The Orion

Cyclists, skateboarders show lack of respect for law

Cyclists, skateboarders show lack of respect for law

December 8, 2015


Filed under Columns, Opinion

On a typical day here at Chico State you will undoubtably see a skateboarder or biker speeding through campus as if clockwork. But to one's surprise, it is actually illegal to ride your bike or skateboard on campus. Some students despise the skaters and bikers and think the campus police need to be...

Obsession with safety saps fun, meaning from life

Obsession with safety saps fun, meaning from life

William Rein

April 11, 2015


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Is everything too safe? That might strike many as ludicrous, human life being as precious as it is. Yet there are fire precautions in nearly every building on campus. Students get ticketed for skateboarding or biking on campus, even though only negligent jerks would get hit or hit someone. On ...

Skate wheels can’t roll in Chico

Skate wheels can’t roll in Chico

Miles Inserra

March 24, 2015


Filed under Columns, Opinion

Skateboarding has always had a controversial culture, but it is still a form of expression that Chico is suppressing. Chico’s skate park is littered with drug addicts, campus is a no-skateboarding zone and the city has placed skate stoppers on every piece of architecture downtown. Sidewalks are f...

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