Cinco de Mayo

May 10, 2002

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M.E.Ch.A. kicked off May by celebrating Cinco de Mayo at Bakersfield College May 1 and 2. Festivities at the two-day event included the band Mariachi San Marcos performing on campus for students. Horses pranced in the free speech... Read more »

TOP STORY’Guilt by association’

Rachel Cribbs

May 10, 2002

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A Bakersfield College Foundation grant writer once was investigated by the FBI for fraud, embezzlement and extortion. But Michele Bresso, director of marketing and public relations, maintains that all potential employees undergo... Read more »

Crime Beat / May 10, 2002

May 10, 2002

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Parents have fight at music competition Bakersfield police were called when one parent assaulted another parent while they were attending a music competition on campus April... Read more »

Spiff it Up!

fwhitney@bc.cc.ca.us

May 10, 2002

Filed under Unapproved Reader Submissions

If our administration were really worried about the image BC presents to the public, I would think they would somewhere, somehow come up with $2.98 for a can of silver spray paint for the chain link fence around the baseball diamond.... Read more »

‘Blitz’-krieg Bop

Demethrasis Blackmon

May 10, 2002

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For all of the Bakersfield College sports fans who love Renegade football, but cringe at the notion of no gridiron for eight months, there is an oasis on the horizon. The Bakersfield Blitz has begun its inaugural season at the... Read more »

FIRST PERSONConfessions of a webhead or why Spidey is the greatest superhero

Lorenzo Miranda

May 10, 2002

Filed under Features

It's Friday, May 3, at 6:45 p.m., and rotating in my hot little hand is my general admission ticket for the motion picture "Spider-Man" for 8 p.m. that night. At about 7, I will head from my friend's house by way of their van... Read more »

MOVIE REVIEWYour friendly neighborhood Spider-Man

Lorenzo Miranda

May 10, 2002

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In a downpour, a group of muggers approach their potential victim as a shadowy figure lingers from a building above. This silent observer then chooses to strike, shooting a weblike substance upon the assailants to whisk them away... Read more »

CLUB CORNERAssociation gives opportunity to learn about new cultures

Amber Garcia

May 10, 2002

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The International Students Association is trying to stick to its motto, "Promoting Diversity." The 10-year-old club is advised by Bakersfield College counselor Shohreh Rahman and has 94 members from 27 different countries, intended... Read more »

TV REVIEWGlimpse into rocker’s life offers ‘bloody hell of a good time’

Amber Garcia

May 10, 2002

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Most of us remember the good old days when Ozzy Osbourne was rock 'n' roll's Prince of Darkness, biting the heads off of bats and doves, and inspiring hordes of young children everywhere to worship Satan. Now, he can't even work... Read more »

High school students win awards at J-Day

May 10, 2002

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Editor's note: High School Journalism Day, or J-Day, is an annual event co-sponsored by the Bakersfield College Journalism Program, The Bakersfield Californian and The Renegade Rip that tests the deadline writing and photography... Read more »

FROM THE EDITORRip editor signs off as tour of duty nears end

Rachel Cribbs

May 10, 2002

Filed under Opinion

I am so thankful that I joined The Renegade Rip staff. These last two years have been some of the most rewarding and fulfilling of my life. I joined the staff as opinion editor and immediately discovered the strong friendships... Read more »