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Fire and Water Exhibit explores environmental change

Fire and Water Exhibit explores environmental change

Angelina Mendez // February 5, 2020

On Jan. 23, at 4:30 p.m., a new exhibit opened for students and the campus community at the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology called ‘Fire and Water: Elements of Change’.  “We see the museum...

Ceremonial dedication to the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology

Jacqueline Morales // February 16, 2017

The ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly expanded Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology took place Tuesday.A tribute and dedication to Valene L. Smith's work was celebrated along with her 91st birthday....

Hooker Oak Elementary school students use the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology to find inspiration to build their own museums. Photo credit: Ryan Corrall

Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology recognized for educating youth

Bridget Comito // March 1, 2016

The Chico State Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology has been selected for a 2016 Superintendent's Award for Excellence in museum education. The fifth annual Superintendent's Awards was created by the...

Choosing quirky classes is rewarding

Veronica De La Cruz // October 26, 2014

With the fall semester flying by, students have to get ready for the exciting yet overwhelming experience of picking classes. When it comes to general education, I think students should enroll in classes...

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