Madison Santana | Banner | Kate Wagner, junior Christian behavioral science and psychology double major, enjoys picking oranges during the fall semester as a way to decompress from the stress of school.

State park attracts locals

An ocean of citrus trees. The smell of oranges lingering in the breeze. Lush and picturesque grounds. These are just a few things you can experience at the California Citrus State Historic Park in Riverside, only a few miles from California Baptist University’s campus. Resting upon 250 acres of prime agricultural land, the state park […]

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Compassion Projects cultivate hearts to serve

Compassion Ministries, an organization within the Office of Spiritual Life, paved the way for students to serve their Riverside community Sept. 16. Students from California Baptist University gathered at the Office of Spiritual Life before serving at different locations that morning. The volunteers visited The Grove Community Church, Riverside Life Services, The Sheepfold, Sandals Church […]

Aidan Apodaca, senior biology major and forward, dribbles the ball past California State University, San Bernardino, Aug. 31in their opener, winning 4-0.

Apodaca earns honors for men’s soccer

Aidan Apodaca, senior biology major and forward, has been collecting honors from the PacWest Conference and been a leading contributor for the men’s soccer team at California Baptist University. Apodaca was named the PacWest Conference Player of the Week along with Abe Placito, senior business administration major and defender, who was also named Defender of […]

Memes, memes everywhere

Photo Illustration courtesy of Ryan Hodson — Ryan Hodson made this meme in response to being interviewed for this article. The newest internet sensation sweeping the web is the meme phenomenon. They are posted, shared, liked and generated to fit any humorous incident or community culture. Pronounced “mheemz,” memes are pictures that have any number […]

My Little Bronies: a CBU sensation

Bright colors, cute animals and stories about the power of friendship make the perfect recipe for a television show catered to little girls. Yet “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” appeals to an entirely different audience – young men. College-aged men around the country have found something to love in this children’s show, and California Baptist University is not exempt from this phenomenon. Collectively known as “bronies,” they […]