The Orion

Honoring the legacy of Cesar Chavez

Cesar Chavez bettered the lives of many farm workers in California by leading peaceful protests and boycotts for equal rights. Photo courtesy of Getty Images.
March 31, 2015

As they picked grapes underneath the scorching California sun, the migrant farm workers of 50 years ago were only given one cup of water to last the whole day. They shared this cup with the other workers...

Chico State professor receives human rights award

Chico State professor receives human rights award
February 27, 2015

Promoting equal opportunity, reducing violence and being an advocate for peace are just a few things that made Chico State professor Susan Green an ideal candidate to win the California Teachers Association's...

Hispanic Heritage Month embraces culture

Percentage of Chico State's Hispanic population. Photo credit: Michaela Sundholm
September 30, 2014

Aug. 23 to Oct. 15 marks Chico State's celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, giving a fast-growing demographic at Chico State a chance to honor their culture. Sarahy Barcenas, a freshman biochemistry...

Load more stories
Chico State's independent student newspaper
susan green