The Orion

Light at the end of the tunnel: Finals stress almost over

Photo credit: Helen Suh

Sean Daly

May 14, 2016

The last month of a semester is a time of potentially harmful stress on students who work through a month of semester-ending tests and projects, only to have to prepare for finals around the corner. Many students freak out when trying to make it through these times as even the most efficient and cool-headed st...

Sacramento State student-professor conflict questions education model

A Chico State professor incorporates an unconventional seating arrangement into his lesson plan on Monday. Photo credit: Alicia Brogden

Cheyanne Burens

October 10, 2015

Earlier in September, Chiitaanibah Johnson, a Native American student, claimed she was threatened to be expelled from a U.S. history course at Sacramento State for questioning her professor's refusal to consider the wipe out of Native Americans during European colonization as genocide. The idea ...

How to study

Illustration by Miles Huffman

Allison Galbreath

March 8, 2015

At a certain time during the semester, there comes the inevitable, soul-crushing exam. Since everyone must face this horrid beast, proper preparation is key. Here are some helpful tips to prepare anyone for any type of exam, from Physics to History. Don’t worry about all that nonsense of star...

How to survive finals week

A step by step guide on how to get through finals.

Michaela Sundholm

December 13, 2014

Finals week is arguably the most dreaded time of the semester. Use these tips to help ease some of that finals week frenzy. Michaela Sundholm can be reached at [email protected] or @Michaela_Sun on Twitter....

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