Campus Health Center strives for student wellness

By Alex Ripepi Managing Editor After last year’s flu season, with Kern County experiencing 18 deaths as of February, the California State University Bakersfield Student Health Center is making strides to ensure that as many students as possible can receive Influenza vaccinations. Because the initial order of last year’s 250 vaccines was depleted, this year … Continue reading


ASI President, Executive VP discuss plans for year

During the spring quarter of California State University, Bakersfield’s 2013-2014 school year, students Derek Stotler and Mike Kwon ran for and were elected ASI President and Executive Vice President for the 2014-2015 school year. The following is entry is a question-and-answer with Stotler and Kwon regarding their objectives for the upcoming school year. Steven Barker: … Continue reading


Mitchell reviews past decade as university president

By Steven Barker News Editor In July 2004, Horace Mitchell became the President of California State University, Bakersfield. The conclusion of the 2013-2014 school year marked his tenth full year in office. The following entry is a question-and-answer article in which Mitchell reflects on the progression of his career, some of his highlights during his … Continue reading

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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