The Renegade Rip

New SGA president revealed

New SGA president revealed

May 1, 2013

By Jazmine Montoya Reporter    As the spring semester comes to an end, we welcome incoming SGA president Travis Tillis. Winning by 228 votes in the elections that...

Celebrating 100 years at Garden Fest

Celebrating 100 years at Garden Fest

May 1, 2013

By Patricia Rocha Reporter Students, faculty, community members and their families all came out to this year’s Garden Fest for a day of botany-themed fun. T...

BC hosts the Red and White Wine Festival

BC hosts the Red and White Wine Festival

April 17, 2013

By Samantha Briggs Reporter The Bakersfield Foundation held the annual Red and White Wine and Food Festival at Bakersfield College on April 12. The e...

Fragrant oils made by duo

Fragrant oils made by duo

April 17, 2013

By Robin Shin Online Editor   When having animals became problematic due to her allergies, Brenda Luetger, 54, decided to start the BJ’s La...

Kern County Raceway speeding to finish

Kern County Raceway speeding to finish

April 3, 2013

By Adam Cree Reporter   A new racetrack is coming to Bakersfield this year, and it will be holding NASCAR events. The Kern County Raceway is sched...

Woman wins multiple radio contests

Woman wins multiple radio contests

Hannah Breeland, Opinions Editor

April 3, 2013

Filed under Features

By Hannah Breeland Opinions Editor   After months of trying, a woman wins it big. Alyce Gautreaux, a loyal listener to the radio station...

‘Funk’ contest sparks debate among music lovers

Tyler Goucher, Reporter

April 3, 2013

Filed under Features

By Tyler Goucher Reporter   Funk Volume, an independent label founded by rapper Marcus Hopson, recently hosted its fifth annual, “Don’t Funk Up Our Beats,” contest that ended with stellar results. The contest is a huge opportunity for up-and-coming hip-hop artists to showcase their talent for a chance to get major exposure. They can also win up to $2500...

Dangers arise from new drug

Tyler Goucher, Reporter

April 3, 2013

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By Tyler Goucher Reporter   A new drug has spawned recently within the last few years, which has been a leading cause in the increase of drug-related hospital visits and overdoses. The drug in question is Spice or Synthetic cannabis. Spice is a designer drug that contains legal herbs that are sprayed with harmful, synthetic chemicals. These chemicals are responsible...

7-Eleven gets exclusive Ben & Jerry’s ice cream

7-Eleven gets exclusive Ben & Jerry’s ice cream

Alana Garrett, Reporter

April 3, 2013

Filed under Reviews

By Alana Garrett Reporter   No longer just a place to get Slurpees or Big Gulps, 7-Eleven has just received an exclusive ice cream flavor...

Motorcycle Club makes great music

Motorcycle Club makes great music

Ruben A. Perez, reporter

April 3, 2013

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By Ruben A. Perez Reporter   Black Rebel Motorcycle Club is back with their sixth album “Specter at the Feast.”  The album is pretty gre...

Hilarious take on typical adventure

Hilarious take on  typical adventure

Ruben A. Perez, Reporter

April 3, 2013

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By Ruben A. Perez Reporter   DC Pierson is back with his newest novel “Crap Kingdom” and it is hilarious.  “Crap Kingdom” is a take...

BC Homestuck fans speak of their fandom

BC Homestuck fans speak of their fandom

Robin Shin, Online Editor

April 3, 2013

Filed under Campus, Features

By Robin Shin Online Editor   The author, Andrew Hussie, is currently known for his webcomic titled “Homestuck.” According to knowyourmeme.com,...

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