A Publication for the faculty, staff, administrators and friends of California State University, Chico
September 9, 2004 Volume 35/Number 1

The Other Iraq
Sam Edelman sees signs of reconstruction and friendship on trip to Northern Iraq
When I tell people that I went to Iraq for two weeks this summer, I get looks that say, "You have to be crazy."..

Alber Matches Passion with Programs
Bob Alber sees himself as a kind of matchmaker. As interim associate vice president of Advancement, Alber says his job is to put together relationships between people and the university and see what happens...

Professor Patton Graduates
After 35 years of teaching, College of Agriculture professor Westly "Doc" Patton feels he has earned enough units to graduate and has announced his retirement...

Tales from Africa
Change, Cultural Diversity, and Schools
Before leaving for South Africa, I feared that, in an attempt to create a unified nation, to forge a collective South African identity, the various ethnic and cultural groups would be forced to sacrifice their individual identities for....



A Slight Remodel
The bad news? Only four issues of Inside Chico State per semester, due to budget cuts. The good news? Having fewer issues provided the iimpetus to redesign ICS to use space more creatively...

The President's Reception

New Faculty

Work/Life Series

Retiring Faculty

Twenty Years of Poems


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