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Financial Aid deals with issues of inaccurate balances on students accounts

Financial Aid deals with issues of inaccurate balances on students accounts

April 27, 2017

Recently Bakersfield College has been going through some technical difficulties with financial aid, which have resulted in in inaccurate balances on student...

Child Development Center director passes

Morgan Park, Editor-in-Chief

March 20, 2017

Filed under News

Bakersfield College Child Development Center director Danell Ward passed away March 3 from a heart attack. According to an email sent out by executive vice president of instruction, Nan Gomez-Heitzeberg, Ward has been with BC for four years and has helped move the BC child development center forward by coming up with ideas to teach children at BC. The email also said...

BC professor hosts art gallery

Megan Fenwick, Reporter

February 15, 2017

Filed under News

Bakersfield College art professor Diego Gutierrez Monterrubio showcased his art in Metro Galleries on Feb. 3. The show was free and part of the monthly Art Walk held downtown during every First Friday. Monterrubio’s art show filled both stories of the gallery, consisting of two collections and a sculpture. The first collection, called “Una Novela de un Amor Eterno,” depicts...

Speaker draws embittered crowd

Speaker draws embittered crowd

February 15, 2017

A large crowd of students was drawn around a religious speaker at Bakersfield College on Feb. 8. Nathaniel Runnels, 25, faced largely negative reactions...

California to assist unregistered students

California to assist unregistered students

February 15, 2017

Following last November’s presidential election, many questions arose about what would happen to many of the policies that were established during the...

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...

Drama club entertains with games of improv

Lizette Chavez, Reporter

February 15, 2017

Filed under Features

The Bakersfield College Drama Club hosted an improvisation show, “Brian’s Beard,” Feb. 9-10 in the black box room. The cast of actors consisted mainly of BC students and the audience was a collection of students, teachers, and members of the community. Like most “improv” shows there was no written script, therefore the actors began by asking the audience for...

Muslim student worries for family

Muslim student worries for family

February 15, 2017

The political battle making headlines around the world is separating families here in Bakersfield. Huda, 22, is a Bakersfield College student whose parents...

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...

‘Pick your own oranges’ helps fund the Ag Dept.

‘Pick your own oranges’ helps fund the Ag Dept.

February 15, 2017

Bakersfield College students, teachers and members of the community showed up to buy and pick oranges Feb. 7-8, to help fund the Agricultural Department. The...

How BC uses the Levan donation

How BC uses the Levan donation

February 15, 2017

Before he died in 2014, Dr. Norman Levan’s $19 million donation to Bakersfield College was the largest in school history, according to Levan Foundation...

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