Athletics works with media

California Baptist University’s athletics communication staff works to manage media development and communication strategies for every sport within the department. Andrew Shortall, Daniel Cook and Daniel Cross are each assigned sports at CBU to promote through creating social media content and acting as a liaison with any media that wants interviews with coaches and players. […]

Luc Stringer | Banner | Caleb Chong, freshman film major, stands alone on the empty CBU campus.

Opinion: Post-apocalyptic media has shaped our response to COVID-19

A viral infection. A race for a cure. Growing global fear. It seems like a storybook. Post-apocalyptic media forged our response to the novel coronavirus. Perhaps this brave new world seems so much like a dream because it is hauntingly familiar. Post-apocalyptic fiction has been around for as long as we can remember. In fact, […]

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Social media accountability is a powerful tool

Looking at society today, Americans have nearly too much access to the lives of those in the limelight. Romance, scandals, triumphs or failures: Social media’s immediate, easy access to information has caused many an uproar all across the globe, and rightfully so. Within the past decade, numerous scandals have popped up all over the internet […]

Elizabeth Johnson | Banner | Jake Driscoll, sophomore graphic design major, films various locations on campus at California Baptist University for his Instagram Stories.

Social media influencers change way students use web platforms

Walking down the sidewalk, almost everyone has a phone in his or her hand. People have laptops in class with constant notifications on their screens. The influence of social media has grown and the impact of the people who utilize it is im- mense. According to Experian, more than 98 percent of college-aged students use […]

Audiophiles seek versatile apps in crowded market

The days of listening to music on YouTube as the primary streaming source is slowly fading as smartphone apps are being created, giving music enthusiasts the opportunity to listen to their favorite bands  on the go. Some of the preferred applications by students are Rdio, Spotify and Pandora. Mona Figueroa, sophomore liberal studies major, said […]