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Hall’s status as speaker uncertain

By Steven Barker Senior Staff Writer While Bakersfield Mayor Harvey Hall is scheduled as the keynote speaker for California State University, Bakersfield’s June 13 commencement, a recent hip surgery renders his status as speaker uncertain. As listed on Hall’s Facebook page, Hall suffered a fractured hip while leaving City Hall on Wednesday, May 28. Hall … Continue reading

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CSUB introduces e-tickets, mulls long-term ceremony changes

By Steven Barker Senior Staff Writer As both an effort to improve convenience and reduce the length of California State University, Bakersfield’s graduation ceremonies, the university is contemplating changes in structural and ticketing procedures. Two such changes will be available this June. The first – the introduction of electronic tickets – will be featured in … Continue reading