Author explains Islam and cosmic war at CSUB

Maryann Kopp

October 22, 2008

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Cal State University, Bakersfield's Kegley Institute of Ethics held its fourth annual fall lecture on Oct. 15 at the Dore Theatre. Reza Aslan, noted as "one of the nation's most respected experts on Islam and the Middle East,"... Read more »

Women’s gold finish third in mini-tourney and James finishes fifth

Vincent Perez

October 22, 2008

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Bakersfield College golfer Katherine James tied for 13th place with a 165 at the 9th annual Lady Otter Invitational Oct. 6-7 in Monterey as the BC women's golf team competed against 21 other colleges and universities. At the Bayonet/Black... Read more »

BC falls to top team

Taylor M. Gombos

October 22, 2008

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The Bakersfield College volleyball team has been up and down its last two matches, which included a loss to the state's No. 1-ranked team LA Pierce. Pierce defeated the Renegades in three games 25-18, 25-18, 25-10 on Oct 14. During... Read more »

BC wrestler focused

Vincent Perez

October 22, 2008

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Freshman Addison Hay dedicates himself to the Bakersfield College wrestling team and does so by staying focused before and during a wrestling match. Hay does not need any pre-match rituals. As Hay said, "I just clear my head." Hay,... Read more »

Mireles’ second year going strong

Vincent Perez

October 22, 2008

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Cross-country athlete Cesar Mireles has finished first for Bakersfield College's men in the last four consecutive races the team has competed in. Sophomore Mireles, 18, has finished first for BC multiple times, yet he believes... Read more »

Renegades win two, turn season around

Taylor M. Gombos and Taylor M. Gombos

October 22, 2008

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The Bakersfield College football team has used a strong running attack and a quarterback change to win its last two games and improve to 3-4 overall and 2-1 in the Northern National Conference. "We've got some extremely large... Read more »

Art teacher’s work shown in BC library

Katherine J. White

October 22, 2008

Filed under Features

Everything about the Earth and its elements are good, said BC art professor Marlene Tatsuno. And she loves manipulating and shaping those elements: clay, glass, etc. Ever since high school, Tatsuno has enjoyed the sensations of... Read more »

Local Halloween events scare and care for fun

Elizabeth Meeks

October 22, 2008

Filed under Features

From creepy, gory, scary creatures to wholesome pumpkin picking and hay wagon rides, Bakersfield offers all to enjoy through the month of October in celebration of Halloween. Returning for its fifth year of "fear," The Chamber... Read more »

BIT to perform for Homecoming

Seggan Moore

October 22, 2008

Filed under Features

The Bakersfield Improvisational Team (BIT) has recently moved from The Spotlight Theatre to The Empty Space theater. Along with a location change came the addition of some new shows. Major League Improv, or MLI, are short skits... Read more »

Announcing the kings and queens

Elka Wyatt

October 22, 2008

Filed under Features

Homecoming week has arrived at Bakersfield College. There are several activities planned for students, administration and faculty alike, including three-legged races, ultimate Frisbee, and tug-o-war. Prizes include gift baskets... Read more »

Annual Bakersfield Gay Pride Festival stress day of ‘love, equality, pride’

Eli Calderon

October 22, 2008

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Bakersfield's LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Questioning), along with other organizations, have been preparing for 8 months for the fifth annual Bakersfield Gay Pride Festival. "Our theme today is love, equality,... Read more »

Star Trek club to benefit kids from the future

Amanda Spickenreuther

October 22, 2008

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Bakersfield's Star Trek club, Nemesis Station, hosted its 10th annual charity bowlathon for the Jamison Children's Center on Oct. 11 at AMF Southwest Lanes. The event started with a speech by club president Daryl Curtis, who thanked... Read more »