Courtesy of Rachel Bolinger | Rachel Bolinger, sophomore international marketing major, hand makes clay earrings and sews masks that she sells as part of her small business @mariejocale on Instagram.

DIY clay earring trend rises during summer 2020

Polymer clay earrings have been around for years, but it was not until recently that the pieces began to trend across social media. As people around the world sought out quarantine hobbies, clay earrings just so happened to be a top contender. Rachel Bolinger, sophomore international marketing major, was inspired to start creating homemade jewelry […]

Sophie Gravitt | Banner | The completed DIY project, the quote strings hung up on the wall with flowers in between each row.

Lifestyle Tries: Quote Strings

During this time of quarantine, many students are probably spending a lot of time in their rooms. For students with a blank wall, nothing to fill it, an empty wallet and tons of time their hands, Lifestyle Tries is here to help students spice up their rooms in a cheap, easy way. Supplies needed: a […]

Madison Santana | Banner | Randi Wuflestad, sophomore Journalism major, makes flower wall art for her chic dorm room with a few simple supplies and a hot glue gun.

Lifestyle Tries: Flower-wall decor

There is no doubt that having an “Insta-worthy” dorm room can be a pricey thing to achieve. However, why overspend on décor when the same product, or perhaps something even better, can be recreated for less money? Not only does this route entail less spending, but it is also a fun and creative way to […]

Engineers save money by creating ‘Do-It-Yourself’ projects

Some engineering students at California Baptist University have gone the extra mile and are trying to save money by taking on do-it-yourself projects. Students like Jacob Herington, junior mechanical engineering major, are working on a few do-it-yourself projects. Recently, he build his own stereo and worked on a rifle target he found to be convenient […]