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Celebration Gospel Choir of Chico fills Harlen Adams Theatre with energy and spirit

Three ladies take turns singing their parts of the song

Mitchell Kret

February 18, 2019

The sound of vocalists and instrumental music resonated as the Celebration Gospel Choir of Chico filled the Harlen Adams Theatre for their "Living the Gospel" performance on Feb. 15. The Choir hosts a concert on the Chico State campus each year for Black History Month, celebrating their faith and sacred...

On This Day: George Michael explores love and spirituality with “Faith”

George Michael made a triumphant solo debut with

Natalie Hanson

October 30, 2018

By 1986, George Michael had grown weary with the "teenybopper" image of his group, Wham!, and decided to go solo. He began writing and recording his own material. This would lead to his first solo album "Faith," which took the Grammy for Album of the Year in 1989.And what an album it is. Michael played a ...

Campus protester doesn’t speak for all Christians

Photo credit: Briana Mcdaniel

Evan Roberts

November 11, 2016

Editors note: This opinion article is a response to Students protest campus preacher A preacher from Consuming Fire Ministries visited Chico State Nov. 7 to preach at Trinity Commons on campus. The impression given from The Orion news story and from my friends who heard the man on campus was that he was...

Strong faith enables student to succeed

Nicollette Singleton, senior nursing major, is dedicating her summer to social work in Nicaragua. Photo credit: Malik Payton

Nicole Santos

March 13, 2015

This summer Nicollette Singleton will get on a plane, step out of her comfort zone and go to another country with the guidance of the big man upstairs. Singleton, a senior nursing major and Chico local, is spending May 21 to Aug. 10 in Nicaragua doing social work counseling abused women. “Personally, I have neve...

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