The Orion

J. C. Penney offers exclusive sale for Chico State faculty and students

Johan Lozano poses in a full suit and tie. Dressing professionally helps to create a great first impression on potential employers. Clothing is not from JCPenney.

Brian Luong

October 12, 2018

You don’t have to be Barney Stinson to suit-up this October. The Career Center has partnered with JCPenney to bring the Chico State community a private Suit-Up Event. The event will take place on Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m. It gives Wildcats and their families the opportunity to purchase professiona...

New Meriam Library Makerspace sends student projects to another dimension

Ultimaker 3 Extended 3-D printer printing a fish model Photo credit: Alex Grant

Lizzie Helmer

February 21, 2018

A vinyl cutter, 3-D printers, a sewing machine and five high powered computers are now available to all Chico State students thanks to a new Makerspace that opened in Meriam Library Feb 6.Patrick Newell, the dean of the library, said he had been wanting to put in a Makerspace in the library since he ...

Dean of the College of business retires to share Chico experience with other countries

Judith Hennessy, dean of the college of business, is leaving Chico State on Feb. 28 to pursue other opportunities. Photo credit: Kate Angeles

Roberto Fonseca

February 19, 2018

The dean of the college of business will be stepping down on Feb. 28 to pursue other opportunities in her life. The Orion sat down with Judith Hennessey, the dean of the college of business, and discussed her experience at Chico State and what her plans are for the future.Q: How long were you at Chic...

College of Business professor dies, Chico State lowers flag in his honor

Photo credit: Kayla Fitzgerald

George Johnston

March 16, 2017

David Heinze, a retired College of Business professor, died on March 3 at the age of 75. Heinze taught at Chico State for 30 years, retiring in July 2001. He kept teaching during the next three years though the Faculty Early Retirement Program, which allowed him to teach one semester per year. While tea...

Princeton ranks Chico State business college

Judith Hennessey, the Dean of the College of Business, said the college prepares students for their future careers in business. Photo courtesy of Chico State.

Madison Holmes

November 11, 2014

Chico State's College of Business was rated as outstanding in a new book by the Princeton Review, according to a news release. The College is featured in the Princeton Review's "Best 296 Business Schools: 2015 Edition."The universities are not ranked one to 296, the schools are mentioned for superior academics, said Robert ...

Students explore startup spirit in entrepreneurial course

Prin Mayowa

January 29, 2014

With all the praise Chico has gotten for being a great place to live and work, it's no surprise that the small town is also an ideal environment to start a small business. This is a city where you can learn if you have what it takes to start and run a company.Gary Sitton, computer science professor emerit...

Chico State's three changing deans

Bill Hall

December 17, 2013

Chico State’s administration is adding two newly hired deans to its ranks and a search committee is being formed to hire a third.   The College of Business and the College of Communication and Education, will both welcome new deans next month according to Belle Wei, the university pro...

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