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Students explore the night sky from the planetarium

Students explore the night sky from the planetarium

October 23, 2017

The William M Thomas Planetarium at Bakersfield College featured “Earthquake: Evidence of a Restless Planet,” a film documentary produced by California...

Garcia’s story of a struggled youth

Garcia’s story of a struggled youth

Brandon Cowan, Web Editor

October 23, 2017

Filed under Campus, Features

In the Indoor Theatre at Bakersfield College, Ignacio Garcia spoke about his life during his youth with his speech being titled “Becoming Brown in America:...

BC students decorate handmade sugar skulls

Christina Benavides, Reporter

October 23, 2017

Filed under Campus, Features

The BC DREAMer’s hosted a free Sugar Skull Workshop at Bakersfield College on Oct. 13, in hopes of BC students and their families making a connection with Mexican culture. The event was created by Manuel Rosas, EOP&S Counselor who invited all of our dreamers to come out and join other fellow BC students. This workshop was possible due to donations from local businesses...

Public Safety tips and training for an active shooting

Public Safety tips and training for an active shooting

Jenny Brito, Reporter

October 23, 2017

Filed under Campus, Features

the Department of Public Safety, hosted an Active Shooting Response training on Oct. 4 and 5 at the Indoor Theater at Bakersfield College. The training...

‘Hamlet’ plays at Outdoor Theatre

‘Hamlet’ plays at Outdoor Theatre

October 4, 2017

“To be or not to be,” that was the main question on the opening day of “Hamlet” on Sept 29. The play revolved around two important themes: revenge...

Hamlet starts off the annual Shakespeare Festival

Hamlet starts off the annual Shakespeare Festival

October 4, 2017

“To be or not to be,” that was the main question on the opening day of “Hamlet” on Sept 29. The play revolved around two important themes: revenge...

SGA planning on going green

Alexandra Apatiga, Reporter

September 26, 2017

Filed under Campus

Recently the issue of there not being enough recycling bins on the Bakersfield College campus has reached Bakersfield College Student Government Association, as officers and senators alike are beginning to tackle the issue. The matter was first brought to the attention of SGA through a public presidential forum, also known as “Cafecito Time with the President,” held by...

Fire alarm delays board of trustees meeting

Ambria King, Photo Editor

September 14, 2017

Filed under Campus, News

On Sept. 14 at 12:50 p.m. the Bakersfield College Weill Institute was evacuated due to a smoke alarm being activated in an elevator inside the building. The Kern Community College District's Board of Trustees meeting was scheduled to meet at 1 p.m. that day, and was postponed due to the incident. The Bakersfield Fire Department arrived on the scene in a matter of minutes...

Welcome week at BC welcomes new students to campus

Jenny Brito, Reporter

September 7, 2017

Filed under Campus, Features

Bakersfield College welcomed new students with activities, food, music, and entertainment. During the first two weeks of class, Welcome Week introduced students to life as BC renegades. Welcome Week has become a yearly event; this year, the event was held from Aug. 21 to Sept. 2. Activities included everything from movie screenings to concerts and more. For most of the...

Mentalist bends metal with his mind

Mentalist bends metal with his mind

September 7, 2017

Bakersfield College welcomed students back for the fall semester with another edition of Mind Surfin’, a mentalist show. The performance, which took...

Improv at The Black Box excites

Improv at The Black Box excites

September 7, 2017

Bakersfield improv troupe Brian’s Beard graced Bakersfield College with a laugh-out-loud performance on Aug. 31. The two-part performance took place...

Renegade Struggles: Anthony Rodriguez

Renegade Struggles: Anthony Rodriguez

September 7, 2017

Being disabled was never a burden for Anthony Rodriguez, 29, a sophomore student at Bakersfield College who is majoring in Kinesiology. He loves to play...

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