The Orion

Chico State plans a quick fix for the university’s parking problem

The parking lot across from the Wildcat Recreation Center is full of cars on a Tuesday afternoon. Photo credit: Daelin Wofford

Amelia Storm

October 8, 2018

Parking has never been easy for Chico State students, but, thanks to new developments, temporary lots may be coming soon.The university has slowly been acquiring land after the publication of Chico State’s master plan, which outlines ideas for expansion. This plan calls for the acquisition of the Co...

Bernie Sanders draws crowd of 15,000 in last-minute Sacramento rally

Bernie Sanders supporters show support of their candidate with posters. Photo credit: Amelia Storm

Amelia Storm

May 11, 2016

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders held a rally in Sacramento on May 9 to a crowd of over 15,000 supporters. In his speech, Sen. Sanders stressed the importance on winning the primary in California. “With your help we are going to win the biggest prize yet, the California primary which has...

Wildcats wet their toes with water field trip

Students took a field trip to learn about water usage in California. Photo courtesy of Heather Kirkendal

Amelia Storm and George Johnston

May 3, 2016

Last weekend, 36 students and three faculty members got a firsthand look at water rights and usage all across Northern California. The overnight trip was put on by Eric Houk, a professor in the College of Agriculture, with help from Jennifer Rotnem who works at the Center for Water and Environment. Destinations...

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