Cheer coach earns state title; hopes to grow the program

With light streaming through the gym’s windows, the women of California Baptist University’s cheer team stunt, tumble and flip through the air under the instruction of Tami Flemming, head cheerleading coach and California State Cheer Coach of the Year. Cheerpros, the host of the California State Cheer Championships, named Flemming Coach of the Year Jan. […]

Rock Solid

Dozens of California Baptist University students, faculty, staff and Riverside community members joined in on the new CBU Recreational Center ribbon-cutting ceremony Jan 14. The event, moved indoors because of cold temperatures and high winds, began with words from Alex Wright, president of Associated Students of California Baptist University. “This is a great, tangible piece […]

FedEx Express donates Boeing 727-200F to CBU Aviation Science Department

FedEx Express donated a Boeing 727-200F aircraft Jan. 10 to California Baptist University’s Department of Aviation Science. The plane made its final landing at Riverside Municipal Airport before taxiing through an arch of water, a symbolic gesture to mark the plane’s 33 years of successful flights. After three decades spent in the air, the aircraft […]

Alumnus, rock star returns for Homecoming

On Nov. 1, Andrew Shirley, guitarist for Switchfoot, did something he never thought he would — returned to his alma mater as a rock star. “(Music) is something that I always loved to do but not something that I thought would actually pan out,” Shirley said. “It is a rare thing.” Performing at California Baptist University for its annual Homecoming event kickoff concert was all about a return […]