The Renegade Rip

Mind-Reading Group Returns to BC

Jocelyn Sandusky, Features Editor

January 23, 2020

Las Vegas-based mentalist group, The Perceptives, entertained Bakersfield College students on Jan. 22 with a free show inside The Huddle.  For the second year in a row, board-certified mentalist Richard Aimes kicked off Welcome Week with an interactive and participatory mind-reading act. The event was sponsored by the Office of Student Activities and the Office of Stude...

BC kicks off new semester with Welcome Week

Alex Gutierrez, Reporter

September 5, 2019

Bakersfield College rolled out all the festivities to welcome in returning & new students for the new fall semester. The week-long event known as ‘Welcome Week’ hosts all kinds of different events starting the first day of classes, exclusively for the week of Aug. 26 – Sep. 5. There was a lot of excitement from students since Welcome Week offers a variety of free...

Jessica McGrath and Dominica Dominguez assist first year BC student Christian Davis in locating his classroom.

Bakersfield College Student Welcome Week

January 16, 2019

The spring semester kicked off at Bakersfield College and with that came an array of first time and returning students, including the frantic search for...

Sheila Kolodji and Dominique Harrison slide down the obstacle course on Aug. 28.

Bakersfield College students took part in an obstacle course during Welcome Week

August 31, 2018

Bakersfield College’s Office of Student Life hosted a Renegades Rule: Obstacle Course on Aug. 28, on the Student Services Lawn. Campus Center is home...

BC Welcome Week comes back Fall 2018

Haley Duval, Reporter

August 30, 2018

As incoming and returning students at Bakersfield College start the fall semester, they are welcome back with multiple campus events. Each year Welcome Week give a chance to connect with other fellow Renegades and the Bakersfield College community.  Throughout the week students were welcome to attend any of the events, such as the School Supply Giveaway, where students of...

Representatives from the school and community wait for someone to provide them with information about clubs

The Spring Involvement Festival encourages BC students to get involved

January 28, 2018

As part of Welcome Week, the Spring Involvement Festival on Jan. 23 featured representatives from clubs and the community.  The representatives who set...

Welcome week at BC welcomes new students to campus

Jenny Brito, Reporter

September 7, 2017

Bakersfield College welcomed new students with activities, food, music, and entertainment. During the first two weeks of class, Welcome Week introduced students to life as BC renegades. Welcome Week has become a yearly event; this year, the event was held from Aug. 21 to Sept. 2. Activities included everything from movie screenings to concerts and more. For most of the...

Mentalist eases minds for students

Mentalist eases minds for students

February 1, 2017

Accompanied by his partner Marielle Aimes, mentalist Rich Aimes did a comedy hypnosis show and a workshop to rid students of test anxiety in the Bakersfield...

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