The Orion

It’s all Greek to me and maybe it shouldn’t be

Photo credit: Briana Mcdaniel

Whitney Urmann

September 27, 2016

Editor's note: This article was updated to reflect funds spent on dues. When media depicts college, typically the Greek system is right up there with wacky philosophy professors and toga parties. Every year hundreds of men and women at Chico State dedicate a week of their life to impress older st...

Mock trial within Greek community

Greek members gather to confront issues in their community through a mock trial. Photo credit: Lauren Steele

Lauren Steele

November 9, 2014

Every year in Chico and at colleges across the country, there are deaths due to over-drinking or hazing within the Greek community. On Feb. 2, 2005, Chico State student Matthew Carrington died after consuming mass amounts of water during a hazing ritual. After this event, hazing became ground...

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