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Connected is the monthly e-newsletter for Chico State alumni. Browse the topics from recent issues below. 

Issue Archives

Connected February 2018

In this issue:

CSU, Chico Schedules to Open State-of-the-Art Building in 2020
Alumni Fight Food Insecurity in the Bay Area
Climate Activist to Come to Campus
Alumni Spotlight: Milton Lang

Connected January 2018

In this issue:

Chico State Welcomes Students Back to Campus
Chico State Named Top 10 Schools for Agriculture
Student Spotlight: Jessica Gonzales
Way to Go, Wildcat: Chris Friedland

Connected November 2017

In this issue:

Giving Day is Here
Chico State Honors Veterans on November 9
Alumna Joins the 7 Continents Club
Student Spotlight: Breanna Holbart

Connected October 2017

In this issue:

Chico State's Campus and Community Conclude Eighth Annual The Chico Experience Week
October is Campus Sustainability Month
CSU, Chico Alumni Connect in Tokyo, Japan
Chico Chapter Hosts Annual Fall Mixer at Almendra Winery
Alumni Celebrate 50-year Reunion

Connected September 2017

In this issue:

Chico State Ranks in Top Ten Again in U.S. News & Report Best College Rankings
Bay Area Chapter Alumni Clean Up the Oakland Zoo
Chico State Takes on Student Food and Housing Insecurity
Chico State History Professor Fights to Save Downtown Water Towers
Alumni Spotlight: Megan Meloy ('09) and Jessica Candela ('17)

Connected August 2017

In this issue:

Alumni, Faculty, and Staff Welcome New Wildcats at the Big "C" Photo
Young Alumni Volunteer to Inspire Future Wildcats
Chico State Once Again is Named One of Nation's Best Value
Submit Alumni Updates for wildcats on the Move
Way to Go, Wildcat: Amy Louis ('86)

Connected June 2017

In this issue:

Alumni Celebrate the Groundbreaking of the Wildcat Statue
Young Alumni Kickoff Summer at Nettleton Stadium
Shape the Future of Your Alumni Magazine
Alumni Spotlight: Brayden Young ('06) and Kris Rudeegraap ('08)

Connected April 2017

In this issue:

Study Abroad Alums Stay Connected After 58 Years
Alumni Win Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Coverage
Doug Guerrero to be Awarded Honorary Degree
Alumni Spotlight: Sean Woulfe ('16)

Connected March 2017

In this issue:

Chico State Celebrates President Gayle E. Hutchinson's Inauguration 
Root on the Wildcats in Sioux Falls, South Dakota 
Alumni Board President Takes Part in Caffeinated Cats Podcast 
San Diego Network To Host Launch Event on April 1 
Alumni Spotlight: Gregory Gangnuss

Connected February 2017

In this issue:

Chico State Student Volunteers Step Up in Time of Need 
President Gayle E. Hutchinson Shares Results of 100 Day Listening Tour 
CSU Alumni Receptions in Washington DC and New York City 
Update Your Classmates Today
Alumni Spotlight: Brantley Payne

Connected January 2017

In this issue:

A Message from the Chico State Alumni Association Board President 
Sacramento Alumni Network Celebrates the Holidays by Giving Back 
Industry Benefactor Established Faculty Endowment 
Alumni Directory to Be Published in 2017 
Way to Go, Wildcat: LaWanda Wesley, EdD 

Connected November 2016

In this issue:

Chico State Honors Veterans (read more)
Bay Area Alumni Chapter Volunteers to Fight Hunger (read more)
Students Honored with Prestigious Rawlins Merit Awards (read more)
Alumni Owned Business Supports the Hungry Wildcat Food Pantry (read more)
Student Spotlight: Joe Dell'Osso and Blake Bergh (read more)

Connected October 2016

In this issue:

The Chico Experience Week Concludes with 90+ Events (read more)
Chico Alumni Chapter Welcomes Fall at TJ Farms Estates (read more)
Wildcats Help the Oakland Zoo (read more)
Alumni Spotlight: Gwen Curatilo (read more)
Chico State Named Fifth Most Outdoorsy School in the Nation (read more)