The Renegade Rip

Tennis serving up the heat

Marcus Castro, Contributing Editor

February 3, 2016

After a rough 2015 season for both Bakersfield College men’s and women’s tennis teams, they opened with wins and are striving for a winning record this season. BC men’s tennis closed out last season with a 3-10 record, and coach Nicholas Jacobs explained that he doesn’t see that repeating this season. “For the men, I have pretty high expectations,” said Jacobs. The...

Volleyball gets even with Citrus

Volleyball gets even with Citrus

Carl E. Littleberry Jr., Reporter

November 18, 2015

Bakersfield College’s volleyball team continued its late season run through the Western State Conference, beating West L.A. College on Nov. 11 and C...

Memorial run for fallen officers

Memorial run for fallen officers

November 18, 2015

Saturday, Nov. 13th was the 33rd annual Kern County Memorial Police Walk from 8 a.m. to noon located at the River Walk. The Bakersfield Police Department...

BC Jazz Ensemble presents contemporary works

BC Jazz Ensemble presents contemporary works

November 18, 2015

    The Bakersfield College Jazz Ensemble presented classic and contemporary works at the Jazz Ensemble Fall Concert of 2015. The co...

Athletes should stick to the field

Carl E. Littleberry Jr., Reporter

November 4, 2015

Sports have always been a touchy topic for me; it’s something like talking to a Democrat about politics when you’re a Republican. I have my favorite teams, and my views on soccer and women’s basketball have been known to start mini-verbal wars between the nicest of people. I understand that defense wins championships in football and that you can’t win in October...

Students get faster path to law enforcement jobs

Students get faster path to law enforcement jobs

October 21, 2015

  Students at Bakersfield College who are seeking a cheaper and faster route to a career in law enforcement can take advantage of the link be...

Fundraising event honors late counselor

Fundraising event honors late counselor

October 21, 2015

  A scholarship fundraiser with live music at the Huddle in front of Bakersfield College’s Memorial Stadium was held to build a foundation...

Drake and Future’s new album is an instant hit

Giovanni Lopez, Reporter

October 7, 2015

  What a time to be alive. It’s as if the “6 Gods” have answered our prayers. Drake and Future, the hottest rappers in the game just released another set of bangers. “What a Time to Be Alive” is the collaboration effort made by these two hip-hop superstars. The mix tape couldn’t have come at a better time, with Drake previously releasing an album back...

Mexican grill located near BC

Mexican grill located near BC

September 23, 2015

If you’re a student on a budget and looking for a place to have some good, quality Mexican food, then head over to Cinco Limones. New restaurant Cinco...

BC’s annual Alumni Barbecue celebrates 61st year Sept. 17

Felicity Tomisaka, Reporter

September 10, 2015

Bakersfield College is celebrating its 61st annual Alumni Barbecue on Sept. 17. “This is a time to meet and greet, get together, hear from coaches, talk some football and some red & white,” says Becki Whitson, president of BC’s Alumni Association. Whitson is also “expecting a good sized crowd this year.” This year the barbecue will be held in BC’s cafeteria....

Virtual Reality The experience: replacing your world in a second

Virtual Reality The experience: replacing your world in a second

March 19, 2015

Everything is black. There is little noise, except for the communication going on between the man in the room and myself. As the view in front of me brightens,...

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