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Third-year student Malin Eiremo falls into Wildcat Recreation Centers pool as she attempts to walk across the slackline. Photo credit: Alex Grant

WREC’s new slacklining event tests balance over water

Alex Grant // February 28, 2018

A new weekly slacklining program kicked off at the Wildcat Recreation Center last Friday.Slack or Swim combines the skills of balancing on a slackline, a tightrope-like line, with swimming. Participants...

Illustration by Darian Maroney

How to get through college successfully

Allison Galbreath // April 26, 2015

As my time in college comes to a close, I've been thinking about my years at Chico State. And the time has come for me to pass on what I've learned to other students about the rest of their college careers....

Love and friendships: A balancing act

Love and friendships: A balancing act

Sophia Xepoleas // April 6, 2015

I was head over heels in love. It was finally here, the moment I had been waiting for and never believed would arrive. I was completely enamored with this boy I could now call my own, and nothing else...

Illustration by Miles Huffman

Bringing balance to the war on stress

Miles Inserra // March 26, 2015

Stress can be a student’s sword or kryptonite.Any student fighting to succeed at the collegiate level must learn to channel this potentially lethal energy into productivity.The daily stressors the...

Illustration by Miles Huffman

The perks of dessert

Miles Inserra // March 9, 2015

Stop feeling guilty for eating that girl-scout cookie!Whether a home-cooked meal, fine dining or Sutter dining, everyone should eat a little unhealthy each day because it’s good for you.I’ve...

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