The holiday season brings cheer, music to students

Christmas is just around the corner and students at California Baptist University are excited to get into the Christmas spirit. Here are some of CBU student’s favorite songs of the season. Many students, such as sophomore psychology major Gerardo Bran chose “Baby it’s Cold Outside” by Idina Menzel & Michael Bublé because of the chemistry […]

Kengkue Her | Banner | A mixed media art piece designed by CBU students, Alex Degortari, Annabelle Lim, Celia Hinzman, Christina Izaguirre, Elijah Troni, Mayuli Lemus, Miracleous Owens, Monica Preciado, Sara Davis, Sarah Chiu, is on display outside of the Riverside Art Museum as part of a special art installation during the Mission Inn’s annual Festival of Lights.

Student art debuts at Festival of Lights

Students work eagerly together, covered in paint, to create an advent calendar and construct an abstract hourglass for this year’s sculptures for the Mission Inn’s  Hotel & Spa’s Festival of Lights. Riverside’s Festival of Lights is an annual tradition where attendees celebrate the holidays with food and entertainment while witnessing the historic Mission Inn covered […]

Kim Eun-Ha, 56, takes photos of the front of Mission Inn during the festival of lights. She traveled from San Jose to see the lights for the first time.

Annual Festival of Lights returns downtown

In its 26th year, the Riverside Festival of Lights has significantly impacted the Riverside community. The official 2018 lighting took place Nov. 23, and the display will continue until Jan. 6, 2019. Many consider the event a staple in the Southern California holiday season. It showcases the historic Mission Inn Hotel & Spa’s display of […]

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Numbers on scale do not represent overall health

“I need to lose weight” is a phrase commonly said by people after they step on a scale and see the numbers that appear in front of them. With the holidays fast approaching, some may feel the need to restrict themselves from eating his or her favorite foods out of fear of their weight increasing. […]

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Classic slasher film returns

After 40 years and a seven-film franchise, the cult-classic “Halloween” (2018) released its newest installment Oct 19. and directed by David Gordon Green. In 1978, director John Carpenter terrified the world with what many people claim as the first slasher film. Long-time fans will see Jamie Lee Curtis reprising her role as Laurie Strode, the […]

How to: Curing homesickness

When leaving for college, homesickness can become a real issue. For students like Marie Hannula, junior sociology major from Tacoma, Wash., college becomes a learning process for not only getting a degree, but also coming to terms with living away from family and friends. “It is tough being away from home at times, especially when exciting things are happening back at home,” Hannula said. For others like Hannah Stipek, […]