The Renegade Rip

KCCD approves BC President Sonya Christian’s Contract

Sonya Christian's contract was approved at the Oct. 6 KCCD Board of Trustees meeting

Javier Valdes, Copy Editor

October 6, 2015

After an enduring battle regarding the fate of Sonya Christian’s contract, slating her to continue her position as Bakersfield College president, the...

Women’s soccer drop to Lassen, tie with Ventura

BC goalie Alondra Villa (25) fights for the possession of the ball while Ventura's Melissa Aldrete (6) attempted to head the ball in. The Sept. 18 matchup ended in a 2-2 draw.

Alex Rivera, Reporter

September 23, 2015

Bakersfield College women’s soccer team continues to struggle in their two home game series played on Sept. 17-18. A rested Renegade team returned to...

KCCD votes against approval of BC president Sonya Christian’s contract

Sonya Christian's contract was approved at the Oct. 6 KCCD Board of Trustees meeting

Javier Valdes, Copy Editor

September 10, 2015

The battle between Sonya Christian and the Kern Community College District reignited after the KCCD board voted against the approval of Christian’s contract. The...

N.W.A. biopic promises not to disappoint fans

N.W.A. biopic promises not to disappoint fans

Crystal Valdez, Reporter

September 10, 2015

  “Straight Outta Compton” is the perfect movie to watch if you want to end your summer with a bang. Its music and its LA vibe will have you...

BC campus holds Vet Fest for second year

BC campus holds Vet Fest for second year

Alisia Sanchez, Photographer

November 19, 2014

The Bakersfield College Veterans Club showed support for its veteran students at this year’s second annual Vet Fest, held on campus Nov. 6. The event...

New STEM room a boon

Cassandra McGowan, Reporter

December 4, 2013

The department of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics received its very own tutoring room last month, and it is expected to help STEM majors be even more successful while at Bakersfield College. Interim Dean of Instruction for STEM Liz Rozell said that there are more than 3,500 BC students who are currently majoring in one of the fields of STEM and the new,...

Finals: Student opinions differ

Nicholas Torres, Reporter

December 4, 2013

Finals week is looming and that means students are either prepared or frantically doing last minute assignments. Several Bakersfield College students gave opinions on whether  or not finals are necessary, and offered some tips on how to prepare for them. Finals start on Dec. 7 for students with Saturday classes and on Dec. 9 for all classes. Student Elizabeth Navarro...

Renegade Room not as satisfying as thought to be

Bertin Rodgriquez, Online Editor

November 21, 2013

By Bertin Rodriguez Online Editor   Delectable eats or just another meal? I had high hopes for the Renegade Room, and I was let down by almost every aspect of the food. The Renegade Room’s menu for the day was Pacific Rim Buffet, and upon walking in, the aroma that filled the air was amazing. I immediately smelled the barbecue ribs and my mouth started...

Local high school students’ competition well received

Local high school students’ competition well received

March 14, 2013

High school juniors and seniors had a preview of Bakersfield College’s Industrial Technology programs during The Second Annual Drafting CAD Competition...

BC students get back to the grind

Alana Garrett, Reporter

January 30, 2013

It’s back to school time again and it’s time to put away the videogames, turn on your alarms and prepare for all nighters. Bakersfield College is back in session for its spring semester and the students are back for school. Alejandra Arias, an 18-year-old student who is hoping to get into medical school, stated her goal this semester. “I’m hoping to get A’s...

BC President Greg Chamberlain Resigns

Patricia Rocha, Copy Editor

February 9, 2012

Bakersfield College President Greg Chamberlain recently announced that he will not be renewing his contract as president after Jun. 30. Chamberlain stated in an email that he was returning to a teaching position, something he’s been hoping to do before he retires. The school board has accepted his resignation and he has begun working with chancellor Sandra Serrano to ensure...

Top quarterback slows, Bakersfield College wins 31-13

Top quarterback slows, Bakersfield College wins 31-13

September 24, 2011

Bakersfield College defeated Citrus College 31-13 and improved their record to 3-1 after controlling the Fighting Owls’ top-ranked passing attack on...

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