Kengkue Her | Banner A newly acquired CBU Piper Arrow sits on the flight line ready for flight.

CBU’s aircraft provide superior safety, technology

The Department of Aviation Science at California Baptist University purchased new planes from Piper Aircraft to help students learn more advanced aircraft systems and cut down on logistical costs.  The new fleet, consisting primarily of Piper Archer aircraft, offers a new computer system that increases situational awareness and makes it easier to maintain than the […]

Sage Zbinden | Banner Lucas Mitose, junior healthcare administration major and Jonah Mackin, Graduate assistant for the Spiritual Life office, both are extremely excited to pack Children Hunger Fund Boxes.

Campus fundraiser feeds families

Students filled Stamps Courtyard April 2 at California Baptist University to help pack boxes for the Children’s Hunger Fund for the third year in a row. Similar to Operation Christmas Child events, students came together to pack boxes for families in need. This time, however, the boxes were full of nonperishable food items. The Children’s […]

Kengkue Her | Banner Carissa Rivette, sophomore undeclared, Joseph Kim, sophomore biology pre-med, Katelynn Murphy, junior environmental science, and Caleb Lee, sophomore business marketing, measure their hole to see if their tree will fit.

Students celebrate Earth Day 2019

Earth Day started out as an American movement but is now an international event. California Baptist University holds events to promote being environmentally friendly with various activities such as Arbor Day and city clean up days throughout the year. Sen. Gaylord Nelson (D-MD) in 1963 told Congress that politicians need to take charge of raising […]

Tyler Bradley | Banner Prospective students walk the red carpet to sign their name after committing to attend California Baptist University.

Prospective students experience CBU

Prospective California Baptist University students had the opportunity to get a taste of CBU’s environment and community April 9 at the annual Lancer Day. Lancer Day is an event designed and targeted specifically at students who have been accepted for the Fall 2019 semester.  At the event, students are provided the chance to do activities […]

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Public Safety Services responds to speed bump concerns

Since spring break ended, the most-discussed issue on California Baptist University’s campus is the newly installed speed bumps. Students said they are concerned about inconvenience and damage to their vehicles, which has caused many to drive around speed bumps or through the Yeager Parking Lot to avoid them. There are at least 55 speed bumps […]

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Elite universities under investigation

Eight elite universities are currently under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education for possible violations of cheating on standardized tests and bribery among college coaches and school officials. The elite universities involved in this scandal had a reputation of only admitting students who worked vigorously to earn good grades and achieve the best scores […]

Riverside firefighters stand at attention April 16 as law enforcement officers from across the nation arrive at Harvest Christian Fellowship for Sgt. Steve Licon's memorial service. Banner | Robert Jordan

Riverside community honors fallen CHP officer

A California Highway Patrol officer who was killed on duty by an allegedly drunken driver April 6 was honored April 16 in memorial services at Harvest Christian Fellowship at 10 a.m. A procession for Sgt. Steve Licon began at 7:30 a.m. at Acheson & Graham Garden of Prayer Mortuary on Magnolia Avenue and continued Harvest […]

Courtesy of Athletics | Samantha Martirez, junior journalism major, competes in the Battle At The Rock tournament at University of California, Riverside.

Martirez impacts CBU golf

Samantha Martirez, junior journalism and new media major,  has contributed to the women’s golf team at California Baptist University for three years. Martirez is originally from Manggahan Pasig City, Philippines. She was introduced to golf by her father when she was 10 years old.  “I remember watching Tiger Woods on TV and I was like, […]