The Runner

Farewell to the Super Semester

March 9, 2016

Filed under Editorials

As the winter quarter at CSU Bakersfield draws to a close, and as the school continues to prepare for its transition into the semester system, current students bid farewell to one of the school’s worst pastimes: a phenomenon...

Memo misleads: clarifying the impending strike

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, Editorials, Faculty Strike

STAFF EDITORIAL Recently, the office of President Horace Mitchell circulated a memorandum to students concerning issues involving the possible faculty strike in April. What is heinous in this memo is the fact that the adminis...

Homecoming plays right into college students likes

February 24, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

This Saturday’s homecoming dance begs the same question it does every year: is college really the time or place for a school dance? The short answer is yes. The long answer is heck yes. College students have the perfect kind...

CSUB needs to reexamine the food situation

February 9, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Frustration over the food options on campus at CSU Bakersfield is reaching a critical mass within the student body, and for good reason. Between the inflated prices and the limited diversity, our campus cuisine leaves much to...

STAFF EDITORIAL: IAPs are not students only options

January 19, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Individualized Academic Plans are the best way a student can figure out how their college experience could be laid out, especially with CSU Bakersfield’s switch to the semester system next fall. However, many students are appr...

Staff Editorial: Information is power

October 20, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Staff Editorial   The digital age has fostered the rise of a new form of currency. Information is power, and all students deserve to have reasonable access to information. When the gatekeepers of that information are...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Guns shouldn’t be our legacy

October 13, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

There comes a point in a progressive, civilized society where you must collectively decide what is of paramount value to that society. What, as a whole, is most important about the legacy of that society is left to the annals...

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