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Trong Gia Nguyen shows off ‘Dogg Days’

Trong Gia Nguyen shows off ‘Dogg Days’

Alex Coba

September 5, 2018


Filed under A&E Featured Articles List, Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Mobile Headlines

“Dogg Days,” the latest art exhibition to come to the Jacki Headley Art Gallery, showcases a contemporary artist’s work. Trong Gia Nguyen is a University of South Florida alum with a Master of Fine Arts degree, along with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts from the University of Central Florida. Nguyen...

Gun laws need to change before students can feel safe

Gun laws need to change before students can feel safe

Kendall George

February 20, 2018


Filed under Blogs, Columns, Editorials, Mobile Headlines, Opinion, Showcase

According to Business Insider, 30 mass shootings have occurred in 2018. CNN reports that eight of these have been school shootings. Washington Post states that, on average, two dozen children are shot every day. Statistics published on Vox show that states with more guns have more gun deaths overall,...

Rouse and Revolt’s billboard compares President Trump to Hitler

Rouse and Revolt’s billboard compares President Trump to Hitler

Jacqueline Morales

October 5, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

Rouse and Revolt, a business in downtown Chico, was forced to take down its advertising billboard Thursday morning after receiving criticism for comparing President Trump to Adolf Hilter. The billboard was located at the intersection of East 3rd Avenue and Mangrove above Liberty Income Tax. The tax business ...

The Chico community unites with a common goal; Depolarizing Chico

The Chico community unites with a common goal; Depolarizing Chico

Christian Solis

September 8, 2017


Filed under Breaking News, Community, News

Local Depolarize Chico group worked to start healing the political rift in Chico.At the Thursday Night Market, people were asked to separate themselves into labels they identified with like veterans, vegans, farmers, students and many more.They were then asked to place a ball in a basket from their group for every question they answered with yes.For exampl...

American’s need to fight for the press

American’s need to fight for the press

Roberto Fonseca

March 9, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

President Donald Trump held a White House press briefing Feb. 16 but chose to excluded The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, Politico, Buzzfeed, the BBC and the Guardian. All of these news corporations have viciously attacked Trump throughout his presidential campaign and his presidency. Trump called these relentless attacks unfai...

Political celebrities

Political celebrities

Rachel Reyes

February 12, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

In the realm of social media and fast access to the internet, there are two major topics millennials often discuss daily: celebrities and politics. With people aligning their views to their favorite celebrities, people are often criticized for being followers.There's nothing wrong to agree with cele...

Transportation war becomes political

Transportation war becomes political

Rachel Reyes

February 7, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Thousands of Uber users are deleting their accounts after President Donald Trump signed an executive order banning seven predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. The palpable battle between Lyft and Uber has now become political.While many people were protesting in front of the...

Obama’s lasting legacy

Obama’s lasting legacy

Rachel Reyes

January 26, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion

As President Barack Obama took the podium for his farewell address Jan. 10, it became clear from the cries across the nation that many want four more years.Although Obama cannot reply "Yes we can" to the pleas, we can remember his accomplishments over the last eight years.Obama’s administration took over the financial crisis of 2008 and enacted the American Recovery and Reinvestme...

Alicia Keys’ ‘HERE’ discusses race, music, gender, politics and more

Alicia Keys’ ‘HERE’ discusses race, music, gender, politics and more

Rylee Pedotti

November 14, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

Alicia Keys has long been revered for her vocal prowess and soulful awareness. In a time where artists are using candid self-reflection to deliver honest and forthcoming projects, Alicia Keys delivers with her most recent release. In a statement to fans posted to her website, Keys confesses that HERE aligns with this trend of transparency, "On this al...

Be civil in Facebook political debates

Be civil in Facebook political debates

Brittany Mcclintock

May 3, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Social media is all about sharing personal things or random cat videos. Facebook is the biggest platform to post articles about things that a person typically cares about. And more often than not, people post political articles, especially now since it’s an election year.The only thing about pol...

No one enjoys political debate

No one enjoys political debate

Sean Daly

March 19, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Everyone has experienced the sudden, uncomfortable hostility that results when a friend mentions a political belief of theirs, which is then met with another friend's opposing belief. Friendly settings turn cutthroat as everyone in the room begins to angrily spurt out unorganized political jargon wi...

Trump is here to help

Trump is here to help

Jeff Guzman

March 18, 2016


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Every time I check in on social media I come across a new meme or video trying to ruin Donald Trump's image. The amazing thing though is that as the media tries more and more to ruin his image, Trump still wins and becomes more and more popular. Even after he insults people and condescendingly calls Mar...

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