The Orion

Data Fest gives Chico State students real-world practice in statistics

Chico State Students Eduardo Gomez (left) and Eisley Adoremos (right) showing their Judge's Choice award Sunday afternoon at the Data Fest competition at Sylvester's Cafe. Photo credit: Nate Rettinger

Nate Rettinger and Gordy Papalias

April 12, 2019

Chico State students spent three days analyzing data sets as part of the national Data Fest competition put on by the American Statistical Association.Data Fest is a national competition that allows students of all majors to compete with and against other teams on their campus to analyze a set of dat...

Students participate in nationwide 48-hour Datafest competition

Students participate in nationwide 48-hour Datafest competition

Alejandra Fraga

April 30, 2018

Chico State hosted its first ever Datafest Friday until Sunday.Datafest is a nationwide competition held for undergraduate students, "The mission of DataFest is to expose undergraduate students to challenging questions with immediate real-world significance that can be addressed through data analysis"...

HIV/AIDS: The next generation

Illustration by Trevor Moore

Joseph Rogers

May 2, 2015

I was born at the dawning of a plague. HIV/AIDS was always in the news growing up. I’d have figured things would get better and they do — sort of. Medical I’m not going to go into much detail on how HIV works in the body. You can click here to learn more from Medications have c...

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