The Orion

Walking away from school might be more than you can afford

Karen Limones

February 9, 2018

Sometimes life comes at you like a train and you have to decide whether to get on board or not. Such a difficult decision presents itself to students when they have to decide whether to stay in school or take a break. For some students, taking a leave of absence might seem like the best opt...

Chico State club aims to resolve student conflicts

Ombuds Logo- CSU Chico Program
Photo Courtesy: Ombuds Website

Alejandra Fraga

April 6, 2017

Chico State Ombuds is a confidential resource any students, faculty, staff or guests can acquire. "Chico Ombuds Office is a confidential, neutral, independent, and informal resource where any member of the CSU, Chico campus community can discuss a complaint, conflict, or problem," according to a news...

Chico police rethink city ordinance and homeless resources

City council is thinking about expanding the Public Property Ordinance city wide Photo credit: Catalina Friz

Michelle Zhu

March 2, 2016

The Chico Police Department may be able to establish more trust and resources among the homeless community. The Chico City Council and the the Chico Police Department are considering installing a 24-hour downtown public restroom, as well as expanding the Offenses Against Public Property Ordinance.  With the number of deceased persons and crimes in the homeles...

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