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Volunteers grabbed cans, glasses, and other recyclable materials out of bags like these. Photo credit: Melissa Herrera

Taking out the trash at Bidwell Park

Ricardo Tovar // September 22, 2019

A dump-truck full of trash and several bins full of recyclable items were picked up and sorted Saturday at Hooker Oak Park. The park was a meeting ground for the community of Chico. A wide range of volunteers...

A dog-owner proudly shows off her pug. Photo credit: Miguel Orozco

Raising money for pugs

Michael Arias // April 4, 2016

Tails wagged and people gathered at Hooker Oak Park in Chico for another Pug Sunday. With more than 15 pugs, puggles and chugs – chihuahua and pug mix – frolicking in one area, it was nearly impossible...

Patti Horsley, professor and health education specialist, holds office hours in Butte Hall for her students and any other students interested in learning about health education. Photo credit: Stephanie Schmieding

Students stay slim beyond the gym

Stephanie Schmieding // September 18, 2014

Beyond the great windows and thick walls of the Wildcat Recreation Center, there is a utopia of natural space ideal for physical exercise and growth. For students who find themselves struggling with food...

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