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Bakersfield College now offers more classes to Bakersfield Adult School students at the Job Spot

February 11, 2018

Bakersfield College partnered with the Bakersfield Adult School this semester to offer more classes to Bakersfield Adult School students. Different classes such as English for multilingual students, English as a second language, and citizenship classes will be offered at the Job Spot. The Job Spot...

New bill tries to combat Valley Fever

January 28, 2018

Rudy Salas (D-Calif.) proposed a legislative package on Jan. 8 to combat Valley fever. The four proposed assembly bills focused on different areas of Valley fever awareness, treatment and correct diagnosis. Valley fever is common in Kern County and it is almost impossible to avoid exposure to the...

Students react to CSUB professor’s arrest

January 28, 2018

Theodore Ishida, CSUB Psychology Professor, was arrested on Dec. 8 and charged with possession of child pornography. Students who had previously taken courses with the professor have expressed shock and confusion. CSUB released a statement on the day of the arrest. The university said that it was...

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BC student survives Las Vegas shooting
BC student overcomes battle with cancer
The Spring Involvement Festival encourages BC students to get involved
Bakersfield writer Gerald Haslam speaks at Levan Center

BC Planetarium hosts Dynamic Earth film

November 30, 2017

A showing of "Dynamic Earth: Exploring Earth's Climate Engine," a production made by Spitz Creative Media and NASA’s Scientific...

Californian Assemblyman Rudy Salas visits Bakersfield College

November 28, 2017

The Bakersfield College Student Government Association hosted a Power Lunch with California State Assembly member, Rudy Salas,...

Orwell’s dystopian nightmare “1984” comes to Bakersfield College

November 28, 2017

The theatrical performance of George Orwell’s “1984” took place in The Black Box Theatre at Bakersfield College on Nov....

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The Panorama Invitational shows off Kern County High School students’ work
Musicians get together at The Kernville Saloon for a blues jam session
Japanese speakers talk about their lives in internment camps during WWII

Locals celebrate the 20th anniversary of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer Stone”

February 9, 2018

Hundreds of Bakersfield locals gathered at Barnes and Noble for the 20th anniversary of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer Stone,” ...

The California Dueling Piano’s road show arrives to Bakersfield

February 9, 2018

Rome Da Luce, 33, of Los Angeles and Michael Tuten, 34, of Las Vegas, are two dueling pianists with The California Dueling Piano’s...

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Women’s Tennis Team overpowers Victor Valley
Bakersfield College conquers College of the Canyons 8-9
BC Men’s Tennis wins match against Glendale Community College 5-4
Renegade men’s basketball loses to West LA 83-77
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“The Weird Sisters” was heartfelt, thought-provoking and a little odd
“The Post” delivers realistic portrayal of those who protected free speech

“The Post” delivers realistic portrayal of those who protected free speech

February 12, 2018

Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks star side-by-side in “The Post,” a one- hour-and-fifty-five-minute. film...

“Diary of an Oxygen Thief” is unexpectedly startling

“Diary of an Oxygen Thief” is unexpectedly startling

January 24, 2018

When I first picked up “Diary of an Oxygen Thief”, I thought it would be a book of poetry. I was...

BTS’ latest album does not disappoint

BTS’ latest album does not disappoint

January 24, 2018

BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys or Beyond the Scene, has been growing worldwide with their top hits such...

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