The Orion

Graffiti at Meriam Library determined a ‘non-threat’

Student pass in front of Meriam Library. Photo credit: Julian Mendoza

Ricardo Tovar

November 7, 2019

University Police responded to student's concerns over threatening graffiti that was written on the third floor of the men's restroom at Meriam Library Wednesday. Around 7:30 p.m. a student reported to the circulation desk at the library of a threat that allegedly had been written in chalk on the...

Life in ‘the aves’

Trash and junk dumped in front of an apartment complex in the aves. Photo credit: Carson Predovich

Carson Predovich

September 12, 2016

Commonly known as “the aves,” the north campus neighborhood is primarily populated by students, but it is unique from other student communities. At first glance, the aves don't look very different from the south campus neighborhood. There are old Victorian and craftsman houses, apartment complexes...

Safe ride service seeks expansion

Matthew Riebe answers a request for a ride from a student at about 12:40 a.m. Saturday. Photo credit: Shayla Ramos

Prin Mayowa

April 14, 2014

It is past 4 a.m. and time to close up for the night. Matthew Riebe, a junior public administration major, and his staff are packed up early on Saturday morning and ready to leave. But on the drive home, the group notices a man walking with a black eye. They stop the car. The man says he got into a figh...

The Orion Wants to Hear from You: Student Safety

February 10, 2014

Two sexually aggressive acts have taken place within the last two weeks. Student Escapes Attempted Kidnapping (2/7/2014): http://theorion.com/blog/2014/02/08/s... Student Attached outside of Holt Hall (1/31/2014) http://theorion.com/blog/2014/01/31/b... We want to hear from you: 1)How can...

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