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Chico State diverts 25,000 pounds of waste

Chico State diverts 25,000 pounds of waste

Daniel Wright

May 18, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Campus, News

Chico State will be hosting a Diversion Excursion May 18 through May 20 to help divert materials away from landfills. The Diversion Excursion is an annual event for students moving out of resident halls to donate unwanted and reusable items. All the donations are then sent to the local Goodwill and the...

Chico is getting expensive

Chico is getting expensive

Alex Horne

April 28, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Rent: $600; authentic Mexican food: $9; cover charge at a bar: $3. How is a college student supposed to afford it all? It feels like Chico is getting more and more expensive every day. The numbers are very small, but it seems that many places are slightly raising their prices. All these tiny incremental price ...

Updated off-campus housing guide educates students, brings community together

Updated off-campus housing guide educates students, brings community together

December 7, 2015


Filed under Community, News

Chico State hired a new position on campus this past summer to update the off-campus housing guide and bring the university, law enforcement and community members together.Dan Herbert, Director of Off-Campus Student Services, hopes having discussions about students, the university and housing situati...

Tips on landing primo housing for next fall

Tips on landing primo housing for next fall

Nick Bragg

March 12, 2015


Filed under Features

Phones are ringing off the hook, application after application is being filled out and students are running around touring apartments and houses in between classes. It's that time of year again when students need to find a new housing situation for the upcoming fall. Joe Montes, the general manager at ...

Reaping rewards of rallying roommates

Reaping rewards of rallying roommates

Zachary Phillips

March 23, 2014


Filed under Columns, Opinion

When I tell people that I have four roommates, they look at me like I'm an alien. "How do you do it?" "Is your house a war zone?" "You can crash on my couch whenever you need. Whenever." Having multiple roommates is not a huge burden. I'm a college guy, not "Octomom." For those who...

Chico recognized as ideal adult destination

Chico recognized as ideal adult destination

Dominique Diaz

January 28, 2014


Filed under Features

Chico is listed in Sunset Magazine’s “24 Best Places to Live and Work” and is a runner-up in the “Best Place to Reboot Your Life” list for 2014.Chico receives these honors, in part, because of its handsome downtown filled with unique shops and restaurants, the farmers markets and Bidw...

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