Helping ministry close to home

California Baptist University’s Office of Spiritual Life offers students the opportunity to turn a weekend into a time of service through Urban Excursion. “It provides opportunity for students to serve in ministry in an urban setting and gives exposure to a variety of ministries taking place,” Brett Vowell, director of chapel and compassion ministries, said. […]

News Briefs Feb. 11, 2011

LANCER 5000 California Baptist University’s Cross Country and Track programs are hosting the Lancer 5000 during the Homecoming weekend. The race will be held Feb. 12, with registration and bib pick-up starting at 6 a.m. and the race beginning at 8 a.m. The cost is $25 and $10 for CBU students. Proceeds from race will […]

Seniors leave a road to follow

Anyone who walks around California Baptist University will see senior class gifts from years past. These gifts include renovations to the James Building, barbecue pits, benches and bronze statues. The senior class of 2011 voted in November 2010 to tear down a wall in the University Place Apartments to create a path that would lead […]

Higher Education Deviation

It has been less than a month since Jerry Brown’s inauguration as California’s governor and tackling the state budget has been his first act as governor. Every year the governor and the legislatures collaborate to pass a state budget that decides how our taxes will be spent on services such as education, the environment and […]

Simmons Hall fashions dresses for Africa

The Resident Adviser staff of Simmons Hall sponsored Dresses for Africa, an event where residents were given the opportunity to create stylish sundresses to be sent overseas. Simmons Hall partnered with Little Dresses for Africa, a non-profit Christian-based ministry from Michigan. Since its beginnings, the organization experienced great growth and sent more than 120,000 dresses […]

News Briefs Jan. 28, 2011

5K RUN/WALK FOR BONAMINIO The 5th Annual Riverside Raincross 5K Run/Walk at Historic Fairmount Park is being held by the City of Riverside Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department. The Run/Walk will be Saturday, Feb. 19 from 7:30 – 10 a.m. at Fairmount Park, located at 2601 Fairmount Boulevard. The top three males and females […]

The science of borrowing

A new report released by the Pew Research Center found that more college students are accepting loans and in larger amounts. The study found that in 2008, 60 percent of graduates with Bachelor’s degrees borrowed more than in 1996, when only 52 percent of students took out loans. It also reported that among the 2008 […]