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Dr. Douglas Dodd, Mary Higashi and Dr. Fijimoto discuss and answer questions about the Japanese Internment event that was held in the CSUB library Tuesday night

Japanese speakers talk about their lives in internment camps during WWII

February 11, 2018

Two Japanese speakers addressed a crowd at CSUB on Jan. 30 to deliver a speech about how their lives were changed during World War II in the Japanese internment...

Dueling pianist, Rome Da Luce and Michael Tuten from California Dueling Pianos, play the crowd’s favorite classic hits at The Padre’s Prospect Lounge.

The California Dueling Piano’s road show arrives to Bakersfield

February 9, 2018

Rome Da Luce, 33, of Los Angeles and Michael Tuten, 34, of Las Vegas, are two dueling pianists with The California Dueling Piano’s road show that came...

The cast: Brian Rabinowitz, Melanie Loren, Joe Yau, Will McFadden, Risha Tenae and Gina Taliaferro who are currently on their national tour bringing The Defamation Experience to more universities across the country

CSUB students watch “Defamation Experience” and explore issues of race, religion, gender, and class

February 9, 2018

California State University Bakersfield students, community members, and faculty gathered together on Feb. 6 to watch a performance of “Defamation ...

Front of the Kern Family Justice Center which has now opened in Bakersfield

The new Kern Family Justice Center aims to help victims

January 28, 2018

The Kern Family Justice Center has now opened a center here in Bakersfield, and victims of domestic violence and sexual assault are their priority. The...

Chelsea Williams performing her new song ‘Don’t Want
To Die Alone’ from her new album Boomerang.

Chelsey Williams plays in Bakersfield

November 1, 2017

Chelsea Williams, who’s a singer songwriter, had a concert on Oct. 20 at the Temblor Brewing Company in Bakersfield where she performed songs from her...

Attendants have dinner while waiting for the live auction to begin at the Couples for CASA red-carpet event.

Delemate Residence hosts CASA fundraiser

October 19, 2017

Couples for CASA, which took place on Oct. 7 at the Delemater Residence in Bakersfield, helped raise funds for CASA of Kern County and celebrated community...

Hamlet (Ryan Lee) performs his famous soliloquy.

Hamlet starts off the annual Shakespeare Festival

October 4, 2017

“To be or not to be,” that was the main question on the opening day of “Hamlet” on Sept 29. The play revolved around two important themes: revenge...

Kern County Museum holds Village Fest to celebrate local restaurants

Francisco Parraguirre shows off “Catrina Divina,” a dress designed by him.

Jenny Brito, Reporter

September 20, 2017

The Kern County Museum opened its doors for the yearly Bakersfield Village Fest. The event drew approximately 5,000 people who enjoyed a night full of...

Them mentalist finds a balloon that Jose Garcia was holding and pops it with a knife.

Mentalist bends metal with his mind

September 7, 2017

Bakersfield College welcomed students back for the fall semester with another edition of Mind Surfin’, a mentalist show. The performance, which took...

Anthony Rodriguez smiles as he listens to “Blood and Beer,” by Tritone Mafia.

Renegade Struggles: Anthony Rodriguez

September 7, 2017

Being disabled was never a burden for Anthony Rodriguez, 29, a sophomore student at Bakersfield College who is majoring in Kinesiology. He loves to play...

A career that takes time but is worthwhile

Crystal Valdez, Features Editor

February 3, 2016

Students at Bakersfield College who are interested in a career with any fire department should be well equipped with patience and perseverance, because the process is far from easy. Three crewmembers of Bakersfield’s Fire Station 8 each experienced similar hardships on their way to being hired as firefighters. Firefighter Ryan Parker, 35, fire engineer Marlon Ward, 38,...

Warren Miller film shown on campus inspire adventure

AK Pachla, Copy Editor

February 3, 2016

Phi Theta Kappa and the Central Council of Ski and Sports Clubs presented sports filmmaker Warren Miller’s “Chasing Shadows” at the Bakersfield College Panorama Camups on Jan. 22. This is the latest work in Miller’s 60-year portfolio of more than 750 sports films, as well as books, articles, and non-fiction stories about skiing, snowboarding, and the people who are...

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