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Wildcat of the Week – Erin Woods

Wildcat of the Week – Erin Woods

Justin Couchot and Caitlyn Young

May 9, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Showcase, Soccer, Sports, Video, Wildcat of the Week

With softball and track and field busy at the California Collegiate Athletic Association Championships, and baseball busy preparing for them, we caught up with Chico State women's soccer striker Erin Woods in preparation for the upcoming fall season. In roughly a week Woods will be graduating from Ch...

Candlelit vigil held for Nepal victims

Candlelit vigil held for Nepal victims

Brittany Mcclintock

May 9, 2015


Filed under Community, News

Former Peace Corps member Lee Altier, with the help of many other faculty members, put together an information gathering about the earthquake in Nepal. Speakers included Altier, Colleen Hatfield, Sanjay Dev and Badri Ghimire. Dev, a Nepal native, shared stories of the people through such a tough time. Many ancient buildings were destroyed in t...

Peace Corps volunteer reflects on travels

Peace Corps volunteer reflects on travels

Stephanie Schmieding

November 10, 2014


Filed under Features

“On jaaraama!” The room grew silent on Tuesday and heads turned as Jennifer Clowers, Peace Corps volunteer and recruitment supervisor, greeted the audience in Pular, a language spoken in Guinea where she volunteered. The Peace Corps is a volunteer program established by John F. Kennedy in 1961. Its overall mission is to promote w...

Speaker encourages students to choose Peace Corps

Speaker encourages students to choose Peace Corps

Dominique Diaz

February 26, 2014


Filed under Features

Most students are on the job hunt after graduation, but some would rather volunteer overseas.Georgina Rossel, a junior psychology major, plans to apply and hopes to be accepted. “Going there and experiencing something you’re not so comfortable with can be beneficial,” she said. ...

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