Elijah Hickman |Banner | The Dance Club provides a safe place for anyone to learn how to dance.

Dance Club establishes community

Many individuals, especially young adults, enjoy dancing for fun even if it is not in a professional or competitive setting. Dancing can be a relaxing outlet for stress, an effective learning experience or simply an enjoyable way to literally move within a community of others. California Baptist University’s Dance Club gives students the chance to […]

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Out-of-state students discover community, gain experiences

Every year, California Baptist University welcomes a new assortment of students. Universities spanning the country accept students from all across the world. Newcomers range from being local, out-of-state or even international students from many diverse countries. “(In 2019), 9.2 percent came from out of state,” said Greta Anderson, associate director of Undergraduate Admissions. “These were […]

Hayden Schuljak | Banner | Alex Olson, junior political scence major and Arcade Coffee Roasters barista, prepares coffee for tired students.

Wake up Wednesday unites students with coffee, friends

Wake Up Wednesday is a weekly on-campus event where students of California Baptist University can enjoy coffee from Arcade Coffee Roasters. Held every Wednesday from 7:30 a.m.–2 p.m. in Lancer Plaza, Wake Up Wednesday is a great way for students to relax and enjoy a positive atmosphere. Kimberly Gledhill, first year social work graduate student, […]

Hayden Schujak | Banner | Trevor Baker Sophomore Mechanical Engineering Major Rappels off of Sphinx Rock on the edge of Highway 18

Traveling draws students closer to God’s creation

Travel is often on the hearts of young adults, driving within them a deep desire to see God’s creation. Traveling and seeing the world God created is a great way to appreciate the diversity of creation. Adriana Herrera, senior psychology and sociology major, has traveled to places both within the United States and abroad. These […]

Kelsi Stevens | Banner | Many low-waste living essentials, such as sliverware and glass cups, are made of sustainable and recyclable materials. These essentials are also reusable, getting rid of the need for single-use plastics that can pollute the environment.

Low-waste living trend progresses

With the current global attitude shifting to a more environmentally-friendly outlook, many people have started to look at their consumption habits and change their routines to help the planet. One new lifestyle trend that is growing in popularity is the low- waste or zero-waste movement. Alondra Blanco, sophomore environmental science major at California Baptist University […]

Camillie Grochowski | Banner | Hope Jayne, freshman photography major, reads Little Women while lying on a bench near the cottages on campus.

Students try finding time to read during a busy semester

Reading is a pastime that many students enjoy but cannot always find time to do. The stress of school and busy schedules are often what keeps students at California Baptist University from doing so. Dr. Berniece Alspach, associate professor of English, gave many tips on how to find time read. This includes turning off phones […]

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Community life hosts Disney day at Disneyland park

California Baptist University students were given the opportunity to purchase discounted Disneyland tickets on Feb.15 through Community Life for CBU’s annual Disney Day. Students were able to go to either Disneyland or California Adventure with the ticket, priced at $75. A free Disney pin was also included with the purchase of each ticket. Daniel Garcia, […]

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Stop going back home on the weekends

One of the signature traits of California Baptist University is that campus gets a little quiet on the weekends. Parking lots that are usually completely full suddenly have no competition for spaces, all because seemingly half the residential students head home for the weekends. CBU has a prevalent commuter culture throughout the week because approximately […]