The Orion

Feeney aims to fix safety problems

Feeney aims to fix safety problems

Cheyanne Burens

October 11, 2015


Filed under Community, News

John Feeney has already begun to leave his mark on campus in the passing months since July when he officially became chief of the University Police Department.The new chief has several areas of concern that he plans to address throughout the first year of his term.Positive campus community relationships with policeWith 29 years under his belt as c...

Sacramento State student-professor conflict questions education model

Sacramento State student-professor conflict questions education model

Cheyanne Burens

October 10, 2015


Filed under Administration, News

Earlier in September, Chiitaanibah Johnson, a Native American student, claimed she was threatened to be expelled from a U.S. history course at Sacramento State for questioning her professor's refusal to consider the wipe out of Native Americans during European colonization as genocide. The idea ...

Pocket Points launches to more than 100 campuses

Pocket Points launches to more than 100 campuses

Cheyanne Burens

September 27, 2015


Filed under News

After a year of continuous growth, the Chico-based application, Pocket Points, has expanded beyond national borders to universities in Vancouver and British Columbia. Along with reaching other countries, it also hit 100 major campuses within 65 U.S. cities and recently made its debut in the A...

Live story doubles as marketing hub

Live story doubles as marketing hub

Cheyanne Burens

September 19, 2015


Filed under News

Students have yet another social media platform they can use to share every aspect of their lives while also navigating the lives of their peers. Snapchat’s college-centric “Our Campus Story” feature arrived to Chico State just weeks ago and it has already made its mark on the campus.The...

Campus parking hassles students

Campus parking hassles students

Cheyanne Burens

August 31, 2015


Filed under News

As the new semester returns in full swing, many students may run into a familiar problem— Where can I park my car hassle-free? Finding low cost parking in close proximity to classes is a typical problem among college campuses and surely applies to Chico State. However, the university works hard...

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