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Shafter, Arvin satellite campuses included in Measure J provisions

Shafter, Arvin satellite campuses included in Measure J provisions

October 18

Measure J, the $503 million bond measure that would enable new construction and renovation across the schools of the Kern Community College District, ...

BPD seeking applicants

BPD seeking applicants

October 18

Retired Bakersfield police officer Joe Grubbs recently came and spoke to Professor Pat Smith’s Introduction to Criminal Justice (CRIM B1) class about...

Conference attendees include BC presence

Conference attendees include BC presence

October 18

Last Saturday saw the return of the Bakersfield Business Conference, a gathering of notable speakers from all over the country as well as businesses...

Annual Shakespeare festival puts a new twist on old comedy

Annual Shakespeare festival puts a new twist on old comedy

October 18

Theater buffs and fans gathered over the weekend for the 33rd annual Kern Shakespeare Festival. “Shakespeare has done more than any playwright ever in...

BC student reflects on boating accident

Zach Sullivan, Reporter

October 18

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Following the tragic death of Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández, few can relate to how those impacted feel better than Bakersfield College student Odalys Camacho. Camacho, 19, was involved in a boating accident on August 28, 2010, at Lake Buena Vista that left Sal Rodriguez, Camacho’s uncle, dead. Looking back, Camacho described the experience as something she’d...

Bakersfield Business Conference makes its triumphant return

Bakersfield Business Conference makes its triumphant return

October 18

The Bakersfield Business Conference was hosted on Oct. 8 at CSUB, bringing a slew of Olympians, heroes, politicians, celebrities and others to the c...

‘America’s Toughest Sheriff’ pulls no punches in his speech

‘America’s Toughest Sheriff’ pulls no punches in his speech

October 18

The Bakersfield Business conference has come and gone with a host of highly anticipated speakers taking the stage to share their view on the current...

Measure J open house

Measure J open house

Sam L. Jaime, Reporter

October 7

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The energy among the community members gathered on the second floor of the Chase building at 1675 Chester Avenue was palpable. Many among them discussed...

Valley air quality leads to red-flag warnings

Valley air quality leads to red-flag warnings

October 5

Bakersfield received a red flag due to the bad air quality on Sept. 20 that had residents of Kern County on high alert. What does a red flag actually...

Prop 55 attempts to extend taxes

Prop 55 attempts to extend taxes

October 5

In 2012, Californians were in rough times. The state was facing a budget that proposed $5.5 billion in education cuts as a result of the recession, and...

$503 million bond measure to shape the future of the KCCD

$503 million bond measure to shape the future of the KCCD

Morgan Park, Reporter

October 5

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Kern County citizens are set to vote on a new bond measure this coming November that could drastically change the face of Bakersfield College, as well...

Use of service dogs at BC on the rise

Use of service dogs at BC on the rise

September 20

As the number of service animals on Bakersfield College’s campus increases, so does awareness about what these animals can do for disabled students and...

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