The Orion

Pocket Points has Chico roots

Pocket points has become a staple of student life at Chico State Photo credit: George Johnston

Amelia Storm

April 28, 2016

While Pocket Point's popularity has skyrocketed in recent semesters, it may be a little known fact that the app was created by two former Wildcats. The app was created by Chico State students Rob Richardson and Mitch Gardner during the spring semester of 2014, and the idea was an instant success. The a...

History of campus building names explained

Map of building names on campus. Photo courtesy Google Maps

Julie Ramos

November 30, 2014

Did you know that O'Connell Technology Center was named after a Chico State football player? Check out the history behind the names of buildings on campus: Julie Ramos can be reached at [email protected] or @julie_ramoss on Twitter....

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