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Public Safety pursues man who exposed himself to students

Public Safety pursues man who exposed himself to students

February 15, 2017

Two incidences of indecent exposure sprung campus security into action around 7:21 p.m. on Feb. 6. In an email to students sent at 9 p.m., Department...

BC professor spends vacation on Kilimanjaro

BC professor spends vacation on Kilimanjaro

February 15, 2017

Over the winter break, Bakersfield College professor Krista Moreland was climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. This massive mountain is in an eastern part of Africa...

Guided Pathways will provide assistance to lost students

Guided Pathways will provide assistance to lost students

February 15, 2017

Bakersfield College has joined the Guided Pathways project, which will navigate the average student to a faster graduation process by showing them what...

Measure J funds to come in April

Measure J funds to come in April

February 15, 2017

Around the time Measure J (the $503 million bond measure that will fund new constructions and renovations across the Kern Community College District) passed...

Incident on campus involved a male suspect exposing to students

Morgan Park, Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2017

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Two incidences of indecent exposure sprung campus security into action around 7:21 p.m. on Feb. 6. In an email to students sent at 9:00 p.m., Department of Public Safety director Christopher Counts described the incident, saying the Bakersfield Police Department notified them of the first incident that had happened around 4:50 p.m. The suspect was a white male in their 20’s...

BC students take action against BPD

BC students take action against BPD

February 1, 2017

Just as last semester was coming to a close, Bakersfield College students Xavier Hines and Timothy Grismore were arrested and taken into custody by police...

A healthy trip to Washington, D.C.

A healthy trip to Washington, D.C.

February 1, 2017

Over winter break, Bakersfield College’s Ray Purcell was invited to the White House for his contributions in the field of Health and Wellness. He was...

SGA president reviews his term

SGA president reviews his term

Lizette Chavez, Reporter

February 1, 2017

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As elections for a new Student Government Association near, Matt Frazer’s term as SGA president will soon be coming to an end. Frazer sat down and...

Drought relieved by rain, but not beaten

Drought relieved by rain, but not beaten

February 1, 2017

According to a recent data poll from the U.S. Drought Monitor, 38 percent of the state of California is no longer in a drought, the largest margin the...

Card readers add extra security to BC campus

Card readers add extra security to BC campus

February 1, 2017

Bakersfield College’s 2017 Spring semester is slated to see many small-scale maintenance projects, but one of the most significant projects is already...

Bakersfield college obituaries

Bakersfield college obituaries

February 1, 2017

THOMAS H. DAVIS, III was on the Social Science faculty from 1965 to 1996.  He passed away on Sunday, Nov. 13th.  Tom was always ready to jump into a...

Ward 5 seat set for special election

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

February 1, 2017

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Following the death of City Council member Jeffrey Tkac, the residents of Bakersfield’s Ward 5 will have the opportunity to make their voices heard in a special election to fill the seat. Tkac took his own life on Jan. 5, a few weeks into his term. The Bakersfield City Council began their first meeting of the year by honoring Tkac, whom was remembered as a loving father...

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