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“Adios Amor” depicts the true story of the first female union representative

“Adios Amor” depicts the true story of the first female union representative

Rosa Salazar, Copy Editor

April 5, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features

The Edward Simonsen Performing Arts Center Theater at Bakersfield College had a screening of the documentary, “Adios Amor: The Search for Maria Moreno”...

Speakers talk and perform as part of a series for Women’s History Month

Speakers talk and perform as part of a series for Women’s History Month

March 27, 2019

As part of Women's History Month and More (WHAM), the Levan Center at Bakersfield College hosted, “Exhume and Release: An Evening of Poetry, Art and...

This year’s theme for BC’s WHAM is about women and war

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

February 22, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features

In 1980, former president Jimmy Carter issued a Presidential Proclamation for National Women’s History Week for the week of March 8. Later, in 1987, Congress expanded the celebration to a month, making March National Women’s History Month. At Bakersfield College, Women’s History and More (WHAM) organizes a wide array of events that will feature guest speakers, movie...

This year’s theme for BC’s WHAM is about women and war

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

February 22, 2019

Filed under Campus, Features

In 1980, former president Jimmy Carter issued a Presidential Proclamation for National Women’s History Week for the week of March 8. Later, in 1987, Congress expanded the celebration to a month, making March National Women’s History Month. At Bakersfield College, Women’s History and More (WHAM) organizes a wide array of events that will feature guest speakers, movie...

BC prepares lineup for women’s history month

Fernanda Martinez, Reporter

March 2, 2017

Filed under Features

In 1987, the month of March became the National Women’s History Month in the United States. Since then, Bakersfield College’s Women’s History and More (W.H.A.M.), led by psychology professor Pat Thomas, was formed by faculty and staff and to commemorate March as Women’s History Month. The W.H.A.M. committee was later chaired by history professor Ann Wiederrecht. To...

BC celebrates Women’s History Month

Sharida Rejon, Features Editor

March 19, 2014

Filed under The Spotlight

The annual Women’s History and More Month at Bakersfield College has kicked off, and they have a series of events planned to honor the historical accomplishments of women. One of these events was Women in a World of Men: Legendary Leaders at BC, which took place on March 10. During this event, panelists Marci Lingo, a reference librarian at Bakersfield College, and Jerr...

Women’s History Month is showcased at BC

Patricia Rocha, Reporter

February 27, 2013

Filed under News

As the month of March approaches, so does Women’s History Month here at Bakersfield College. To celebrate WHAM, BC has organized four free events, open to the public, that pay tribute to international women. These events mainly consist of panels and talks discussing women’s issues. According to the official WHAM at BC website, “International women will host two...

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