The Runner

Runner Cast: Carrie Swidecki dances for the kids at the Runner Dance Marathon

April 28, 2014

Fernando Miranda Multimedia Reporter Guinness World Record Holder Carrie Swidecki took some time at the end of the Runner Dance Marathon to answer a few questions for Runner Cast. Here is what she had to say: [soundcloud url="ht...

Pink Beret Club

April 16, 2014

By Kristen Garza There’s a new club on campus known as the Pink Beret and they have big plans to help the Kern County community. The Pink Beret is unique in that they focus on two areas within Kern County that need attention,...

Students prep to study abroad.

April 16, 2014

By Maggie Rodriguez Imagine having the opportunity to study in another country, meet new people, learn a new language and travel the world! Now, what if you didn’t have to imagine? Thanks to the California State University...

Runner Cast: An evening with journalist Ann Simmons

Fernando Miranda

March 5, 2014

Multimedia Reporter Welcome 'Runners! I was fortunate to be able to interview LA Times Video Journalist Ann Simmons after her discussion on Feb. 24, 2014 in the Student Union Multipurpose Room at California State University, Bakersfield. We talked about Russia, where she worked as a foreign correspondent,...

Runner Cast: Spotlight on the Arts- Opera Scenes Winter ’14

Fernando Miranda

March 5, 2014

Multimedia Reporter I had a chance to talk to Ashton Smith about her scene "Susannah" by Carlisle Floyd in "An Evening of Opera Scenes" on Jan. 31, 2014 in the Doré Theatre at California State University, Bakersfield and catch up with CSUB Opera Program Director Dr. Chang after her directing h...


March 2, 2014

Associated Students, Inc. had several topics on their agenda during their Friday, Feb. 21 meeting. The first topic of discussion was making sure students take full advantage of the scholarships available to them. Academic...

Garden to grace grounds near SRC

November 13, 2013

Sandy Ornelas Staff Writer With three construction projects underway, the next important project for CSUB is the University Garden which is opening in the spring of next year and will be clearing the ground in the winter. The...

New club geared toward children and families

October 15, 2013

By Jacquie Russo Staff Writer A new student organization on campus called CAFS (child, adolescent and family studies) is focused on helping the children of families in need. Some families frequently struggle with finances for...

How can The Runner improve?

Garrett Geissel

June 5, 2013

Staff Writer A tremendous amount of work goes into producing The Runner here on campus, but what do students think of the school newspaper? After interviewing a variety of different students, I was surprised at some of the o...

Parents and students get tools for academic planning at College: Making it Happen!

March 13, 2013

Yenny Nolasco Staff Writer On Saturday, March 9, the Southern San Joaquin Valley Cal-SOAP (Student Opportunity Access Program) presented "College: Making it Happen! Educational Forum" at the Icardo Center. The annual event ...

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