Some students take notes by hand, while others prefer to use technology such as laptops to type notes. The different forms of notetaking can yield different learning results.

Banner Busters: Attention, notetakers: Is writing more effective than typing?

As personal laptops have become a classroom staple across college campuses, the debate over whether to continue to take notes by hand or to transfer to typing has divided both students and faculty. Those who prefer typing tend to opt for speed, while those who take notes by hand insist on the value of making […]

Some single students find themselves affected by “ring by spring” culture on college campuses.

Is ‘ring by spring’ a real phenomenon at CBU?

College is a time for a multitude of social, academic and professional endeavors. A student‘s undergrad experience looks hugely different depending on the individual and their environmental factors. One arguably popular aspect of the college social sphere is its romantic component. Over 120 million individuals are married in the U.S. alone, according to the U.S. […]

Teddy Peña, senior public relations major, shares steps on creative ways to make accent pieces.

Lifestyle Tries: Making accent pieces from mops

A new addition to your living space is always exciting because it means making your own space even more personalized. When a new addition happens to be made from scratch, it adds a touch that is unique to the individual and highlights their own creative style. There are many kinds of homemade household items that […]

In today’s society, alarm clock are still essential to many people although they have changed over time.

Alarm clocks serve as technological wake-up call

Ways to manage time have been around since the dawn of time, but they have not always looked like the sleek modern smart assistants that function as the alarm clocks of today. In “A 2,000 -year History of Alarm Clocks,” an article written by Naomi Russo, Russo explores alarm clocks over the years.  Russo explains […]

Anonymous administrator of popular account shares story Elijah Hickman

Behind the screen: who is @cbu.confessions?

Most colleges and universities today have some sort of social media platform for marketing and public relations purposes. However, those school-run social media accounts do not always know what is happening in the lives of students and what news the student body is interested in. At California Baptist University, however, there are multiple social media […]