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International students face COVID-19 challenges

Many challenges arose throughout the pandemic for international students who were thousands of miles from home while trying to leave the California Baptist University’s  campus in spring 2020. Over a year later, international students are still facing difficulties as many of them have yet to return home. Georgia Dale, senior marketing major, has not been […]

Hayden Schujak | Banner | Trevor Baker Sophomore Mechanical Engineering Major Rappels off of Sphinx Rock on the edge of Highway 18

Traveling draws students closer to God’s creation

Travel is often on the hearts of young adults, driving within them a deep desire to see God’s creation. Traveling and seeing the world God created is a great way to appreciate the diversity of creation. Adriana Herrera, senior psychology and sociology major, has traveled to places both within the United States and abroad. These […]

Kelsie Stevens | Banner | Students walk along the many Joshua Trees in Joshua Tree National Park.

CBU Recreation Center hosts Joshua Tree trip

California Baptist University’s Outdoor Adventure program hosted a day trip to Joshua Tree National Park on Feb. 29, offering a wide variety of outdoor activities to students in one of California’s most-visited national parks. Jake Hartt, senior psychology major and Outdoor Adventure lead, elaborated on the activities of the day and the landmarks that students […]

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Students gain new outlook on life through traveling abroad

College students who choose to travel across the globe gain beneficial and life-changing experiences. Full-time college students often seek to experience independence. Choosing to experience a different part of the world while meetings new and unfamiliar faces can be the push to maturity and culture appreciation that countless young adults desire. Often, college students are […]

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Is taking a Gap year beneficial in college?

While many students choose to immediately begin college after high school, others desire to pursue different options before heading to college and committing to more years of education. Students who take a gap year take time off to do anything from traveling the world to volunteering to working and saving money. According to the Gap […]

Reagan Lee | Banner | Shanna Done, a junior film studies major, takes the new VeoRide bikes for a spin around campus.

Spinning out of campus

Spin bikes were promoted toward the end of the Spring 2018 semester at California Baptist University; however, now that school has started again, the orange bikes have disappeared from every bike rack on campus except the one at the International Center. “Spin has focused all of its efforts on bringing electric scooters to campuses,” said […]