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Local designer strengthens herself through her passion for fashion

Alexis Shofner, Staff Writer May 5, 2022

Paris, France is commonly referred to as the fashion capital of the world, being home to the first fashion designer and leader of all things couture-related. Since its creation in 1826 fashion has evolved...

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‘Kaisen 0’ follows story of undying love

Marlene Herrera, Staff Writer April 28, 2022

Anime lovers, specifically Jujutsu Kaisen fanatics, long anticipated the showing of the prequel to the beloved series.  Jujutsu Kaisen 0 (JJK) is part of the manga series written and illustrated by...

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Movie Review: Frida continues to influence others with her legacy of perseverance

Marlene Herrera , Staff Writer April 26, 2022

Frida (2002) goes out of its way to portray the life of now widely known and recognized painter and feminist, Frida Kahlo, with the portrayal of critical and pivotal events of her life while at the same...

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Five Ways to Go Green in College

Alexis Shofner, Staff Writer April 25, 2022

Being sustainable as a college student doesn’t cost much more than some dedication and spirit. There are often courses available to learn more about environmental awareness as well as clubs both on campus...

Najeeb Darwish and Viviana Ramirez, the founders of the club. They were volunteering their time at the edible garden, weeding and cleaning out the storage.

Coalition of Chicken Enthusiasts is one of CSU Bakersfield’s newest clubs

Fatyma Cendejas, Staff Writer April 5, 2022

The C.C.E, Coalition of Chicken Enthusiasts is one of CSU Bakersfield’s newest clubs. It was established back in December 2020. Viviana Ramirez, a psychology major and French minor, is the president...

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Turning Red Movie Review: On the Comfort of Coming of Age Movies

Marlene Herrera, Staff Writer April 5, 2022

Turning Red perfectly conveys how uncomfortable and awkward it is to wake up and discover your body is changing and everyone around can see it.  This coming of age story is told through the portrayal...

The view of the market from The Hen’s Roost garage.

Small businesses showcase products at Bakersfield second Saturday event

Jocelyn Green, Staff Writer April 2, 2022

The city of Bakersfield had a second Saturday on March 12, 2022 downtown at the farmers market. The event had some small businesses showcasing their supplies and products. One of the small businesses named...

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Although Love is Universal, Love Languages Are Not

Yasmin Marcelo, Special to The Runner April 2, 2022

When asked if they are familiar with the feeling of love, most people are likely to say yes. Whether it may be familial, platonic, or romantic, people have felt the emotion at least once in their lifetime....

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Food Review: Eating Vegan at O Ramen

Alexis Shofner, Staff Writer April 1, 2022

Over the years, O Ramen has become more than a spot to eat; it has evolved into my favorite comfort space away from home.   I paid the restaurant my first visit in 2018 a year after their grand opening...

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Runner Recipe: Chicken Enchiladas de Mole Oaxaqueño

Marlene Herrera , Staff Writer March 31, 2022

With summer time coming, my family makes sure to prioritize making all of our favorite warm foods before the weather gets too hot to enjoy. One of my family’s favorites meals are chicken enchiladas de...

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Elden Ring Review: Figuring Out the Story

Marlene Herrera, Staff Writer March 22, 2022

On Feb. 25, the fantasy game Elden Ring was released after approximately 6 years of development. This action role playing game was developed by FromSoftware and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment.   Although...

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Dr. Amy Reed-Sandoval on Developing Feminist Perspective on Privacy

Marlene Herrera, Staff Writer March 22, 2022

On March 3, CSU Bakersfield hosted a lecture by Dr. Amy Reed-Sandoval, an assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Las Vegas, Nevada as part of Kegley Institute of Ethics Community and Colloquia...

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