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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

Upcoming CSUB hotel spurs art performance
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Upcoming CSUB hotel spurs art performance

Correction: This article was updated on June 10 to clarify points in the photo caption. California State University, Bakersfield has been spending a lot of money recently on bettering the campus like the new student housing and the new art building. However, some individuals may feel like some of these investments are unnecessary. A recent project … Continue reading

Runner Clip: Holocaust Survivor
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Runner Clip: Holocaust Survivor

Holocaust survivor and California State University, Bakersfield guest speaker Dorothy Greenstien discusses losing her parents at age 11 and shares items she has held close to her heart for decades. She gives The Runner Online reporter Mark Felix the inspirational message to “never give up.” Dorothy Greenstien also shared her story with guests at the … Continue reading