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Career fair brings companies like Intel, Pepsi Co. and Yelp

Career fair brings companies like Intel, Pepsi Co. and Yelp

Olyvia Simpson

September 25, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Signs are posted all around campus for the upcoming career fair, and here is everything to know in order to be prepared for this Wednesday. Students will have almost 100 companies to speak with face-to-face like Pepsi Co, Intel and Yelp.“We here at the career center have been trying really hard to b...

Business department, university recognized for excellence

Business department, university recognized for excellence

Natalie Hanson

January 25, 2018


Filed under Administration, Breaking News, Campus, Community, Mobile Headlines, News, Showcase

Public Affairs announced that the College of Business achieved a re-accreditation and recognition this week.The business department received the prestigious five-year recognition from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The college has been fully accredited by AACSB sin...

Rouse and Revolt’s billboard compares President Trump to Hitler

Rouse and Revolt’s billboard compares President Trump to Hitler

Jacqueline Morales

October 5, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

Rouse and Revolt, a business in downtown Chico, was forced to take down its advertising billboard Thursday morning after receiving criticism for comparing President Trump to Adolf Hilter. The billboard was located at the intersection of East 3rd Avenue and Mangrove above Liberty Income Tax. The tax business ...

City Council talks possible property and business improvement district for downtown Chico

City Council talks possible property and business improvement district for downtown Chico

Alejandra Fraga

May 18, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

Chico City Council discussed the possible adoption of a resolution of intent to establish a Property and Business Improvement District for downtown Chico Tuesday."The business and property owners got together and came up with the idea of doing what many other cities have done," said Chris Constantin Assistant...

Tesla Motors coming to career fair

Tesla Motors coming to career fair

Daniel Wright

February 15, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, News

Phi Chi Theta, Delta Sigma Pi, and the Career Center are pulling out the big guns for the upcoming career fair. The Business SAP and IT career fair is one of the largest on campus and attracts many large and prestigious companies. Companies that are attending: Tesla Motors PepsiCo Pocket Points Che...

Humans of Chico State: Koichi Matsumoto

Humans of Chico State: Koichi Matsumoto

Jae Siqueiros

October 31, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus

Koichi Matsumoto is a sophomore business major with an emphasis on entrepreneurship and small businesses. He is a transfer student from Japan and an avid outdoorsman. "In Japan, I really like to go mountain hiking, not rock climbing per se but just hiking up the mountains and in the cold and in the...

Open forum on provost and vice president for business and finance searches

Kaley Wise

October 2, 2016


Filed under Administration, Breaking News, News

Members of the campus search committees met with the firm Academic Search on Friday morning during an open forum to discuss the appropriate qualifications necessary for selecting the provost and vice president for the Business and Finance Department. The forum was “open mic” in order to ...

Pokémon GO tracking the tracker

Pokémon GO tracking the tracker

Thomas Staaden

August 21, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Community

A vast crowd comes over the distant plane to an empty parking lot. They gather around a formerly poorly lit parking lot, now bright with the light of hundreds of phones in the search for a rare Pokémon. It may seem like a slight stretch to assume that so many would gather for one Pokémon (d...

Students find success after graduation

Students find success after graduation

February 2, 2016


Filed under Community, Features, News

Various departments at Chico State harbor tools that help create successful graduates. The backbone of the campus is the faculty, student organizations, atmosphere and the diverse avenues in which one can take their degree. Chico State is ranked 76th on Forbes ranking of schools of the West, and 399th on the national list. T...

Professionalism suppresses authentic personalities

Professionalism suppresses authentic personalities

William Rein

March 8, 2015


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Professionalism is a bizarre concept. Society has constructed this unpredictable behavioral modifier with loose definition and little practicality that now runs the business world. Humans are the only creatures practicing it. It’s unnatural. And all I can really think is, who wants this?At the recent business fair, a lot of men ...

Summer slump hurts local businesses

Summer slump hurts local businesses

Madison Holmes

April 15, 2014


Filed under News

Some downtown Chico businesses suffer when the students return home for the summer. Although most downtown businesses have a very broad clientele, the bulk of revenue for downtown comes from Chico State students, said Budd Schwab, the owner of Campus Bicycles on Main Street.“You’ve got 12,000 to 13,000 people w...

Campus building-use policy under review

Campus building-use policy under review

Enrique Raymundo

February 25, 2014


Filed under News

Chico State's policy for determining how much it charges organizations to use its facilities is under review by campus administration. The policy generated some controversy last semester with a biological sciences instructor who attempted to hold a regular class review session and was told she would be...

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