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Billed to the very end

Billed to the very end

Kendall George

May 2, 2018


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

This time of year brings a lot of celebration. whether it be graduation, a superior grade in a hard class or just relief over the end of semester classes, most people have something to be excited for. However, at the end of spring semester, especially for graduating seniors, this season of celebratio...

Letters to: People freaking out about finals

Letters to: People freaking out about finals

Danielle Cortes

May 2, 2018


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Dear Wildcats, We are two weeks away from the most dreaded week of the semester: Finals week. Good news, that means the year is almost over and summer is just around the corner. But it also means you have to finally start getting ready for finals. Be proactive about preparing for your exams,...

Off the Record: Getting hit on at the bars, political correctness and flat Earth theories

Off the Record: Getting hit on at the bars, political correctness and flat Earth theories

Danielle Cortes, Guillermo Felix-Alvor, and Nicte Hernandez

May 1, 2018


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

Nicte Hernandez can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news. Guillermo Felix-Avor can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news. Danielle Cortes can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news....

Consuming slow entertainment in a fast-information age

Consuming slow entertainment in a fast-information age

Grant Schmieding

May 1, 2018


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After a full day of school, it’s time to sleep. Lying in bed, my eyes locked on the dim laptop screen in front of me. My nightly melatonin creeps up as my attention flat lines and I drift off into a peaceful, numb sleep. The next morning, my eyes lazily open. I grab my laptop, still open from last...

Letter to the Editor: The Ten Commandments for the modern atheist

Letter to the Editor: The Ten Commandments for the modern atheist

Paraic King

April 27, 2018


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For a 21 century person living in a world that values reason, modern technology and science, do the Ten Commandments still hold wisdom that is relevant, especially for the non-believer?  The latter five commandments regarding murder, adultery, theft, lying and coveting, for the most part, prove to be non-controversial with just about everyone ...

Off the Record: Graduation, hook-up culture and more

Off the Record: Graduation, hook-up culture and more

Grant Schmieding, Nicte Hernandez, and Guillermo Felix-Alvor

April 26, 2018


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

Nicte Hernandez can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news. Guillermo Felix-Avor should be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news. Grant Schmieding can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news....

What to do when required classes are full

What to do when required classes are full

Karen Limones

April 24, 2018


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Every Chico State student must fulfill graduation requirements by earning enough units. Taking specific classes and making sure our homework gets done but as you close in on graduation, time is of the essence. Imagine, you’re at the pinpoint of graduating and you’re enrolling in classes and you find...

Opposition to politically correct language makes no sense

Opposition to politically correct language makes no sense

Nicte Hernandez

April 23, 2018


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Times are always evolving as the next generation starts to enter the workforce. Norms have changed as well as language. Politically correct language is one of those new changes we are now seeing. The term “politically correct” has been around since 1793 when the U.S Supreme Court made a decision regarding the bound...

Letters to: Someone who ghosted me

Letters to: Someone who ghosted me

Danielle Cortes

April 23, 2018


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Dear Someone who has ghosted me,Hey, there stranger, it’s me. I want to start my letter by telling you that, surprisingly, I do not hate you.But that doesn't mean I am going to talk to you, like ever.To be honest, what you did was pretty savage. It hurts to know that in your mind, you did not thin...

Getting hit on at the bars in Chico from a woman’s perspective

Getting hit on at the bars in Chico from a woman’s perspective

Nicte Hernandez

April 22, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

It's Friday night, you're ready to get drunk off of the $10 in your bag. Riley’s is the place you know you will at least be able to mingle since you will somehow be connected or know a majority of the other students there. You have been getting ready for the past two hours and are finally at your destination,...

Ask Wildcats: Is the Earth flat?

Ask Wildcats: Is the Earth flat?

Danielle Cortes

April 22, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Opinion, Uncategorized, Video

Danielle Cortes can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @theorion_news.

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