The Renegade Rip

Letting go of the idea of perfection

Paige Atkison

Paige Atkison, Reporter

February 25, 2018

My name is Paige and I am a perfectionist. I spend hours each day thinking about how I can be more efficient with my time, how I can do more with my academic...

BC Men’s Tennis loses against Santa Barbara Community College 5-4

Caleb Johnson lands intense hit mid-air in his single match.

Alexis Pedroza, Reporter

February 25, 2018

The Bakersfield College Renegades men’s tennis team lost against the Santa Barbara Community College Vaqueros on February 20. The SBCC Vaqueros won with...

Bakersfield College’s Baseball Team scores 7-3 against Brahmas

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2018

  The Renegades faced off against LA Pierce College’s Brahmas to play the conference opener on Saturday, Feb. 24, where Bakersfield College won 7-3. This game brings their overall season to 6-11 and starts their baseball conference at 1-0. The game’s offense was led by Hector Ruvalcaba and Brycin Hernandez, with Ruvalcaba making one RBI and hitting at the plate 2-4. H...

Bakersfield College students gathering around at the quad for the HBCU event.

Historical black colleges and universities provide BC students with diverse academic opportunities

February 14, 2018

Historical black colleges and universities were in attendance at Bakersfield College campus on Feb. 12 in order to promote and provide BC students with...

BC Baseball Team and El Camino play a three-game series head to head

Naythan Bryant, Reporter

February 14, 2018

Last Friday, the Bakersfield College baseball team went head to head with El Camino College in game one of a three game series at Gerry Collis Field. BC lost the opening game 14-4 after El Camino were able to jump ahead of the Renegades early in the game. Big hits from El Caminos Diego Alarco and Joseph Borges set the Warriors up to score five runs in the first inning alone....

BC student survives Las Vegas shooting

Jourdan Muro, 19, who is a Renegade softball player smiles after sharing her struggle story.

Christina Benavides, Copy Editor

February 11, 2018

Full-time Bakersfield College student Jourdan Moro, 19, found joy in playing for the Renegade Volleyball Women’s team, and excelling in her academics...

Various pieces of artwork created by Kern County high school students on display at Bakersfield College’s Wylie and Mary Louise Jones Gallery for the Panorama Invitational.

The Panorama Invitational shows off Kern County High School students’ work

February 11, 2018

The Panorama Invitational will be exhibiting the artwork of Kern County high school students at Bakersfield College’s Wylie and May Louise Jones G...

Ron Saylor and the Bakersfield College Chamber Singers pose for a photo

Ron Saylor hosts a benefit performance at Bakersfield College

February 11, 2018

The night began with music and ended with magic on Feb. 2. A Night of Magic with Ron Saylor was a benefit performance for the Bakersfield College Chamber...

Bakersfield College now offers more classes to Bakersfield Adult School students at the Job Spot

Miranda Defoor, Reporter

February 11, 2018

Bakersfield College partnered with the Bakersfield Adult School this semester to offer more classes to Bakersfield Adult School students. Different classes such as English for multilingual students, English as a second language, and citizenship classes will be offered at the Job Spot. The Job Spot is opened last semester with help from an Adult Education Block Grant (AEBG)...

BC’s financial aid awareness campaign educates students about their options

Renegade cheerleaders support the theme of “Racing” to apply for FASFA

Fitzgerald Graves Sr, Reporter

February 9, 2018

Bakersfield College hosted a four-day-long financial aid awareness campaign from Feb. 5-Feb. 8. This is the Fifth Annual BC Financial Aid Awareness Month...

A Shotspotter expert on duty at the SST incident review center, in newark, ca montitoring screens for live gunshots

ShotSpotter technology installation comes to Bakersfield

January 28, 2018

Bakersfield City Council approved a plan on Jan. 10 to install ShotSpotter Technology (SST), a gunfire sensor detection system that alerts police of live...

Renegade men’s basketball loses to West LA 83-77

Bakersfield College basketball player Tucker Eenigenburg attempts to shoot and score for the Renegades as an opposing player from West LA tries to block him

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2018

The Renegade Men’s Basketball team lost a home game to West Los Angeles (83-77) at Gil Bishop Sports Stadium on Jan. 24, bringing their overall season...

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