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M.E.Ch.A and SGA organize a memorial for Jesus Nieto

M.E.Ch.A and SGA organize a memorial for Jesus Nieto

May 2, 2018

In honor of the late Jesus “Jess” Gilberto Nieto, who passed away on September 21, 2017 at 70 years old, BC student organization M.E.Ch.A and SGA organized...

M.E.Ch.A. sponsors Valley Fever Symposium

Melissa Puryear, Managing Editor

April 4, 2018

Filed under Campus

M.E.Ch.A. sponsored the Valley Fever Symposium on March 23 at Bakersfield College. The symposium was part of an awareness campaign that Julie Solis orchestrated so the public would be made aware of the same disease that has afflicted her husband. The symposium gave those in attendance knowledge about the disease which included advocates that ranged from those who have suffered,...

BC club celebrates Day of the Dead

Kennedy Thomas, Reporter

November 6, 2013

Filed under Campus, Features

Bakersfield College’s M.E.Ch.A. club celebrated Dia de Los Muertos on Oct. 31 with a fundraising event in the Campus Center, featuring traditional Mexican food, dance, and music. Flora Garay, 19, president of M.E.Ch.A., oversaw the event.  Garay said that the club experienced a good turnout from students who purchased food, with some choosing to join club members as they...

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