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Hundreds discuss race and diversity at BLM teach-in

Jenice Tupolo // October 11, 2016

A mix of presenters and open discussion from students, faculty and community members filled the Arts and Humanities building during a two-day teach-in about black lives matter. Hundreds gathered...

Timeline highlighting key moments in black history

Timeline highlighting key moments in black history

Jason Spies // February 28, 2015

As February comes to an end, it reminds people of what has happened in the past and how it has shaped our present. Black History Month is a time of reflection and recognition of those who fought for freedom...

Natalie Windt earns a loud applause for her costume and character Mysterious during the costume contest at the annual Rent Party, Feb. 12. Photo credit: Trevor Ryan

Chico State throws 10th annual party for Black History Month

Amanda Rhine // February 15, 2015

Jazz music filled the air while people donning costumes of dapper gentlemen and fringed flappers entered the Performing Arts Center.The set designs elevated the room’s golden age feel, students,...

Professors read Rate My Professors reviews

Professors read Rate My Professors reviews

Stephanie Schmieding // September 24, 2014

Rate My Professors is a resource students have used to rant, commend and vindicate grudges for years. The website allows students to administer ratings and comments, both positive and negative,...

The recording room for the music and theater department will be connected to a recital hall with controllable acoustics. Photo credit: Nnamdi Johnson-Kanu

Workers put up walls for ‘Taylor Hall II’

Daisy Dardon // August 24, 2014

[metaslider id=34015] Under the blistering sun, construction workers in white hard hats and bright yellow vests yelled out directions to each other as students and visitors pass by on their way to campus. The...

Julie Atlas shows off her 1920s fashion at the Rent Party costume contest Thursday night.Photo credit: Shannon Miller

Harlem Renaissance revived by rent party

Ashiah Scharaga // February 28, 2014

The door reads "New York Times: Editor-In-Chief." When you cross the threshold, a luscious jazz melody that sounds both familiar and foreign fills your ears and the New York skyline catches your eye.Welcome...

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