PHOTO ESSAYBoarding Life

Todd E. Swenson

February 22, 2002

Filed under Sports

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Crime Beat / Feb. 22, 2002

February 22, 2002

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Fumes lead to classroom evacuation An instructor called campus police on Feb. 12 around 8 p.m. to report students and instructors feeling lightheaded and sick to their stomachs, according to campus... Read more »

‘Gade Newsline / Feb. 22, 2002

February 22, 2002

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Guest actor joins cast of BC play Guest professional actor Robert Kempf will join a local cast for the upcoming play, "The Man Who Came to Dinner" on Saturday, March 9, at 8 p.m. in the Bakersfield... Read more »

Basketball winds up final games

Leanne Cave

February 22, 2002

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College men's basketball team was expected to wind up the regular season against conference foes Citrus Wednesday and Glendale on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Playoff chances? For the Renegades to have any chance at... Read more »

Track teams sweep meet

Demethrasis Blackmon

February 22, 2002

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The BC men and women's track and field teams took center stage at Memorial Stadium as both teams hosted their first Western State Conference mini-meet of the season. Women's head coach Pam Kelley and men's head coach Bob Covey... Read more »

Free tutoring helps students pass classes

Reagan Ives

February 22, 2002

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Most people don't realize how much tutoring benefits the students and instructors at Bakersfield College. Tutoring is a one-on-one connection and the environment is different from that of the classroom. "It's individuals working... Read more »

Higher unit courses require more work, hours for students in class

Tami Olivares

February 22, 2002

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It seems unfair to be enrolled in a two-unit class when students are spending an abundance of time outside of the class reading, studying and doing homework. But the higher the number of units, the more work students should expect. The... Read more »

Tribal Traditions

Rudy Llamas

February 22, 2002

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Evelyn Ornelas danced in a diamond dress. The diamonds on the bottom of her skirt glittered on the 70-year-old grandmother celebrated her Choctaw culture. Ornelas was one of several dancers who celebrated tribal traditions on... Read more »

BC hopes growth will pay off soon

Rachel Cribbs

February 22, 2002

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Bakersfield College enrollment increased 12 percent during the fall semester, according to Sue Vaughn, director of enrollment services. But the college will have to wait until next fall before finding out if it will be paid by... Read more »

MOVIE MINUTE’Birthday Girl’

Elizabeth Gregory

February 22, 2002

Filed under Campus

You may just want to take a couple of shots of Smirnoff before watching "Birthday Girl." This short British comedy is certainly a disappointment considering its cast: Nicole Kidman, Ben Chaplin, Vincent Cassel and Mathieu Kassovitz. Chaplin,... Read more »

CLUB CORNERLions Club

Amber Garcia

February 22, 2002

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For the first time, Bakersfield College has a campus Lions Club, one of the largest international organizations dedicated to community service. Club president Gerard Loaiza said he wants to see more students and faculty get involved. "Everyone... Read more »

Event provides a showcase for films

Lorenzo Miranda

February 22, 2002

Filed under Features

Hard work and anticipation turned into a learning experience for two aspiring filmmakers from Bakersfield College and their two-person crew at the second annual Kern Film Festival held at the Fox Theater. BC students William... Read more »