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Win streak reaches four

Win streak reaches four

February 1, 2017

Since Dec. 16, the Bakersfield College men’s basketball team has only lost one game. With four games remaining in regular season schedule, the team is...

Gades honor Dahl, level competition

Gades honor Dahl, level competition

February 1, 2017

Bakersfield College women’s basketball is in full swing with a positive record this season, and the potential to move forward to win the conference title. On...

SGA president reviews his term

SGA president reviews his term

Lizette Chavez, Reporter

February 1, 2017

As elections for a new Student Government Association near, Matt Frazer’s term as SGA president will soon be coming to an end. Frazer sat down and...

Mentalist eases minds for students

Mentalist eases minds for students

February 1, 2017

Accompanied by his partner Marielle Aimes, mentalist Rich Aimes did a comedy hypnosis show and a workshop to rid students of test anxiety in the Bakersfield...

Card readers add extra security to BC campus

Card readers add extra security to BC campus

February 1, 2017

Bakersfield College’s 2017 Spring semester is slated to see many small-scale maintenance projects, but one of the most significant projects is already...

Graffiti around the campus on political views

Brandon Cowan, Reporter

February 1, 2017

Graffiti was found in multiple restrooms across campus that had words encouraging and bashing President Donald Trump and part of his platform. The restrooms that had graffiti were at the men’s restroom in the library and the men’s and women’s restrooms at the BC Campus Center. The text “Fuck Donald Trump” was written and “Fuck” had been crossed out with a di...

Adjunct sentenced for sexual misconduct

Zach Sullivan, Reporter

February 1, 2017

Former Bakersfield College adjunct professor Andrew Hubbard will serve a year in jail after pleading no contest to a felony sex charge in which he was accused of engaging in sexual acts with a minor. Hubbard, 27, reached a plea deal with the prosecution, which dropped three other charges against him. According to court documents, Hubbard received a text message on July 19,...

Kern County looking to help the homeless with a census surve

Kern County looking to help the homeless with a census surve

February 1, 2017

On Jan. 26 the Kern County Homeless Collaborative held a census throughout the day in Bakersfield to survey people who are currently homeless, and a group...

Young directors show off their talent at local 18-hour film festival

Young directors show off their talent at local 18-hour film festival

February 1, 2017

This past Jan. 26, the Kern High School District held their seventh annual 18 Hour Film Project, filmmaking challenge. Student teams from all over the...

Softball opens season with sights set on a playoff return

Mario Saldaña, Digital Content Editor

February 1, 2017

The spring semester is already in full swing, which means Bakersfield College Renegades softball team has already played its season-opener on Jan. 31, and has coach Christie Hill and the team hoping for another chance at the postseason. The Renegades made the playoffs last season with a season record of 14-7, finishing second in the Western State Blue Conference. The...

Baseball underway

Sam L. Jaime, Sports Editor

February 1, 2017

The 2017 season has arrived for the Bakersfield College Renegades. Preparation for the season opener against Ventura meant adding another variable to the team’s practice schedule, as rain in prior days forced players to focus on maintaining the field. The team combatted the soggy conditions, packing dry dirt behind home plate, throughout the infield and along baselines...

BC to cheer with seniors

BC to cheer with seniors

February 1, 2017

For the first time ever, the Bakersfield College cheer department will host a senior halftime show. This community outreach was put together by Bakersfield...

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