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Students organize March for Our Lives in Chico

Students organize March for Our Lives in Chico

Josh Cozine

March 25, 2018


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Roads were blocked off through much of downtown Chico Saturday as students and community members streamed into the city plaza to protest gun violence. They were participating in the #MarchForOurLives national movement. The march and gathering for the Chico area was almost entirely organized by hi...

Chico locals, students weigh in on national gun control debate

Chico locals, students weigh in on national gun control debate

Roberto Fonseca

March 23, 2018


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Guns and gun regulation is a never-ending discussion, especially after recent incidents like the Parkland school shooting. The Chico Rod and Gun Club held their annual Big Chico Gun show at the Masonic Family Center last weekend. This year's gun show was held on Saturday and Sunday. Numerous booths showcased self defense classes along ...

Chico State professor creates educational experiences outside the classroom

Chico State professor creates educational experiences outside the classroom

Alex Grant and Kelsi Sibert

March 21, 2018


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College educators often research independently to better learn educational subjects and to become more informed teachers. Political science and criminal justice lecturer Sue Hilderbrand uses two educational outlets outside of Chico State; she hosts a weekly talk radio show and she's producing a research...

‘This Way to Sustainability’ highlights carbon neutrality and student engagement

‘This Way to Sustainability’ highlights carbon neutrality and student engagement

Josh Cozine

March 19, 2018


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Sustainability driven students and faculty gathered from across the state Thursday and Friday for Chico State’s 13th annual This Way to Sustainability Conference. One of the largest conferences of its type in the state, the event was organized by The Institute for Sustainable Development (ISD), a...

Woman breaks into resident’s backyard, claiming to live there

Woman breaks into resident’s backyard, claiming to live there

Tisha Cheney

March 16, 2018


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University Police Call Type: Littering/Urinating in Public Monday 8:24 a.m., Kendall Hall A man in sweatpants was caught urinating in front of the building. Call Type: Harassment Monday 3:06 p.m., Unknown address A man has been stalking victim through phone, social media an...

Students protest gun violence

Students protest gun violence

Alex Grant, Natalie Hanson, Kendall George, and Lizzie Helmer

March 15, 2018


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Alex Grant, Natalie Hanson, Kendall George and Lizzie Helmer can be reached at [email protected] or @theorion_news on Twitter.

Engineers of new science building present to students, faculty

Engineers of new science building present to students, faculty

Alejandra Fraga

March 15, 2018


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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...

Candlelight vigil held for death of student

Candlelight vigil held for death of student

Josh Cozine

March 14, 2018


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This article mentions the topic of suicide. The suicide hotline can be reached, 24/7, every day at 1-800-273-8255. Students lit up the darkened Shurmer Gym in honor of the loss of a fellow student Wednesday, in a student-organized candlelight vigil. Zach Baggins died earlier Wednesday after fallin...

Students walk out of class to protest gun violence

Students walk out of class to protest gun violence

Natalie Hanson

March 14, 2018


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Students from all over Butte County left their campuses for the national Walkout March against gun violence in downtown Chico Wednesday morning. Students from nearby schools Chico High School, Inspire School of Arts and Sciences, Bidwell Junior High, Butte College and other campuses joined Chico State...

Interactive map: Students protest in walkout march

Interactive map: Students protest in walkout march

March 14, 2018


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Natalie Hanson, Alex Grant and Kayla Fitzgerald can be reached at [email protected] or @theorion_news on Twitter. 

One dead after falling from Butte Hall stairwell

One dead after falling from Butte Hall stairwell

Kayla Fitzgerald

March 14, 2018


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Update: Butte Hall will reopen Thursday for regular hours, departmental operations and classes, according to a Chico State alert. The candlelight vigil will now be held in Shurmer Gym if there is rain. Updated 5:37 p.m. Update: According to an email announcement from Provost Debra Larson, Ch...

Not Anymore deemed helpful yet repetitive

Not Anymore deemed helpful yet repetitive

Kelsi Sibert

March 14, 2018


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Each year, students at Chico State are required to participate in an online or in-person "inner personal violence awareness and prevention program."Not Anymore is designed to make sure that all students have an understanding of Title IX issues such as sexual assault, dating domestic violence and stalking.Title...

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