Sage Zbinden | JP Scheuble, senior music education major, delivers a harmonious flavor of tunes directly towards the audience straight ahead.

Camerata makes its 2018 debut

California Baptist University has recently started a new, exclusive ensemble called Camerata, which features students in an elite academic and classical ensemble in order to dig into the choral arts at a more advanced level. Camerata was created to explore advanced choral art music and to fulfill its expanded desire to prepare students for music […]

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Millennial generation lowers divorce rate

The latest trend in millennial culture is not avocado toast. According to a study done by Dr. Philip Cohen, professor of sociology at the University of Maryland, the latest trend for millennials is lowering the divorce rate. Recent studies show the main reason behind falling divorce rates is because of millennials waiting until later in […]

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Today is midterm election day, but what do I do?

Midterm elections are today. Have you voted yet? Do you know where to vote? Do you need help understanding all the propositions? Use this guide to help navigate all the complexities of voting today and make your voice heard.   What do I need to do?   Make sure you are registered to vote. Go […]

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 […]


Bombs blast Belgian capital, ISIS claims responsibility Explosions at an airport and subway station in Brussels, Belgium, caused 34 deaths and injured more than 200 March 22. The terrorist group known as ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. Officials are still investigating the claim. Officials have confirmed three bombs entered the airport at around […]


First grader involved in hit-and-run accident in Riverside First grader DeAsha Butts of Highgrove sustained severe injuries Feb. 26 when she was crossing Iowa Avenue near Villa Street in Riverside and was struck by a truck in a hit-and-run. Butts suffered wounds to most of her body and was taken to Loma Linda University Medical […]


Wrestling team makes CBU history The California Baptist University wrestling team claimed CBU’s first RMAC title Jan. 31, at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference championship. The team boasted 133.5 points, earning them the top spot and the trophy for the first time in school history. Joe Fagiano, MBA graduate student, earned co-wrestler honors by winning the […]


Missing Americans kidnapped in Baghdad After the U.S.. State Department confirmed a group of American citizens missing Jan. 17 in Baghdad, security forces discovered they were kidnapped from their interpreter’s apartment, according to Iraqi officials. American and Iraqi authorities are working together to find the current location of the Americans, according to Secretary of State John […]

NEWS BRIEFS – Dec. 4, 2015

Suspect in Paris attack believed to be in Syria New details emerged that a suspect in the Paris attacks, Salah Abdeslam, had purchased detonators from a fireworks shop before the Nov. 13 attacks. French sources, however, have said Belgian-born Abdeslam escaped to Syria. CNN reported the ringleader, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, and another man were planning another […]