The Runner

Cobb proud of his time on the CSUB wrestling team

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary, Sports, Wrestling

By Esteban Ramirez Sports Editor   People may know Brian Cobb for being a mixed martial arts athlete or director of operations for CSU Bakersfield’s wrestling program, but for him it all started as a part of the...

The evolution of The Runner

Josh Bennett

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary

Managing Editor   The year is 1970, and California State University, Bakersfield has only been offering classes for three months. At a table inside of Pizzaville, a meeting was held to organize and work on a newspaper for th...

McElree thankful for her time at CSUB

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary, Basketball, Sports

By Esteban Ramirez Sports Editor   It has been over eight years for Katie McElree since she left her mark on the CSU Bakersfield women’s basketball team, but she still enjoys every experience she had as a student...

CSUB wrestling helped Neal find his focus

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary, Sports, Wrestling

By Esteban Ramirez Sports Editor   Many may recognize Stephen Neal for his time with the New England Patriots, but it was his experiences and time on the CSU Bakersfield wrestling team that helped him get there. “That’s...

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Anthony Jauregui and Richard Garibay

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary

Senior Reporter and Assistant Opinion Editor   May 29, 1991: Classifieds were on and poppin’ throughout the 90s. Classifieds are on their way out as of 2015 with the creation of Craigslist and other social networking ...

Campus music scene has always been present

Shelby Parker

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary

Senior Columnist Over the past 40 years, The Runner has covered numerous music-related stories, not only on the California State University, Bakersfield campus, but also out in the community. The newspaper has been provid...

The early days of Student Union

Marizza Espinosa

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary

Reporter   Some may believe that the Student Union at CSU Bakersfield was built with the first few buildings of the university. However, the Student Union is a younger addition.   The May 4th, 1994 issue of The Runner presented tha...

Love connection at The Runner

Shelby Parker

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary

Senior Columnist They say that when you aren’t looking for love, that’s usually when it finds you. In the midst of focusing on school, career and family, sometimes the stars align and the one person you didn’t know you ne...

CSUB helped prepare former runner for his future

February 16, 2015

Filed under 40th Anniversary, Sports

By Esteban Ramirez Sports Editor     When the movie “McFarland USA” hits theaters on Feb. 20, more people across the country will know about the impact that Johnny Samaniego and his teammates made on...

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