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Student activists host town hall to discuss gun violence

Local political candidates and  Chico State President Gayle Hutchinson sit on the panel at the March For Our Lives Chico town hall.

Lizzie Helmer

April 10, 2018

March For Our Lives Chico put on a town hall Saturday at the El Rey theater that featured multiple congressional candidates and community leaders. Lizzie Helmer can be reached at [email protected] or @lizziehelmer on Twitter....

Engineers of new science building present to students, faculty

Kim Swanson speaks during a presentation on the environmental impact of the upcoming additions to Siskiyou Hall. Photo credit: Carly Maxstone

Alejandra Fraga

March 15, 2018

A town hall meeting was held to discuss the new physical science building this Wednesday.The meeting consisted of a presentation from Kim Swanson, a representative from Smith's Group and Joe Wennish, a mechanical engineer in charge of the mechanical system of the building.More information on Siskiyou II w...

Congressional candidates speak out at town hall

Candidates running for Congress made statements at the town hall meeting Saturday. Photo credit: Alex Grant

Natalie Hanson

January 27, 2018

Four candidates running for Congress made statements to voters at a special town hall meeting Saturday.The event took place at the Chico Women's Club on the east block of 3rd Street from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. More than half of those in attendance stood, with over 200 present and only 100 seats available....

Students debate politics at Town Hall

Ryan Patten, Chair of the political science department spoke at the Town Hall Meeting on Thursday Nov. 13 Photo credit: Jovanna Garcia

Jovanna Garcia

November 17, 2014

Students, faculty and community members gathered to discuss and find solutions to contemporary issues like homelessness and human trafficking at the 15th biannual Town Hall Meeting last Thursday. Approximately 740 students and 100 faculty and community members met at the Bell Memorial Union Auditorium ...

Students to headline biannual town hall

Chico State's town hall meeting in the Bell Memorial Union auditorium. Photo courtesy of Chico State.

David Mcvicker

November 7, 2014

First-year Chico State political science students in the american government course will present research at the biannual town hall meeting Thursday, Nov. 13 at the Bell Memorial Union auditorium.Topics involve community and civic engagement such as homelessness, job creation and human trafficking. Students wi...

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