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Your Dad’s Favorite Playlist

Sean Martens and Nicole Henson

November 9, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Mobile Headlines, Reviews

CreedHuman Clay (1999)At the turn of the century came Creed. This group of knuckleheads, led by the one and only Scott Stapp, is sure to keep any dad crooning into the night. Human Clay is full of quintessential dad gems best sang at karaoke bars.The Eagles Hotel California (1976)There was nothing quite like...

Sofar Sounds Chico brings a night of great music

Sofar Sounds Chico brings a night of great music

Caitlyn Young

November 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Mobile Headlines

On Sunday, Sofar Sounds Chico November Show was a total hit. Sofar Sounds is a “global community” that was founded in 2010 as a way to create more intimate concerts for audiences and performers. Performers can play to audiences in 385 different cities all around the world, and Chico is one of them.Sofar Sounds often play...

Students’ political power is slipping out of their hands

Students’ political power is slipping out of their hands

Grayson Boyer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

The Town and Gown committee is one of the most useful methods of political participation Chico State students have, yet knowledge of Town and Gown isn’t readily available to much of the student population. Furthermore, the structure of the committee is shifting and eroding what little political power ...

The Festival of Dance brought a sense of community to Chico State

The Festival of Dance brought a sense of community to Chico State

Jessica Carvajal Castillo

November 8, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Mobile Headlines

The Festival of Dance was thrown by the Indian Student Union here at Chico State. It was a celebration in honor of the Goddess Durga, who is celebrated for nine nights in order to bring positive vibes and energy. The event featured henna tattoos, games, a photo booth and food. However, the star of...

Kelly Clarkson returns with a rhythm and blues sound in ‘Meaning of Life’

Kelly Clarkson returns with a rhythm and blues sound in ‘Meaning of Life’

Niyat Teferi

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Mobile Headlines, Reviews

Kelly Clarkson has been a big staple in the music industry for the last 15 years. After her big break in the singing competition "American Idol" the songstress has been unstoppable with her wicked vocals and smooth melodies. The singer is back with a fresh R&B and soulful sound that shows off he...

First rankings by committee are out

First rankings by committee are out

Noah Enns

November 7, 2017


Filed under Football, Mobile Headlines, Showcase, Sports

The first College Football playoff poll has been released by the committee and there is a lot to learn from the first poll of the season.By the rankings of the committee, the teams who would play in the playoffs are Georgia, Alabama, Notre Dame and Clemson. The biggest shock to almost everyone is that...

Racial divides continue to grow across college campuses

Racial divides continue to grow across college campuses

Rachel Reyes

November 7, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion, Showcase

Many college students across the nation have begun to face challenges pertaining to first amendment rights, racism and discrimination. A sign with the words “It’s OK To Be White” raised controversy after it had gone viral online. Inforum covered this story and said that during this week social media exposed the signs that were b...

Patton Oswalt’s ‘Annihilation’ will make you more human

Patton Oswalt’s ‘Annihilation’ will make you more human

Ulises Duenas

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Mobile Headlines, Reviews, Showcase

A good comedian can weave the tragedies of the world into something hilarious. A strong person can withstand personal tragedy and become better for it. Few have what it takes to turn personal tragedy into hilarity, but Patton Oswalt has done that with his Netflix stand-up special, "Annihilation." &n...

Trump has yet to negatively impact students

Trump has yet to negatively impact students

Alex Grant

November 7, 2017


Filed under Administration, Community, Mobile Headlines, News

Nov. 8 marks the one year anniversary of the presidential election day in 2016. Many people expected Trump to have some effect on international students coming to the U.S. but it’s hard to pinpoint a statistical number or percentage that measures Trump’s impact. According to a 2017 study that analyzed 250 U.S. colleges, 39 percent of responding institutions reported a decline in internationa...

Living under the weight of senior anxiety

Living under the weight of senior anxiety

Grayson Boyer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion, Showcase

To be near graduation is a lonely thing. The anxieties and fears of a senior student go beyond midterms and papers and inch into the metaphysical. What will I do? Where will I go? Am I ready? The seniors at Chico State are all living under a looming fear. Although graduation represents a great accomplishment,...

Remembering James Kuiper through a lifetime of art in ‘Notes From a Spanish Dutchman’ exhibition

Remembering James Kuiper through a lifetime of art in ‘Notes From a Spanish Dutchman’ exhibition

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase

With over 300 attendees from remote locations, James Kuiper's "Notes From a Spanish Dutchman" exhibition at the Museum of Northern California Art (MONCA) brought friends, family, former colleagues and students to remember the artist's role in each of their lives. The show opened Thursday and will rema...

Corey Silverstrom dominates the hardwood and the gaming world

Corey Silverstrom dominates the hardwood and the gaming world

Patrick Pace

November 6, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Mobile Headlines, Showcase, Sports

Basketball isn't Corey Silverstrom's only aptitude. Silverstrom is also a professional gamer, which is something most people do not know about. Silverstrom, also known as “Legggit," within the competitive gaming community is a member of Team Vendetta. Silverstrom and his team have competed in M...

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