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Protester, Chase Wren, holds a sign that says

BC Student Detained by ICE

May 23, 2018

Dozens of students and faculty gathered at Bakersfield College to demonstrate support for a B.C. student who was arrested by immigration officials early ...

Immigration attorney Roberto de La Rosa and Rosa Lopez from ACLU of Southern California, gave tips on what to do on an encounter with ICE.

Rapid Response Network of Kern informs and empowers students on immigrant rights

May 2, 2018

The “Know Your Rights” & Rapid Response Network of Kern, presentation was held in the Fireside Room at Bakersfield College on Wednesday, April...

Bakersfield Colleges Health Hut along with the Student Health and Wellness Center hosting booths to provide information to students attending to BC Pulse Health Fair.

Annual Renegade Pulse Health Fair provides resources to BC

May 2, 2018

The 18th Annual Renegade Pulse Health Fair took place at the Bakersfield College campus on April 18. Many vendors were on campus that day including from...

Illustration of the Veteran’s Center that will be located by the Forum and LA building and completed in 2020. also known as the Assessment Center, will get a facelift and interior upgrades which will be home to BC’s Veteran’s Center, funded by Measure J.

Summer plans for BC demolition and improvements just the beginning of $415 million plans for a “Better BC”

April 29, 2018

Bakersfield College (BC) will continue to roll out the next phase of plans for campus parking improvements, partial demolitions and construction beginning...

The first seven industrial pose in front of equipment.

BC’s first graduating class for Industrial Automation

April 29, 2018

The first seven students who have earned an industrial bachelor’s degree at Bakersfield College will graduate at the next commencement ceremony on May...

The sign inside the lactation booth asking users to clean after themselves.

Lactation booths can be found around campus

April 29, 2018

Bakersfield College recently added lactation booths around campus to give parents privacy and sanitation when feeding their children. Nicky Damania,...

President-Elect James Tompkins and Vice President-Elect Ashley Nicole Harp pose as they get ready to help students.

Newly elected BGSGA officers for 2018-2019 have big plans for future

April 16, 2018

A few weeks ago, Bakersfield College held its Student Government Association elections to vote in the new officers for the next school year. The new president...

Chief Lyle Martin opens discussion about the body-worn camera pilot program that Bakersfield City Council approves at council meeting on April 11.

BPD’s Special Enforcement Unit to wear body cameras during 12-month pilot program

April 16, 2018

Bakersfield Police Department received approval at the City Council Meeting on April 11, to equip its Special Enforcement Unit with body-worn cameras (BWCs)...

Some of the presenters for the workshop getting ready to start informing the teams about air pollution.

BC hosts second annual Health and Social Justice Hackathon

April 15, 2018

The second annual Health and Social Justice Hackathon took place at Bakersfield College on April 12-14 and organizers of the event were BC Professors Edward...

Ed Webb talks to a student about clubs at CSUB.

CSUB’s Blue and Gold event informs about transfer process

April 15, 2018

Students gathered around the Fireside Room on April 11 during the California State University Bakersfield (CSUB) Blue and Gold event. The event was held...

BC student and basketball player Jasmyn Rodriguez showing her group how to crouch and turn without losing balance, as a part of the BC Basketball Academy.

BC Women’s Basketball team hosts their first-ever Basketball Academy training course

April 15, 2018

The women’s basketball team at Bakersfield College is hosting their first-ever BC Basketball Academy, a four-part training course for young athletes,...

Bakersfield College softball team defeats Santa Monica 8-0

McKenna Valencia of Bakersfield College hitting the softball and running to first base at the home game against Santa Monica College.

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

April 13, 2018

The Bakersfield College softball team played against Santa Monica College Thursday, April 5 and won 8-0 in a softball shutout. This game marks the sixth...

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