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This year's Book in Common, "In Search of the Canary Tree," rests against a tree outside Kendall Hall on a sunny spring day.

CSU, Chico and Butte College Announce Book in Common for 2019-20 Academic Year

Chico State and Butte College have jointly chosen the Book in Common for the 2019-20 academic year.

Students gather around a display at a Chico Great Debate.

‘Engaging Our Democracy’ is Theme for Chico Great Debate

Next week, thousands of Chico State and Butte College students will take part in the Chico Great Debate, an opportunity for civic engagement, civil conversation and friendly, spirited discussion.

Molly Jaggard discusses her presentation of "Rape Prevention Education" to Calvin Geraci and Malik Duffy during the Chico Great Debate in April 2017.

CSU, Chico and Butte College Students “Engaging in Our Democracy” During Chico Great Debate on Friday

Thousands of University students will participate in civic engagement, civil conversation, and friendly and spirited debate as part of the Chico Great Debate on Friday, October 26.

California State University, Chico President Gayle Hutchinson and Butte College President Samia Yaqub have jointly announced the two institutions’ upcoming Book in Common will be “All They Will Call You” by Tim Z. Hernandez

CSU, Chico and Butte College Announce Book in Common for 2018-19 Academic Year

A deadly plane crash, a social injustice and the backlash that followed are all part of the Book in Common selected for academic year 2018-19.

President Hutchinson looks at a book with a kindergarten student

Better Together: Butte County Educators Unite for Common Cause

The Butte County Promise ensures that all students meeting enrollment criteria for Butte College and Chico State will be provided the opportunity to earn certification or a degree. In addition to affording them an exceptional education, the hope is to better develop a well-educated workforce to sustain the economy of the county and the North State.