May 2, 2014

Suiting Up for Summer

June 21, 2014 marks the first official day of summer. However, with temperatures already hitting highs ranging from the mid-80s to low 90s, Bikini Season seems to have already begun in Chico. And while many welcome the early opportunity to float the Sacramento River in summer’s hottest swimwear fashions, there […]
April 30, 2014

Why Everyone Should Experience a Music Festival

The sun is out and ’tis the season for music festivals. Lately, festivals like Coachella and Stagecoach have been all the rave and there is good reason for this buzz. From the atmosphere to the line-up and new friendships, summer festivals are an experience not to be missed. For a […]
April 28, 2014

Coffee, Tea, Coca-Cola or Red Bull? Go on, pick your poison!

  To me, coffee has always been the number one go-to for early morning and mid-day pick-me-ups. It’s clear to see, especially as a student on a college campus, how many people are about to fall asleep at any given moment without that little burst of caffeine in their day. […]
April 25, 2014

Like This and Like That: The Difference between Hip Hop & Rap

Thanks to the cleaver video editors of The Tonight Show, the freshly posted YouTube sensation of Brian Williams “rapping” Snoop Dogg’s timeless classic “Gin and Juice” has got me asking myself the question is this Hip Hop? In a sense this video is an extension of Snoop Dogg, who is […]
April 23, 2014

What’s in Your Emergency Go Bag?

Suffice to say that spring has come and gone and summer is officially upon us. With summer comes a very harsh reality to most of us: fire due to drought. California has seen intense drought this semester despite the rainfall we’ve experienced in this last month. The closest reservoir to […]
April 21, 2014

How to Transition to a New City After College

  Life is made up of many different stages and I’m sure I’m not the only one who feels that the college stage has gone by extremely quickly. It doesn’t feel like too long ago that I was starting my first semester and now I’m frantically seeking advice on how […]