The Orion

Student overdoses in Arts & Humanities building

Photo credit: Daniel Wright

Julian Mendoza

November 21, 2019

Emergency services arrived on campus and took a student to Enloe Medical center after they overdosed on medication.Chico Police Department received information that someone intentionally overdosed on medication at around 1:27 p.m. Emergency services arrived on campus at around 2:29 p.m., between the Perf...

Chico State students overdose on alcohol, continuing trend

Sutter Hall, quieter Aug 23, the day after move-in. Photo credit: Kathryn Sykes

Kathryn Sykes

August 24, 2018

University Police was contacted by a Sutter Hall Resident Adviser for medical aid between 11:49 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. Wednesday. Two officers responded to the report. According to UPD Sergeant Dale Glander, the two officers found the subject to be, “passed out and not responsive outside of Sutter...

Campus resource holds knowledge about alcohol all students need to hear

ROAR (Reach Out and Respond) is seeking to educate Chico State Students about safety with alcohol Photo credit: Allisun Coote

Michelle Zhu

March 10, 2016

After waking up in the hospital for alcohol poisoning, McKenna Peterson decided to help students understand how to safely deal with alcohol. Peterson leads Wildcat ROAR (Reach Out and Respond), which hosts two-hour training sessions for students to recognize and prevent consequences of alcohol. "Stu...

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