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Veteran resource programs grant approved

Rosa Salazar, Reporter

October 17, 2018

Filed under Campus, News

The California Community College Board of Governors approved an $8.5 million dollar grant in the 2018-19 state budget to enhance veteran resource centers around California’s community colleges. According to David Lawrence, Veterans Services Specialist, colleges that applied for part of the grant depended on how many veterans were enrolled. “Colleges were allowed to apply f...

AB 705 will affect students hoping to transfer from Bakersfield College

Miranda Defoor, Web and Social Media Editor

October 17, 2018

Filed under Campus, Developing Stories, Front Page, News, Top Stories

Academic Development (ACDV) classes have been offered at Bakersfield College for students returning to college or students who would otherwise have trouble succeeding in transfer-level courses without additional preparation. Many ACDV classes are a stepping stone to the transfer-level courses students need to leave BC, and in that way, a stepping stone to their success. Commu...

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church hosts for the third time in a row International Peace Day

Haley Duval, Reporter

September 27, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

St. Paul's Episcopal Church and Justice Committee in downtown Bakersfieldjoined the rest of the world to host the global annual eventInternational Day of Peace (Peace Day) on Sep. 21. For the third year in a row the church welcome the community to join them for meditation on peace and loving-kindness, violin and flute music, threshold choir singing, [sacred] words, and candl...

Bakersfield College students took part in an obstacle course during Welcome Week

Bakersfield College students took part in an obstacle course during Welcome Week

August 31, 2018

Bakersfield College’s Office of Student Life hosted a Renegades Rule: Obstacle Course on Aug. 28, on the Student Services Lawn. Campus Center is home...

Annual Renegade Pulse Health Fair provides resources to BC

Annual Renegade Pulse Health Fair provides resources to BC

May 2, 2018

The 18th Annual Renegade Pulse Health Fair took place at the Bakersfield College campus on April 18. Many vendors were on campus that day including from...

BC baseball team loses six game winning streak against LA Pierce, 11-10

BC baseball team loses six game winning streak against LA Pierce, 11-10

April 29, 2018

Renegades baseball had their six game winning streak broken in an 11-10 loss at the hands of second place LA Pierce on April 19. Each team gave their all...

Renegade men’s baseball team conquers LA Valley 7-1

Renegade men’s baseball team conquers LA Valley 7-1

April 29, 2018

Bakersfield College baseball defeated LA Valley by a score of 7-1 on April 26. The game, played at Gerry Colis Field, was BCs last home game of the regular...

Summer plans for BC demolition and improvements just the beginning of $415 million plans for a “Better BC”

Summer plans for BC demolition and improvements just the beginning of $415 million plans for a “Better BC”

April 29, 2018

Bakersfield College (BC) will continue to roll out the next phase of plans for campus parking improvements, partial demolitions and construction beginning...

BC’s first graduating class for Industrial Automation

BC’s first graduating class for Industrial Automation

April 29, 2018

The first seven students who have earned an industrial bachelor’s degree at Bakersfield College will graduate at the next commencement ceremony on May...

Lactation booths can be found around campus

Lactation booths can be found around campus

April 29, 2018

Bakersfield College recently added lactation booths around campus to give parents privacy and sanitation when feeding their children. Nicky Damania,...

Connecting BC, CSUB, and Taft College veterans

Miranda Defoor, Reporter

April 16, 2018

Filed under News

The current Veteran Program at Bakersfield College (BC) is being connected to Cal State Bakersfield (CSUB) and Taft College. The Veteran’s Club at BC is a resource for any veterans that are BC students. The aim is to provide information and assistance, along with creating a feeling of belonging for the veterans. The services provided to veterans at BC include priority...

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