The Orion

Illustration by Rachel Dugo

Anonymous app humors, harms students

Veronica De La Cruz // November 16, 2014

As if Chico State didn’t get enough negative attention from apps like Fade, now Yik Yak wants to join the fun. Similar to Fade, Yik Yak draws in eager young adults with its anonymity. The app...

Cameron Mullen, lead community developer at Yik Yak, said his job is to plant the seed of Yik Yak into communities to let it grow. Photo courtesy Cameron Mullen

Yik Yak hits Chico State

Lauren Steele // November 1, 2014

All around a classroom, students sneakily scan their phones to stay entertained during a boring lecture. Their screens light up with a bright teal background and a feed of Chico State students conversing...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
Chico State's independent student newspaper
yik yak