Luc Stringer | Banner | Ryan Lee, junior communications major, practices his piano skills before practice begins.

New play “Babette’s Feast” comes to Wallace Theatre

California Baptist University’s Wallace Theatre is bringing a new play to life. “Babette’s Feast” (1987), which takes place in 19th century Norway, will be performed on Feb. 14, 15, 20, 21 and 22. The story revolves around characters Martine and Philippa, two sisters who welcome Babette, a French refugee, into their home in their 19th […]

Kengkue Her | Banner | Michelle Gust, sophomore mechanical engineering major, Kevin Springer, sophomore chemical engineering major, and Victor Becerra, sophomore electrical and computer engineering major, enjoy the Clippers vs Kings basketball game during the Community Life event.

Students attend LA Clippers game

At California Baptist University, there are endless opportunities for students to engage in sporting events, which this year included access to tickets to a Los Angeles Clipper’s game through Community Life. The Los Angeles Clippers went head-to-head with the Sacramento Kings on the basketball court Jan. 30. Community Life gave students the opportunity to witness […]

Elijah Hickman | Banner | Community Life hosts the 2020 Chinese New Year event with the traditional Lion Dance as entertainment and a cultural experience.

Students celebrate the Year of the Rat

California Baptist University’s Community Life and International Student Services offices collaborated to usher in the Lunar New Year on Jan. 28 with lion dancing, festive food and impactful performances. According to the Chinese calendar, this Lunar Year is characterized by their first zodiac sign, the rat. This zodiac sign will begin a new 12-year cycle […]

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Fall or the Spring semester: Which is better?

While spring and fall semester are quite similar, they can also be different in a variety of ways. In an Instagram poll that asked students which semester they like more, the outcome was quite even. Fifty-one percent of students prefer fall and 49 percent prefer spring. Greta Anderson, associate director of Undergraduate Admissions, said that […]

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Undeclared students share diverse experiences

Being a young adult is already a confusing time for anyone. Add in outside pressures including higher education and trying to figure out a future career and the struggle only intensifies. Declaring oneself “undeclared” is not an actual major. It indicates students who have not yet declared an official major. There are currently approximately 80 […]

Austin Romito | Banner | Smoke fills the sky in Riverside because of fires in the surrounding area in August 2018. People hiked to the top of Mt. Rubidoux to get a view of the sunset during the fires.

Riverside views offer higher perspectives of life

In the chaotic life of a college student, it becomes easy to feel overwhelmed by assignments, occupations, extracurriculars and other responsibilities. Taking a step back — or a step up — and viewing life from a wider perspective is sometimes essential.  From a higher level, the little things that cause stress seem to fade away. […]

Alex Iannone | Banner | Chris Kanaan, junior mechanical engineering major, talks to potential employers during the Engineering Fair in the Dennis and Carol Troesh Engineering Building.

Engineering Fair gives opportunities

California Baptist University engineering students of all areas gathered Oct. 23 to meet with prospective employers at the annual Engineering Fair. Fifty companies lined the Dennis and Carol Troesh Engineering Building’s main hall with booths supplying information and representatives to speak with students. The Career Center hosted the Engineering Fair, encouraging students to dress professionally […]

Camille Grochowski | Banner | The ingredients for overnight oats recipe.

Recipes make cooking in dorms easy

California Baptist University has many options for eating on campus, but sometimes students just want to cook in their dorms. A home-cooked meal can bring a sense of comfort to students living away from home. Here are some easy recipes for college students to whip up in their dorm. The mornings can be a tricky […]

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Urban Excursion team serves at Ventura Youth Correctional Facility

Spiritual Life at California Baptist University creates local service projects for students to participate in each school year. These urban excursion trips are an opportunity for students to serve the Southern California region in various ways. An all-women’s team of students visited the female inmates at Ventura Youth Correctional Facility on Nov. 16 on an […]