Kristen Vargas | Banner | Steven Dahlgren, assistant professor of music, shares his knowledge on conducting and music education with the high school choir program, Young Musicians.

Inland Empire sends students to train at CBU

The Inland Empire Musical Arts program has introduced the Young Musicians program at California Baptist University to promote musical development among high school students in the local community. Students from ninth to 12th grades participate in bands such as Honor Symphonic Band, Honor String Orchestra and Encore Honor Choir. Michelle Elliot, Inland Empire Musical Arts […]

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Phishing scams on the rise for students and faculty

October’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month has been prioritized by Information Technology Services at California Baptist University to raise awareness of the dangers of email phishing, which has affected students and faculty. Phishing occurs when scammers attempt to get personal information from victims, such as bank account information, credit card numbers and passwords. This year’s theme is […]

Sage Zbinden | Banner | Justine Tiu, alumna harp performance major with a masters in in flute performance, delicately strums her harp, creating a harmonious tone.

Students and alumni compete for Symphony Orchestra in Concerto competition

A musical crescendo filled the air Sept. 29 at California Baptist University’s Joann Hawkins Music Building as students performed in the final round of the School of Music’s Concerto Competition. The six finalists competed against one another for a chance to become guest soloists in CBU’s Symphony Orchestra. This was a first-ever final round event […]

Kengkue Her | The Banner | Dancers perform traditional Hispanic dances at the Hispanic Heritage Fiesta on stage showcasing their culture.

Campus celebrates Hispanic heritage

California Baptist University celebrated one aspect of its diversity Sept. 19 with the Hispanic Heritage Fiesta on campus. Students were able to enjoy multiple activities such as crafts, mini-soccer and lots of food. DJ Barbedo the Chef performed for CBU students along with a dance group called the Riverside Ballet crew. Churros, horchata and paletas […]

Danielle Lutjens | Elaina Thompson, a freshman majoring in Psychology, and Jacob Gomez, a freshman majoring in Health Science, seem to be enjoying the TWIRP week festivities as they share a laugh together at the baseball game.

Campus tradition continues to excite returning students

The time has come for women to ask out the men and friends to come together at California Baptist University for TWIRP week. TWIRP week or “The Woman is Required to Pay” is an event in which the women of CBU break social norms and ask men out to any of the events CBU hosts […]

Future students view CBU

One hundred and seventy prospective students of California Baptist University attended Lancer Night, April 10 to finalize their decision on whether CBU is the college for them. Students toured the CBU campus to discover what the school could bring to their college experience and were able to get to know CBU’s community on a personal […]

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Art fosters friendship

Create event encourages students to get involved on campus. Students were able to express their artistic creative ways in the Community Life Lounge while meeting new people at the Comm Life Creative event March 27 at California Baptist University. Activities at this event  included hand lettering, watercolor painting, card making, canvas crafting, and 3D modeling. […]