The Renegade Rip

A new set of BCSGA officers have been appointed for next academic year

New BCSGA President Samatha Pulido.

Logan King, Reporter

April 26, 2019

Elections at Bakersfield College have ended seemingly without notice. The election this semester lacked candidates for the majority of open positions and...

The Bakersfield College drum-line.

BC drum-line team takes the gold at Winterguard International

April 26, 2019

Bakersfield College’s Drumline team came back as gold medal winners placing first at the Winterguard International (WI) competition. On April 13, the...

(From far left to right) Amber Tovar, Isabel Bravo, Rosa Lopez, and Olivia Garcia discussing at the roundtable led by BC’s Latinas Unidas Club titled, “Navigating Higher Education” on April 10.

Local latinas talk hurdles they overcame in honor of Dolores Hurta Day

April 26, 2019

As part of Dolores Huerta Day at Bakersfield College, the Levan Center hosted a roundtable discussion led by BC's Latinas Unidas Club titled, "Navigating...

The MC for the Hackathon (Tomono), and the panelists.
From left to right: Kiyoshi Tomono, Raul Gallardo, Rosa Lopez, Kristin Weber, and Brynn Carrigan.

Bakersfield College hosts its 3rd Annual Hackathon

April 8, 2019

The 3rdAnnual Hackathon for 2019 held its kickoff on April 4 in the Levan Center. The room was full to capacity and there was an excitement in the air...

Eric Schlosser informs the audience on the huge issues of fast food and nuclear weapons in the Levan Center on April 4.

The author of “Fast Food Nation” visits students at Bakersfield College

April 5, 2019

Investigative author Eric Schlosser visited the Levan Center at Bakersfield College to discuss his books “Fast Food Nation” and “Command and Control”...

Presenters Fay Sandoval and La’Stevia Dixon from Edison School District spoke about “Teaching From the Heart” at the LETS Teach Conference workshop.

LETS Teach conference holds workshops for students pursuing a teaching career

April 5, 2019

The Leaders and Educators for Tomorrow’s Students (LETS Teach) conference gathered students who are interested in pursuing a career in teaching or becoming...

Fees increase transportation options

BCSGA representatives discussed the Transportation Services resolution that is being put up for vote during upcoming elections at Bakersfield College.

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

April 5, 2019

A meeting took place in Levinson Hall April 2 discussing the Transportation Services resolution that is being put up to vote in the upcoming BCSGA elec...

Benjamin Hunter came in 1st on the 1000 Free during the dual meet against the Giants at the BC pool deck, on March 22.

BC men’s swimming took first place over COS

March 27, 2019

Bakersfield College Men’s host a dual meet to the College of the Sequoias (COS) at the BC pool deck, on March 22. Men’s swimming took first place...

Eva Schloss, Holocaust survivor and stepsister of Anne Frank, with Richard Beene, Kern 1180 Radio Host, after discussing Schloss’s story as a Holocaust survivor in March 12, at the Fox Theater Bakersfield.

Holocaust survivor, Eva Schloss, visits Bakersfield

March 15, 2019

Eva Schloss, a Holocaust survivor, made a historic appearance as she shared her story to a sold-out Fox Theater on March 12.  As the audience was settling into their seats...

A Small note from the editors regarding the new Rip design

A Small note from the editors regarding the new Rip design

March 15, 2019

As times are evolving, The Renegade Rip is also evolving.  We have decided that our previous design was not taking full advantage of our beautiful school col...

A smiling Aaran Porter sharing his gratitude with citizens of Bakersfield.

Remembering Aaran Porter as a gentle giant

March 15, 2019

Many described BC student and athlete Aaran Porter, who was killed last month, as a kind, helpful, and respectful person with high integrity, who was ded...

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