The Orion

Volunteers seek to reunify Camp Fire animals with owners

Jan Reale, NVADG volunteer since 2008, with Pericles, one of the sheltered dogs being cared for at the shelter by the Chico Airport. Photo credit: Olyvia Simpson

Olyvia Simpson

November 27, 2018

Thousands of people have been displaced by the Camp Fire, and so have their pets. Hundreds of animals have been rescued from evacuation sites but many are still waiting to be reunited with their owners. “We are currently in the reunification phase where animals are being picked up by their owners,”...

College of Agriculture hosts first university farm open house

Flyer showcasing the 'Wildcat Day on the Farm' event. Photo credit: Alejandra Fraga

Alejandra Fraga

April 13, 2018

Chico State's College of Agriculture organized its first ever "Wildcat Day on the Farm" event this Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., consisting of 75 to 100 volunteers. The open house featured guided tractor tours, food trucks, plant sales, games and prizes. "We're hoping to make it an annual tradition, ...

Chapmantown cleanup collects residents’ garbage, brings together community

Volunteers from different organizations, including students, participated in cleaning up residents' garbage at Chapman Elementary. Photo credit: Natalie Hanson

Natalie Hanson

March 10, 2018

The sixth annual Chapmantown cleanup had volunteer help from many community members, including students, Saturday. The cleanup took place at Chapman Elementary and began at 7 a.m. According to Love Chapmantown's website, the event always goes until noon or until dumpsters become full. The event is limited ...

Sustainability event becomes an opportunity to volunteer and collaborate on projects

Associated Students accepts volunteers for their sustainability event. Photo credit: Sean Martens

Natalie Hanson

November 26, 2017

The Associated Students' Sustainability program will offer a chance for students to volunteer.The AS Compost and Garden Team will host a volunteer day on Dec. 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to help with their fall semester projects, according to a press release.The event will take place in the compost disp...

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