The Renegade Rip

BC campus working on going green

Zach Sullivan, Reporter

March 2, 2017

In an effort to cut waste and increase recycling on campus, Bakersfield College has partnered with BARC and the Bakersfield Public Works Department Solid Waste Division in holding a week-long pilot program to gauge how effective a permanent and organized recycling program would be. Also, the organizers want this endeavor to educate students on how the recycling program works,...

BC to be a green campus

Brooke Howard, Reporter

November 19, 2014

Last summer, Bakersfield College’s only form of recycling, which was in the form of bins, were taken out of various parking lots. This semester, Craig Rouse, director of Maintenance and Operations, has been trying to initiate a new program that involves all of BC staff and students. “We are getting proposals for recycling companies to put together a plan that fits...

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