The Orion

Cat’s with tats

Cat’s with tats

Franky Renteria

September 14, 2016

      Cat’s with tats is a series sharing the stories of Wildcat’s tattoos and their significance. Featured in this project are seniors Danny Chaparro, Jordan Ramil and Travis Haverland. Frank Renteria can be reached at [email protected] or @theorion_arts on Twitter....

Basic tattoos take over the student body

Basic tattoos take over the student body

Mina Marjanovic and Briana Mcdaniel

September 2, 2016

Infinity signs, dream catchers, compasses and baby elephants are just some of the very basic tattoos that unfortunately have taken over the student body. Perhaps originality is no longer a valued quality when it comes to committing to tattoos. In fact, most people chose their tattoos based on pictur...

Think twice before getting a tattoo

Think twice before getting a tattoo

Daisy Dardon

February 12, 2015

Getting a tattoo could be one of the biggest decisions one ever makes. I know it certainly was for me. Especially since my parents were so dead against it. They think only people in gangs get tattoos. And because they’re religious, getting a tattoo is also tainting the temple of God. B...

Tattoos can wait

Julianna Eveland

October 10, 2014

There's something about college that makes it feel like the prime time to get a tattoo.When I first came to Chico all my friends had cool tattoos. I was jealous. I felt young without any ink on my body, like an amateur. The only problem for me though, was my parents were absolutely against the idea of me ...

Visible tattoos jeopardize jobs

Veronica De La Cruz

February 23, 2014

Anyone who's ever wanted a tattoo knows how exciting it is to finally turn 18 years old.I think a lot of it has to do with the fact that it's finally something we can do that many have been told not to for such a long time.The day I turned 18 years old, I couldn't wait to get my first tattoo. I made an...

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