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Late-bloomers tackle college

The thought of college can be nerve-racking when meeting unfamiliar faces, selecting a major or forfeiting precious sleep over countless deadlines. Although these hindrances are unavoidable, it has not stopped the older generation from taking advantage of educational opportunities. The California Baptist University’s Fall 2017 Enrollment Summary reported that the average age of an undergraduate […]

Reagan Lee | The Banner | Noah Carter, a junior biology major, and Jonathan Son, a junior graphic design major, take a break from studying to relax, drink boba and play jenga at Tim Boba in Riverside, CA.

Tim Boba brings in student crowd

Driving down University Avenue, the words “Drink, Eat, Study” can be seen lit up in front of Tim Boba, a recent addition to the Riverside restaurant scene. Tim Boba not only offers boba tea and food but free Wi- Fi and printing for college students, as well. Savannah Rios, freshman liberal arts major, visited Tim […]

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Students elect Morris as ASCBU president by 2-1 margin

California Baptist University’s student body voted Kendall Morris, junior communication studies major, into office Feb. 10 as ASCBU executive president for the 2017-2018 school year. Morris won with 65 percent of the votes after weeks of campaigning. He said he knew this position was not easily obtained and prepared for the trials. This was not […]

Smith sets new record

The California Baptist University men’s basketball all-time career scoring record has been set to a new high after Michael Smith, senior business administration major and guard, broke the previous record during the team’s home victory against Concordia University, Jan. 14. The Lancers managed to outscore the Eagles 89-55. Smith needed 13 points to pass the […]

Student adoption as teenager made God real in her new life

A 10-year-old became a defender of her 9-year-old sister when violence and abuse, and her biological mother’s unwillingness to protect the child and her sister, forced them to leave the home. Jeimmy Grande, California Baptist University senior political science major, grew up in Columbia with 11 older brothers and one younger sister. Grande left  when […]