The Orion

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In focus: Greek students still rich, want to go to prom

Dylan Dewit // May 12, 2015

This is a satirical portrayal of the Greek formal culture. This May, students coping with the stress and demands of their final exams might be pleased to find that not everyone is sharing in their...

Retired Chico Police Chief Bruce Hagerty is stepping in as interim chief of the University Police while the search for a permanent replacement continues. Photo courtesy of Bruce Hagerty.

Chico State appoints interim University Police chief

Dylan Dewit // May 5, 2015

Bruce Hagerty, retired Chico police chief, has been appointed interim Chico State University Police chief, according to a press release from Lori Hoffman, the vice president of business and finance. Hagerty...

Community marches in solidarity for sexual violence awareness

Community marches in solidarity for sexual violence awareness

Dylan Dewit // April 24, 2015

[metaslider id=46474] Photos by Trevor Ryan The Gender Sexuality & Equity Center ended their Take Back the Night week of events with a candle-lit march and vigil to show solidarity with survivors,...

University Police Department officers arrested the suspects. Photo courtesy of Chico State

UPD arrests four suspects for stabbing an assault on Ivy

Dylan Dewit // April 22, 2015

Chico State University Police arrested four suspects for the assault of Rajpal Singh, a Chico State student and Josimar Arroyo, according to a Chico Police Department press release. Singh and Arroyo were...

Video of Chico police clubbing man during arrest goes national

Video of Chico police clubbing man during arrest goes national

Dylan Dewit // April 21, 2015

  Chico recently found itself in the national spotlight after a video showing police officers clubbing a DUI suspect with a baton was posted last week on the celebrity website TMZ. Sean...

Friends and family fondly remembered the late Nickolas Klein. Photo credit: Dylan Dewit

Memorial held for student who died in fatal car accident

Dylan Dewit // April 11, 2015

Ned Klein, Nickolas Klein’s twin brother, donned his late brother’s Guns N’ Roses t-shirt as he conducted the commemoration of Nick’s life. He began by sharing his own memories...

Camposs SUV hit two parked cars on Hazel Street. Photo credit: Trevor Ryan

Driver that struck man identified as Chico State student

Dylan Dewit // April 5, 2015

Chico State senior Juan Campos was identified as the driver of the SUV that hit and killed Nickolas Klein on West Seventh and Hazel streets last Saturday night, according to Chico Police Officer Todd...

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Two men keep taking their pants off

Dylan Dewit // March 28, 2015

Chico Police DepartmentCall Type: Drunk In Public Friday, 7:45 p.m., West 4th Street"Two male subjects in the area trying to start fights with everyone in the area. Subjects keep taking their pants off."Call...

Former CSU leader takes reins as acting Chico State president

Former CSU leader takes reins as acting Chico State president

Dylan Dewit // March 25, 2015

Rollin Richmond, the former president of Humboldt State, has been appointed as acting president for Chico State in the wake of President Paul Zingg's recent heart surgery and necessary recuperation...

Hallie Makrakis, a junior political science student, was part of the rally against violence on March 12, in response to recent violence in the community. Photo credit: Caio Calado

Hundreds of students gather for rally against violence

Dylan Dewit // March 12, 2015

Chico State students took to the streets Wednesday night to demonstrate in response to recent violence in the community. The group converged at the free speech area of campus and marched through town...

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Don’t freak out about fracking ban’s defeat

Dylan Dewit // March 6, 2015

  On Feb. 10, the Butte County Board of Supervisors let an ordinance die that would have instituted a ban on hydraulic fracturing. I am anti-fracking myself. It is a detriment to the fresh...

The body of an individual discovered dead in a seventh-floor office in Butte Hall is removed from the Chico State campus. Photo credit: Caio Calado

Faculty member found dead in Butte Hall office

Dylan Dewit // March 2, 2015

The body of a deceased Chico State faculty member was discovered in a seventh-floor office in Butte Hall Monday evening. Emergency vehicles arrived on the scene at about 7 p.m. Fire personnel informed...

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