Gabrielle Tieman | Banner | Joy Keley, junior illustration major, gets food from Leslie Shelton, director of International Student Services, during the International Celebration Weeks' foreign food affair.

Students celebrate culture

International Celebration Week, which occurred Nov. 18-21, is an annual event meant to celebrate and honor international students and allow domestic and international students to bond, giving students an opportunity to learn about other cultures represented on California Baptist University’s campus. Leslie Shelton, director of International Student Services, said, “By coming to the events, domestic […]

Gabrielle Tieman | Banner | Maddie Baker, junior psychology major, helps her team build a fence for an elementary school in Twain

International Service Projects Influence Culture

Students are often so focused on their own environment that they forget how many different cultures there are in the world. International Service Projects give students the opportunity to experience cultures around the world. The main purpose of ISP trips is to serve by bringing the gospel to other regions of the world, such as […]

Kelsie Stevens | Banner | Sabrina Tamimi, senior environmental science major, enjoys a moon cake, a traditional food eaten ruing the Moon Festival, with her friend in honor of the Chinese holiday.

Riverside Celebrates Moon Festival

It may not be known to some, but Riverside has a rich Asian-American history in its roots. This year to celebrate East Asian culture, Riverside will be hosting its 15th Annual Moon Festival at the Heritage House, Sept. 13. The Moon Festival, also known as the mid-Autumn festival, is an East Asian celebration celebrated in […]

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International Service Projects see changes this coming year

International Service Projects at California Baptist University have changed since the mobilization sector of the Office of Spiritual Life added new opportunities for students and updated the training process. With four different opportunities for Lancers, ISP is a growing ministry. The four types of ISP trips include Encounter, Engagement, Immersion, and the newest addition, Launch. Launch […]

Students Travel Abroad over Summer

CBU student summer travels from Lancer Media Group on Vimeo. After a year full of lectures, classes, papers and presentations, California Baptist University students explored outside the Inland Empire to experience different cultures with friends and family. The video recaps the following students summer travels. Bali, Indonesia—Jesse Chen, Keegan Rivera, Walker Goodman, Cale Bell, Makiah […]