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Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame celebrated at the Marriott

Rosa Salazar, Copy Editor

February 22, 2019

The Annual Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame Induction and Awards Banquet took place at the Bakersfield Marriott on Feb. 19. The event included sponsors Clifford & Bradford Insurance Agency, W A Thompson Inc, and Jim Burke Ford. One of the four inductees was John Stenderup. Stenderup, born in Kern County took up mountain climbing. Stenderup summited Mount...

Temple Grandin speaks at Bakersfield College

Temple Grandin speaks at Bakersfield College

February 21, 2019

All seats were filled in the Norman Levan Center at Bakersfield College on Feb. 12 to see guest speaker, Temple Grandin. Grandin is an animal science...

Army brings STEM truck to BC campus

Taylor Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2019

The future has arrived as the US Army is already making advancements in robotic technology for the benefit of the military’s protection. The US Army STEM truck was parked at the Huddle at Bakersfield College for students to walk in and learn about the robotic technology on Feb. 19. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. “Our STEM truck is our nat...

BC Jazz Ensemble jams out with musicians

BC Jazz Ensemble jams out with musicians

February 21, 2019

The Bakersfield College Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos performed on Feb. 11 with renowned artists Wayne Horvitz and Sara Schoenbeck at the Edwa...

Renegades pull win against Santa Monica

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 8, 2019

The Renegades took the game with a score of 77-74 in the Western State Conference matchup home game against Santa Monica.  Camp led the team by Together Medrana and Camp led the team and gave a total of 43 points.  With this win the Reneagdes are overall 15-8 and 3-1 in conference play. ...

Renegades suffer first loss against Bulldogs

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 8, 2019

The Bakersfield College baseball team drops their first game of the season against Allan Hancock with a loss, 5-4, ending their six-game winning streak on Feb. 5 at Gerry Collis Field. The Bulldogs started off with an early lead in the first inning, 1-0. The Renegades came back in the second from an RBI double from infielder, Landn Kauk and took the lead in the third from an RBI groundout from infielder, Ryan...

Kern High School Students hosted at the Jones Gallery

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

February 8, 2019

Bakersfield College’s Wylie and May Louise Jones Gallery, located in the library, had its first showcase of the spring semester, the Panorama Invitational. The exhibition featured a variety of two-dimensional, three-dimensional and multimedia pieces from high school students all over the Kern County High School District. Fifteen high schools were chosen to participate...

Bob Marley Celebrated

Jazmin Velazquez, Reporter

February 8, 2019

The 5th Annual Bob Marley birthday celebration took place at two locations in Bakersfield:  on Feb.1 at The Tower Bar and Grill and Feb. 2 at the Temblor Brewing Company. The celebration acknowledged the Jamaican singer-songwriter, Bob Marley’s, 74th birthday, which was on Feb. 6. Mento Buru, The Jay Smith Group, Crimson Skye, Vince Galindo, DJ Mikey and others paid...

Bak-Anime finds success among anime fans

Bak-Anime finds success among anime fans

February 8, 2019

Bak-Anime, Bakersfield’s annual Anime Convention wrapped up its two-day event on Feb. 3 at the Kern County Fairgrounds.  Bak-Anime is the sister convention to Sac-Anime, a s...

Scholar says all museums are sex museums

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

February 8, 2019

  Jennifer Tyburczy, a University of California, Santa Barbra professor of feminist studies, gave a riveting talk about her book “Sex Museums: The Politics and Performance of Display” at the Bakersfield College Levan Center Jan. 31. Tyburczy’s book focuses on the formation of Western sexuality, particularly how sexual normalcy and perversity are formed, and what roles it plays in mus...

Dress for Success sale

Dress for Success sale

By Laura Lanfray , Feature Editor

February 8, 2019

Since 2012, Elaine McNearney has been providing the women of Bakersfield with the resources and tools necessary to feel empowered and confident in them...

Bakersfield College hosts a Financial Aid Fest to raise awareness for students

Taylor Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2019

Completing a FAFSA application can be the most stressful process for a college student but alas, help and resources are available for everyone. Bakersfield College held the Financial Aid Fest next to the CSS building to raise awareness of the financial aid process and its deadline on Feb. 5 and 6. There were eight booths set up for Office of Financial Aid, Academic Support...

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