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Joggers unaware of threat near campus

Veronica Morley, Reporter

Recently, multiple security alerts have been sent out through text messages, voicemails and emails to Bakersfield College students. The alerts have been regarding a male driver harassing female joggers along Panorama Drive....  Read More »

September 20, 2016 • 0 comments

CA death penalty to see a big change

September 20, 2016

Californians have had what some might call a “love-hate relationship” with the death penalty. From 1778 to 1972, the state carried out 708 executions. Then, in 1972, the State Supreme Court found capital...  Read More »

Judging the presidential debates your own way

September 20, 2016

In 1960, 70 million Americans turned on their black-and-white television sets to watch Vice President Richard Nixon debate Senator John F. Kennedy in what was the first televised presidential debate. While...  Read More »

High rates of Kern County infection should spur students to get tested

September 20, 2016

Sexually Transmitted Diseases are the single biggest threat to a young person here in Kern County today. That might seem like an exaggeration but it’s a direct paraphrase of something said by Ray Purcell,...  Read More »

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Features

Singer/ Songwriter Showcase was fun for both amateurs and experienced performers

Stephen Underwood, Reporter

A responsive crowd gathered at the Deedra Patrick Singer/Songwriter Showcase for a night of fun at Open Door Church on Sept. 16. Patrick’s show had more than 20 confirmed...  Read More »

September 20, 2016 • 0 comments

The Kern County Fair opens todayband

September 20, 2016

Bakersfield will host the 100th Kern County Fair on September 21. “This year is different from previous years because of...  Read More »

iPhone 7 doesn’t excite as much as past models

September 20, 2016

Walking around campus you will find many students at Bakersfield College using an iPhone and it seems that when Apple releases...  Read More »

Learning to fly without leaving town

September 20, 2016

Back in January, Bakersfield opened its doors to the California Aeronautical University – a brand new flight school that trains...  Read More »

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Campus

Health and Wellness pamphlet to inform BC

Zach Sullivan, Reporter

Bakersfield College recently revamped their Student Health and Wellness packet in an effort to better inform students of services they are entitled to receive. The pamphlet...  Read More »

September 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Music program adds marching

September 20, 2016

The band program at Bakersfield College has been expanding over the years, and...  Read More »

New SGA president wants students active

September 20, 2016

Last semester, Bakersfield College elected its new Student Government Association...  Read More »

BC hosts 30 schools on University Transfer Day

September 20, 2016

On Monday, Sept.12, Bakersfield College held their annual University Transfer...  Read More »

New students share first impressions

September 7, 2016

It’s the time of year again where Bakersfield College becomes flooded with...  Read More »

BC parking flows to streets

September 7, 2016

With two sides of Bakersfield College bordered by residential areas, one thing...  Read More »

Pokemon Go invades Bakersfield College

September 7, 2016

On July 16, 2016, mobile game developer Niantic released a free-to-play game...  Read More »

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Sports

Losing streak for Renegades is over

Mario Saldana, Reporter

The BC men’s soccer team broke a three-game losing streak on Sept. 16 with a 4-1 home victory over Allan Hancock. The Renegades allowed 11 goals during the losing streak;...  Read More »

September 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Memorial Stadium to host pro soccer game

September 20, 2016

The International Soccer Challenge returns to Bakersfield College to bring a professional game in Memorial Stadium. The game...  Read More »

Volleyball hopes to remain on their hot streak

September 20, 2016

After starting the season with a record of 2-5, the women’s volleyball team has seemingly turned a corner, winning two...  Read More »

BC wrestling gaining early experience

September 20, 2016

Bakersfield College’s wrestling team has gotten off to a strong start, opening the 2016 season with five impressive dual...  Read More »

Women’s soccer sees mixed results against tough teams

September 20, 2016

The BC women’s soccer team (3-2-2) has gone 1-2-1 in their last four games after starting the season 2-0-1. The Renegades...  Read More »

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Reviews

Television Review: Alanta

Mario Saldana, Reporter

Donald Glover, also known as rapper Childish Gambino, premiered his new television series “Atlanta” after being on hiatus for a while and delivers a series premiere that...  Read More »

September 20, 2016 • 0 comments

Product Review: DC Evan Smith S Low-Top Pro Model

September 20, 2016

For someone that had never worn a pair of DC shoes in his life, I was extremely impressed with the DC...  Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Sully’ biopic avoids making a crash landing

September 20, 2016

Clint Eastwood’s latest film “Sully” is a biographical and artistic depiction of Capt. Chesley...  Read More »

Television Review: American Horror Story: Roanoke

September 20, 2016

This past Wednesday night Ryan Murphy blessed the television screens of many. The sixth season of American...  Read More »

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