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Colleges help students transfer

Colleges help students transfer

September 19, 2012

Bakersfield College held their annual transfer day on Sept. 13, and for the first time UC Berkeley had a representative attend.The event showcased dozens...

Parking changes upset students

Parking changes upset students

Hannah Breeland, Reporter

September 19, 2012

Filed under Campus

This semester has brought on changes, some good some bad, like new teachers, different classes and higher parking fees. The one-day parking pass is now...

Annual barbecue impresses alumni

Hannah Breeland, Reporter

September 19, 2012

Filed under Campus

Bakersfield College had its 58th annual BC Barbecue on Sept. 13, drawing large crowds and celebrating the upcoming fall sports with food and entertainment, all taking place on  campus. There was steak and chicken, and a pasta station for vegetarians. It was provided by culinary arts students under Chef Coyle and food service under the direction of Chef Gomez. “For...

Renegade pantry down to monthly distributions

Hannah Breeland, Reporter

September 19, 2012

Filed under Campus

Bakersfield College’s Renegade Pantry use to exist on funds of a certain account but not any more, according to Nick Acosta, the general counsel for the Student Government Association, SGA can no longer use the $1 Campus Center fee that students pay each semester to help fund the pantry. The pantry was started by SGA in 2009, but since then, it has been determined that...

Renegades respond with win over Fullerton

Renegades respond with win over Fullerton

September 16, 2012

After suffering a tough loss at the hands of Mt. SAC, the Renegades were able to respond with a victory over Fullerton College on Sept. 15. Bakersfield...

BC suffers tough loss against Mt. SAC

BC suffers tough loss against Mt. SAC

September 13, 2012

After winning its season opener against Santa Ana, Bakersfield College's football team suffered a crushing defeat against perennial power Mt. SAC on Sept....

Fans worried for change in BC tradition

Fans worried for change in BC tradition

September 6, 2012

After hearing about the changing of the football stadium’s home side and the parking changes, some people weren’t happy about it and some afraid to...

STAFF ED: Students unhappy with unsettling times

September 6, 2012

Filed under Opinion

In the process of creating this newspaper, our staff generally asks, “What’s going on around campus?” Now it seems that this question has spread campus-wide as students wonder about the state of this new semester. Parking fees and cafeteria food prices have risen, our student government officials have changed, and talks of budget cuts leave many wondering what their...

Volleyball sweeps first home catch

Volleyball sweeps first home catch

Nestor Fernandez, Reporter

September 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

In the opening match of the volleyball season, Bakersfield College served up a crushing, three-set home victory over Ventura on Aug. 29. The final numbers...

BC quarterback returns after injuring collarbone

BC quarterback returns after injuring collarbone

September 6, 2012

Last year, Bakersfield College’s starting quarterback, Brian Burrell, was named the starter, but broke his collarbone during a week 3 game against Antelope...

BC wrestling ready for new season

Jason Reed, Reporter

September 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

After a rough season filled with injuries and wrestlers unable to perform due to ineligibility, coach Bill Kalivas and the Bakersfield College wrestling team are back this year to redeem themselves and have bigger goals in mind. After finishing 10th in the state last season shorthanded on wrestlers, Kalivas believes his team can surpass what they accomplished last season...

COLUMN: Changes are best for BC

Esteban Ramirez, Sports Editor

September 6, 2012

Filed under Sports

A lot of people at the Bakersfield College season opening football game were against all the changes that were made at Memorial Stadium. Some didn’t like messing with the tradition by switching sides and others didn’t like all the parking and tailgating changes, but when I first heard about it, the parking wasn’t that big of a deal, and them switching sides to where...

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