News

Parking at BC

Victoria Miller, Opinions Editor

During the first week of this year’s fall semester a large pile of mulch was found taking up multiple parking spaces in the southeast lot by the football stadium, making it harder for students to find parking. Amber...  Read More »

August 31, 2015

Students address goals and dreams beyond BC

May 13, 2015

As graduation approaches this year at Bakersfield College, students plan for their future. A big question for students who are planning on graduating is what is next for them. Alondra Lule, an 18-year-old...  Read More »

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Career Day held on campus

May 13, 2015

Over 100 employers showed up on April 29 for Bakersfield College’s Career Day, offering jobs and information about their companies to an estimated 2,000 job seekers. The event, which was held in the...  Read More »

WESTEC: the new fast track to a career in law enforcement

May 13, 2015

Bakersfield College students can now obtain a career in law enforcement in less than five months through WESTEC; an administration of justice training program that’s collaborating with BC. Chris Resendes,...  Read More »

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Features

TWLOHA week discusses depression in some youth groups

Elka Wyatt, Reporter

The Beale Memorial Library on Truxtun Avenue will be hosting a special presentation of the film “To Write Love on Her Arms” on May 15 at 5 p.m. which is free to the public. The...  Read More »

May 13, 2015

Many more fun $5 dates

May 13, 2015

All semester long The Rip has suggested many ideas for going on inexpensive dates and this last edition of the semester is no different, but...  Read More »

Damsel in Defense helping women’s safty

May 13, 2015

  As safe as we feel most of the time, sometimes we find ourselves in situations where we may need to be just a little bit more aware...  Read More »

The new age of media and self worth

May 13, 2015

In this relatively new age of Internet and social media, we tend to value ourselves by what persona we show online. Our self-worth is measured...  Read More »

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Reviews

“Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief” sheds new light on the religion

Tyler Goucher, Reporter

In the HBO documentary “Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief”, Director Alex Gibney manages to give us an inside look at the controversial religion, which...  Read More »

April 22, 2015

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Sports

Zimmerman sees success at state swim meet

Zimmerman sees success at state swim meet

Mohamed Bafakih, Sports Editor

The 2015 Bakersfield College swim season capped off at East L.A. as head coach Matt Moon managed to qualify 10 swimmers to the state championships. The women’s team finished...  Read More »

May 7, 2015

Choi doesn’t qualify for state

May 7, 2015

Bakersfield College men’s golfer Jeremy Choi was expected to go to state but did not qualify in the Southern California...  Read More »

Big things coming

May 7, 2015

As golf and track and field wrap up their respective seasons, it leaves me to recap this calendar year of Renegade Athletics...  Read More »

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Records broken by track and field

May 7, 2015

Another Bakersfield College track and field record has been broken. This time it was broken by the women’s 4x100-meter...  Read More »

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