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Students share studying methods

Students share studying methods

December 2, 2016

This semester is coming to a close, which means that project deadlines, last chance extra credit opportunities, and finals are right around the corner... Read more »

DA reps speak to BC class about law

DA reps speak to BC class about law

December 2, 2016

Deputy district attorney David Wolff came and spoke to Patricia Smith’s Introduction to Criminal Justice class, along with Angela Henderson, a paralegal... Read more »

BC students take third at Hackathon

Morgan Park, Reporter

December 2, 2016

Filed under Campus

Three Bakersfield College students competed on one of the winning teams of the Electric Bookworm Hackathon hosted by CSUB and the Kern Innovation & Technology Community over the weekend of Nov. 18. The hackathon’s theme, library management, fueled the team’s project built from the ground up over only two days: a library chat bot. Having the name of “hackathon”... Read more »

BC club ushers in the ski season

J.R. Hensley, Reporter

December 2, 2016

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The Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society partnered with the Central Council of California Ski Clubs to show the 65th Annual Warren Miller film, “Here, There & Everywhere.” “Warren Miller is the one that ushers in winter ski season,” said Fran Long, Avalanche Ski & Sports Club member. The film was a series of clips showing skiing and snowboarding in the vein of... Read more »

BC fall play cast reacts to the show

BC fall play cast reacts to the show

December 2, 2016

Bakersfield College performing arts director Bob Kempf directed Lillian Helman’s 1934 Play “The Children’s Hour,” which ran through Nov. 16-19.... Read more »

BC Jazz Ensemble treats the crowd to ‘Soul Jazz’

BC Jazz Ensemble treats the crowd to ‘Soul Jazz’

December 2, 2016

The BC Jazz Ensemble, directed by Kris Tiner, got a well-deserved ovation during their soul jazz performance that covered a variety of legendary jazz music... Read more »

Minorities uncertain of their future with Trump

Daulton James Jones, Reporter

December 2, 2016

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On Nov. 8, the United States chose Donald J. Trump to be our president. This decision did not come without anger and protest from one side and rejoice from the other. On Nov. 9, the protests against Trump were well underway in cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Miami, San Francisco, Chicago and numerous other cities around the nation. Social media was buzzing left and right... Read more »

Random Renegade: Professor Scott Peat

Random Renegade: Professor Scott Peat

November 16, 2016

Scott Peat, a Bakersfield College professor of biological sciences, has an adventurous spirit and also participates in triathlons. But when Peat was an... Read more »

Theatre club plans for holiday show

Joshua Fisher

November 16, 2016

Filed under Campus

The Theatre Club has been through a rough patch the past few semesters. Its meetings stopped during the last play in order to work on the previous show that was performed during the Bakersfield College Shakespeare Festival. The club is back in action, though, and has re-opened for meetings, which fall on Tuesdays at 4:30 p.m. and has since then been involved with student... Read more »

Secret Service agent tells his story

Secret Service agent tells his story

Kyle Cortez, Managing Editor

November 6, 2016

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John Roberts, a Secret Service agent, spoke to Patricia Smith’s Introduction to Criminal Justice class about his experiences as a Secret Service agent... Read more »

BC invites food trucks

BC invites food trucks

November 6, 2016

Bakersfield College’s decision to bring outside food vendors, such as Pita Paradise and California Hot Dog, on campus has become a welcomed alternative... Read more »

Student club seeks to improve both mental and physical health

Student club seeks to improve both mental and physical health

November 6, 2016

This semester Bakersfield College added a new club, Fit Mind Body, to its growing list of student organizations. Fit Mind Body desires to inspire people... Read more »

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