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Photo of the day

Photo of the day

Caitlyn Young

May 9, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Photo of the Day

Santos Arevalo of Epsilon Sigma Rho braces himself for a water balloon attack on Tuesday of dead week. The fraternity set up water balloons ready to be tossed at the fraternity members in Trinity Commons to relieve finals stress.

Photo of the day

Photo of the day

Kate Angeles

May 7, 2018


Filed under Mobile Headlines, Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Photo of the Day

Dead week has Chico State students getting together at Meriam Library to study for finals

Study smarter, not harder

Study smarter, not harder

Rachel Reyes

December 7, 2017


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Mobile Headlines, Opinion

The weeks that fall between Thanksgiving and Winter Break are probably the most hectic for students.Knowing how to get through finals week varies for most people, but there are very common preparations that many students do that can actually help increase final scores.No one should cram for finals week....

Dead week killing students

Dead week killing students

Sophia Robledo-Borowy

May 14, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

The overwhelming stress experienced during the week before finals causing students to look and feel like death; is dead week. Dead week at Chico State is one of the most stressful times, but professors aren’t as accommodating as they could be. Instead of giving time to study and actually prepare...

Dead week not so dead

Dead week not so dead

Jeff Guzman

May 13, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

The week before finals is informally known as “dead week.” During dead week professors are expected to spend most of lecture time reviewing old material rather than introducing new material, and less work is given out to students all in an attempt to lighten the load right be...

Get popping with homemade popcorn

Get popping with homemade popcorn

Grace Kerfoot

May 2, 2015


Filed under Features

It’s the week before finals, and all we want to do is eat and sleep. We don’t have time to cook things. We hardly even have time to browse food photos on Instagram. Quick, easy and satisfying is all we can handle right now. Snacks have become our life support. Indeed, it is that glorious blend of suga...

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