Smoking still caught up in flames

AK Pachla, Copy Editor

February 3, 2016

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The smoking policy on the Bakersfield College campus continues to be a matter of contention. Confusion and misinformation abound as to what, exactly, the hard and fast rules regarding what and where is acceptable for smokers on... Read more »

BC counseling reaches out

Freddie Ward, Reporter

February 3, 2016

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On Feb. 3, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Bakersfield College counseling department will resume its Counseling Outreach Tables, according to BC counselor Jonathan Schultz. Schultz said counselors will be available to answer general... Read more »

Construction still going

Marcus Castro, Contributing Editor

February 3, 2016

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Bakersfield College is currently undergoing construction and also has upcoming construction projects. Don Birdwell of Maintenance and Operations said that the construction project by the Agriculture Department is the new STEM... Read more »

New deans, one coming from LA

Sara Lievanos, Reporter

February 3, 2016

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In Fall of 2015, Bakersfield College began conducting a nationwide search to fill three open administration positions as deans, which as of early December, finally concluded. For two of these openings, BC didn’t have to look... Read more »

BC app intends to help students

Mason J. Rockfellow, Editor in Chief

February 3, 2016

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There’s a new way to keep up to date with Bakersfield College news, athletics, events, and more, right from the palm of your hand. With websites not always being the easiest to navigate, a lot of apps have been created for... Read more »

Mock trial will take place at BC for the first time

AK Pachla, Copy Editor

February 3, 2016

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The mock trial is a familiar law school tradition, and with Bakersfield College’s addition of a prelaw curriculum, it seems fair to hold one here. On Jan. 29, SGA Director of Student Organizations Chad Hidalgo opened the boardroom... Read more »

BC in need of scribes

MIsty Severi, Reporter

February 3, 2016

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Bakersfield College Scribe Coordinator Cynthia Garbett is still searching for more paid scribes this semester. “There are 11 scribe positions still available,” Garbett said. “Scribes are important because they take notes... Read more »

Speed bumps for safety

Speed bumps for safety

January 14, 2016

New series at BC hosts ‘Conversations’

Marcus Castro, Editor in Chief

December 2, 2015

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The Levan Center at Bakersfield College has started a series called Conversations, where relevant topics are discussed by faculty, students and people of the community. “In terms of my time on the campus, other than just i... Read more »

Muslim student finds most are not informed

Marcus Castro, Editor in Chief

December 2, 2015

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Due to the terrorism that ISIS has committed, some people are blaming Muslims as a whole for all the destruction and terror that ISIS has caused. For years, the Muslim community has been looked at by some people as a destructive... Read more »

Finals are around the corner

Rhiannon Stroberg, Features Editor

December 2, 2015

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  With finals approaching, Bakersfield College students are trying to get in every last available minute to cram in some studying time for their classes. The final, depending on the teacher, can make or break a students... Read more »

Applying for scholarships is now easier

AK Pachla, Reporter

December 2, 2015

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  Applying for scholarships at Bakersfield College may have never been easier.  Beginning last year, the BC Office of Financial Aid moved the scholarship application process out of the file cabinet and into the future... Read more »