tensions have been running high among the liberal and conservative students on Chico State’s campus. From Tuesday to Thursday, many students have used their right to peacefully assemble and freedom of speech. Four criminal charges have been filed -- three for battery and one for...

Graffiti at Meriam Library determined a ‘non-threat’

Student pass in front of Meriam Library. Photo credit: Julian Mendoza

Ricardo Tovar

November 7, 2019

University Police responded to student's concerns over threatening graffiti that was written on the third floor of the men's restroom at Meriam Library Wednesday. Around 7:30 p.m. a student reported to the circulation desk at the library of a threat that allegedly had been written in chalk on the...

Chico State receives national recognition from Forbes Magazine and Money Magazine

Chico State's Media Relations Coordinator Sean Murphy said these magazine rankings show the amazing educational opportunities Chico State offers students. Photo credit: Jason Halley - University Photographer

Kathryn Sykes

September 3, 2018

Chico State is making waves and gaining national recognition for being a high-ranked university. Forbes Magazine placed Chico State as the 89th ranked university out of 300 on their list of America’s Best Value Colleges for 2018. Forbes listed the Wildcats ahead of the University of Notre Dame, the University of Southern California, University o...

Press Pause: ‘Chrononauts’

Cover of Chrononauts #1 by Mark Millar and Sean Murphy. Photo credit Image Comics

George Johnston

September 15, 2015

Where to begin— the story, Mark Millar's writing or Sean Murphy's art? All are valid reasons to check out the first volume of "Chrononauts," but let's start with the story.StoryDoctor Corbin Quinn has figured out how to travel through time. With the help of a NASA-like organization, Corbin and his best fri...

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