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The Renegade Rip Podcast 2-29-12

February 29, 2012

Filed under Audio

This is your Renegade Rip Podcast for February 29 2012. After the news brief, There is a discussion of sports which includes a discussion of Bakersfield College women's basketball, softball and baseball. We also discuss Mixed... Read more »

STAFF ED:The Renegades rip you a new president

February 29, 2012

Filed under Opinion

Bakersfield College will have a new president in the near future, and the Rip has decided to give the suits at the top our opinion on who should be selected for the much-esteemed position. There is obviously an assortment of... Read more »

SGA seeks more turnouts for elections

Gregory D. Cook, Photographer

February 29, 2012

Filed under News

On March 20-21, the students of Bakersfield College will once again have the opportunity to decide who will be the new officers of their Student Government Association by casting their votes in BC’s spring elections. But this... Read more »

Levan Institute brings art of Tai Chi to Bakersfield College

Nicholas Sparling, Reporter

February 29, 2012

Filed under Campus

Bakersfield College is bringing the ancient art of Tai Chi to its halls through the Levan Institute for Lifelong Learning. The class is taught by local martial arts instructor David Woods and teaches students martial arts through... Read more »

Women’s hoops falls short of playoff berth

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

February 29, 2012

Filed under Sports

Bakersfield College women’s basketball team beat West Los Angeles on Feb. 18 to get its first Western State Conference title, but fell short of a playoff berth. BC coach Paula Dahl commented that the reason why they missed... Read more »

BC recipient of major Chevron donation

Angie DelGado, Reporter

February 29, 2012

Filed under News

Chevron announced a donation of $1.5 million to schools in Kern County at the Bakersfield College Science and Engineering quad during Engineer’s Week on Feb. 21. “Chevron’s goal is to engage students, and have them understand... Read more »

Social networks become an addiction

Crystal Sanchez, Reporter

February 29, 2012

Filed under Features

Social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are becoming prevalent in the lives of many Bakersfield College students. BC students spoke about how social media sites affect their lives and how addiction may soon become a problem.... Read more »

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‘Arrietty’ impresses

February 29, 2012