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Renegade Struggle: How Richard strives for family

Haley Duval, Photo Editor

March 15, 2019

"I remember one day being in there feeling like my worst. Like I'm not able to do anything anymore. But being able to get out of that and being able to strive and just keep striving and stay focus is a wonderful thing." BC student Richard McDowell, 21, may have the drive to succeed like every college student but it wasn't so easy gaining the mindset he has today. McDow...

Marcela Gamino, the Educational Advisor. Maria Rojas, the Department Assistant. Chase Amos, the Educational Advisor. Imelda Simos-Valdez, a director. Jeff Stambook, a Counselor. Maria Baltazar, the Program Manager pose by the NextUp program banner.

NextUp offers services for foster youth going to Bakersfield College

January 24, 2019

Bakersfield College is currently offering a program for foster youth called NextUp and is welcoming students to stop by the second floor of the CSS Building. This...

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