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New Events Center houses annual Midnight Madness

“We’re all in this together.” This was the message Rick Croy, men’s head basketball coach at California Baptist University, gave to students at the first Midnight Madness to take place in the new Events Center. The annual event featured a performance from the five-time national champion CBU cheer team, a dunk contest and a three-point […]

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CBU Sends Harvey Relief Team

A team of 50 California Baptist University students and staff flew to Texas to serve homeowners affected by Hurricane Harvey, a Category 4 hurricane that lasted nine days, spread across 3,100 miles and caused billions of dollars of damage in the coastal bend regions of Texas. The team was split up into four groups, visiting […]

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WooFest wows crowd with Fox Theater performance

California Baptist University students donned their most formal attire Feb. 17 and headed to the Fox Performing Arts Center in downtown Riverside for this year’s WooFest. The theme of the event was “Bond, James Bond,” portrayed by Chris Pearce, senior business administration major. What started as an event in the Alumni Dining Commons, WooFest reached […]

[Randy Plavajka | Banner] Brandon McCormick (left), senior kinesiology major; Myles Porter, freshman kinesiology major, and Matt Spoelstra, junior biology major, accelerate off the line of scrimmage as Fruit of the Boom practices running plays for the upcoming intramural flag football season.

It’s more than a game, it’s a legacy

With cleats laced, a Playmaker secured on his forearm and a look of determination, Chase Chambers stares out at the Front Lawn of California Baptist University where his team prepares for a championship-defending season of flag football. The senior healthcare administration major and quarterback captains Goon Squad, a team comprised of equal parts athleticism and […]