Illustration event ‘Iridescence’ shares students’ artistic talents

California Baptist University recently held an event called Iridescence: An Illustrated Journey. This is a new showcase to show off our talented illustration students and all the dedication they put into their work. Candace Brabant, adjunct professor of illustration, is in charge of the digital portion of the illustration department and cares a lot about […]

Carly Brunner, freshman illustration major, sketches in her favorite spot at California Baptist University.

Artist of the issue: Illustrator Carly Brunner

Students enrolled in the CAVAD program at California Baptist University are all exceptional artists in their own way. Carly Brunner, freshman illustration major, is one of these students. She describes her work as “free-spirited.” “I create work that reflects my own feelings, and my style is also very similar to my personality,” Brunner said. Brunner […]

Joel Fisher, senior comedic arts and philosophy double major, plays Cowardly Lion in CBU Theatre’s production of Wizard of Oz. The ensemble surrounds Fisher during “The Mary Old land of OZ” in act two.

Theater performs ‘Wizard of Oz’

Toto, I don’t think we’re in Kansas anymore. California Baptist University’s Wallace Theatre is presenting “The Wizard of Oz” by Frank L. Baum. The story incorporates elements of traditional magic, such as a wizard (of course), witches (good and bad) and the American reality of dealing with a Kansas cyclone in the 20th century. Sophia […]

Austin Esquerra, junior mechanical engineering major, lifts Mikayla McAtee, senior interculural studies major, over his head at the swing dancing club.

Students enjoy swing dance and community

Since the beginning of time, humans have been dancing. From David worshiping the Lord to the Victorian era, ballroom dancing has been a large part of culture, history, life and expression. This historic theme continues within our current context with an unofficial swing dancing club on campus. The swing dancing club meets at 9:30 p.m. […]

The sun sets behind the Mickey Ferris Wheel in California Adventure.

Disney is making housing in California

The Disney takeover is here. While it is fun to watch Disney movies, occasionally hit the theme parks and maybe even ride a Disney cruise, you can now actually live the Disney life. Disney is beginning to construct its first Californian Disney community  called Contino, which will be situated between the mountains of the Coachella […]

Lilliane Vargas, sophomore studio production major, takes time to perfect her skills on her guitar.

Artist of the issue: Lilliane Vargas creates music from the heart

The Shelby and Ferne Collinsworth School of Music at California Baptist University has made it its mission to inspire students to the highest standards of musical craft and prepare them for success in musical professions. “Music is a universal language — no matter where you are, no matter the place, music will always be there,” […]