11 Things Alums Want New Grads to Know

Graduation is hard. What do you do once you step out into the world? What are the things you need to know? We contacted Chico State Alums from all walks of life, and here's what they want new grads to know...
ICS May 15 2017 - Voice of a Graduate

Voice of a Graduate

By Kyleen Bromley, master's degree candidate, English To be honest, I was pretty lost before attending Chico State. And by lost I mean I literally didn’t ...

Putting the Fun in Fungi

A visit to the Big Chico Creek Ecological Reserve, which is owned by the CSU, Chico Research Foundation, opens a wide window into the world of mushroom hunting and outdoor exploration.

Five Tips for Mastering A Midterm

College exams never fail to intimidate. Come October or mid-September, you are bound to encounter one of these daunting obstacles. In light of these scary endeavors, here are five tips to help successfully take on exams.

Wildcat Welcome 2015

This year's Wildcat Welcome (#ChicoWW) events included three weeks of fun, games, community involvement, and tons of free food. New and returning students enjoyed Chico State's facilities and resources, kicking the year off to a great start!
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Quinn Western, a senior journalism major, tells about her summer internship at The Sacramento Bee.
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Facing Fears at the WREC Climbing Gym

In the pictures of Wildcat Recreation Center staff member Salam Ali fixing the rope to my harness for the first time, you’ll see me beaming with eyes cast down, watching her hands as she explains the reliability of the Figure-Eight Knot she’s tying. What you don’t see are the frantic thoughts racing through my mind.