The Renegade Rip

Farmer’s market opens in East Bakersfield

Logan King, Reporter

February 22, 2019

Kern County is home to an abundance of food and culture. The best reflection of this abundance is seen in a local farmers market.  Bakersfield is home to multiple farmer’s markets spread disproportionately across the city. These farmers markets have been limited to the west side of town. However, those days are over. The east side finally has its own! Located in th...

John Wilson dressed as the Penguin from the

Bak-Anime finds success among anime fans

February 8, 2019

Bak-Anime, Bakersfield’s annual Anime Convention wrapped up its two-day event on Feb. 3 at the Kern County Fairgrounds.  Bak-Anime is the sister convention to Sac-Anime, a s...

The Renegade Express shuttle waits for riders outside the administration building.

The Renegade Express Shuttle returns for the spring semester

January 24, 2019

For students who might need rides between campuses, Bakersfield College has partnered once again with Executive Express to provide free rides to students...

Renegade Rip takes home awards from ACP and CCMA

Renegade Rip takes home awards from ACP and CCMA

March 20, 2017

Bakersfield College’s student newspaper staff earned several individual honors, including two first places, and four awards for best newspaper and online...

The Renegade Rip brings home both general excellence awards

April 23, 2014

Bakersfield College’s student newspaper, The Renegade Rip, gathered numerous awards in March and April – including two in general excellence – after announcements of winners by three journalism organizations. The most prestigious announcement came from the California Newspaper Publishers Association, a statewide organization that holds an annual contest for professional...

Renegade Rip wins excellence at conference

October 17, 2012

The Renegade Rip, Bakersfield College’s student newspaper, earned general excellence for the 2011-12 school year during an awards banquet Oct. 6 at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges Southern California Regional Conference at Cal State Fullerton. The general excellence award, judged by professional journalists in a mail-in competition, is achieved when a...

The Rip takes awards at JACC


October 19, 2011

Bakersfield College’s student newspaper and online production – the Renegade Rip and – earned general excellence for work published in fall 2010 and spring 2011 at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges annual Southern Regional Conference at Cal State-Fullerton on Oct. 14-15. To achieve general excellence, publications must earn a certain points...

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