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BPD arrest car thief suspect on campus

BPD arrest car thief suspect on campus

February 15, 2017

Vehicle theft in the Administration parking lot ended with an arrest on Feb. 10. At about 1:20 p.m., the Public Safety office received a call reporting... Read more »

KVS sticker reduces bus pass

KVS sticker reduces bus pass

February 15, 2017

Bakersfield College students who have purchased a Kern Value Card are now eligible to receive $5 off the purchase of their next monthly GET Bus Pass. GET... Read more »

Graffiti around the campus on political views

Brandon Cowan, Reporter

February 1, 2017

Filed under Campus

Graffiti was found in multiple restrooms across campus that had words encouraging and bashing President Donald Trump and part of his platform. The restrooms that had graffiti were at the men’s restroom in the library and the men’s and women’s restrooms at the BC Campus Center. The text “Fuck Donald Trump” was written and “Fuck” had been crossed out with a di... Read more »

Kern County looking to help the homeless with a census surve

Kern County looking to help the homeless with a census surve

February 1, 2017

On Jan. 26 the Kern County Homeless Collaborative held a census throughout the day in Bakersfield to survey people who are currently homeless, and a group... Read more »

Random Renegade: Colter Allison

Random Renegade: Colter Allison

February 1, 2017

Beginning his third semester as an adjunct professor at Bakersfield College, Colter Allison has big goals for the future of the theater department. Allison... Read more »

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

Filed under Campus

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

Filed under Campus

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 »

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