The Renegade Rip

‘Gade Newsline for Nov. 2, 2001

November 1, 2001

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EOP&S starts relief drive A penny drive is being sponsored by EOP&S for the children and families of the New York Disaster Relief Fund, care of the Salvation Army. Drop off your pennies in the big water jug in the EOP&S office, located in Campus Center 3. GADES cards being processed GADES cards are now being processed in the Student Activities Office. Office hours are 8 a.m....

Rip staff wins general excellence in print, online

October 25, 2001

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The Renegade Rip staff won a total of 27 awards at the Southern California Journalism Association of Community Colleges competition held at California State University, Fullerton, last weekend. Students won awards in a variety of on-the-spot deadline competitions and mail-in categories, as well as the top award of general excellence for the newspaper. The Rip's new online ed...

Club Corner: Phi Theta Kappa

Micayla Elliott

October 25, 2001

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About 30 students are members of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society at Bakersfield College, but membership builds significantly during the spring semester. Phi Theta Kappa started at BC about seven years ago. Matt Shaw heads the organization and the club adviser is Tom Greenwood. "There are 10 active members and 30 total paying members," Shaw said. "The reason for...

‘Gade Newsline

Estella Aguilar

October 25, 2001

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Pep Band needs musicians for game The Bakersfield College Pep Band needs musicians for the Homecoming football game Saturday. Rehearsal will be held on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. in SAM 2 at BC. Members of the Pep Band will perform at 6:30 p.m. for a pregame show, during the 7 p.m. game and at halftime. For more information or to register and participate, call 395-4546. ASBC...

Crime Beat

October 25, 2001

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Student van catches on fire The engine of a 1990 Aerostar Ford van caught on fire at approximately 9:53 a.m. on Oct. 2 in the Fine Arts staff parking lot. The damage was reportedly electrical, according to the Kern County Fire Department. The student who owns the van put the fire out with a fire extinguisher before the fire department arrived. Staffer reports gas odor in...

Halloween Happenings

October 25, 2001

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The Scaryville, The Kill, The Pin-Ups, Antiswazi Kitty Twister Jerry's Pizza 1817 Chester Ave. 6 p.m. Contact: 633-1000 Cost: $5 Halloween showdown prizes for inspired costumes. Night of the Living Dead The Dome Classic Boxing Arena 22nd and V streets 7 p.m. Contact information: 324-6550 Cost: Free Concessions will be available, along with trashy trailers and cult horror m...

‘GADE NEWSLINE, OCT. 12 2001Center seeks applicants for internships

October 11, 2001

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The Center for Kern Political Education is looking for youths who show exceptional leadership potential to participate in the center's program. Students will be selected from Bakersfield College, California State University, Bakersfield and the Kern High School District. Those interested in receiving internships need to submit their applications by Oct. 15. For more information,...

‘Gade Newsline for Sept. 28, 2001

September 27, 2001

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Faculty approves 16-week semester Bakersfield College faculty members approved a proposed 16-week semester that is expected to take effect in the fall of 2002. In a campus-wide vote, 120 teachers voted in favor of adopting the 16-week semester, while 56 voted to keep the 18-week semester, according to Susan McQuerrey, president of the Academic Senate. Auditions for winter...

Movie Minute: ‘Captain Corelli’s Mandolin’

Sueraine Valderrama

September 27, 2001

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Based on the book written by Louis de Bienieres, "Captain Corelli's Mandolin" is nothing more than your basic "chick flick," with its romantic plot and historical backdrop. Nicolas Cage plays Italian army officer Antonio Corelli, a cheerful, singing mandolin player who was sent with soldiers to take over a small Greek island. He meets a strong-willed woman named Pelagia (Penelope...

Trina at BC

Tiffany Kuehl

September 27, 2001

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"All work and no play makes Jarrod a dull boy! All work and no play makes Jarrod a dull boy! All work and no play makes Jarrod a dull boy!"

Trina at BC

Tiffany Kuehl

September 20, 2001

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I'm insane!!

Club Corner: Intervarsity Christian Fellowship

Estella Aguilar

September 20, 2001

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Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at Bakersfield College is one of the largest clubs on campus. About 100 students belong to the club, which is advised by faculty members Patrick and Janet Fulks. The president of the club is Jacob Turner and the campus staff workers are Joseph Litto and Kendra Green. The club holds meetings on Wednesdays in the Fireside Room from noon to 1 p.m....

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