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Utilizing your resources

Utilizing your resources

Paige Atkison, Reporter

March 7, 2018

Filed under Columns

Keeping up with college courses can be daunting, even if you have a strong support system. As your workload starts to build during the semester, you may...

Distinguished speaker at BC talks about MLK Jr.

Distinguished speaker at BC talks about MLK Jr.

Issy Barrientos, Reporter

February 28, 2018

Filed under News

The Office of Student Life welcomed Dr. Michael Eric Dyson on Feb. 8 to speak at the indoor theater. Dyson’s speech is part of the the Distinguished...

Bakersfield College hosts panel about “Bridging the Racial Divide”

Fitzgerald Graves, Reporter

February 25, 2018

Filed under Features

Bakersfield College hosted a panel of law enforcement officials in the Noman Levan Center on Feb. 20 for a 2018 public forum about transformational policing entitled “Bridging the Racial Divide.” This panel was coordinated and moderated by Public Safety/Criminal Justice Professor Dr. Tommy Tucson, in an effort to enlighten BC students and attending members of the public,...

BC Women’s Tennis wins against Santa Barbara 5-4

BC Women’s Tennis wins against Santa Barbara 5-4

February 25, 2018

The Bakersfield College Renegades went up against The Santa Barbara Community College Vaqueros on Feb. 13. The SBCC won overall against BC in their tennis...

BC Softball Team wins against Santa Barbara 2-1

Miranda Defoor, Reporter

February 25, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College softball team won against Santa Barbara with a 2 to 1 score on Feb 22. Pitcher Kylee Fahy is the current winning pitcher with three hits and eight strikeouts. Haleigh Hutton helped bring the team to victory after the tough game against Santa Barbara. The next Gades softball home game is March 1 against Ventura and the next away game is March 3 at P...

The event “Global Connection” brings the world to Bakersfield College

Jenny Brito, Web & Social Media Editor

February 25, 2018

Filed under Features

Bakersfield College and the International Student Association will be celebrating world cultures and traditions in an event called “Global Connection” on March. 13 at the Renegade Crossroads and Fireside Room. The event will provide BC students, faculty, and staff with an opportunity to meet international students who are eager to learn about American culture as well...

BC’s Softball Team conquers Taft College 3-1

BC’s Softball Team conquers Taft College 3-1

Naythan Bryant, Reporter

February 25, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Bakersfield College softball team was victorious in a two game set against Taft College on Feb. 20. The first game was won by a score of 3-1 as BC...

WWE Smackdown wrestles it out in Bakersfield

Karla Gutierrez, Photo Editor

February 25, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports

“WWE Smackdown Live” on the USA Network had a television taping happen at the Rabobank Arena on Feb. 13. The doors opened with a near full audience at 3:30 p.m. This show included wrestlers like the current WWE Champion AJ Styles, current WWE Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair, Randy Orton, etc. The show started at 4:50 p.m. with a dark match [a non-televised match]...

Letting go of the idea of perfection

Letting go of the idea of perfection

Paige Atkison, Reporter

February 25, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

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

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

Alexis Pedroza, Reporter

February 25, 2018

Filed under Sports

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

Filed under Sports

  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...

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

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...

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