Local non-profit commits to assist disadvantaged communities during financial aid season, despite pandemic challenges

06.10.2020 / By

Financial aid season is here!

While many students are preparing their respective 2019 tax forms to input on the free financial aid applications, FAFSA or California Dream Act (CADAA), there are others who have never heard of such educational aids.

McFarland seniors wary of college application process; school to offer assistance as application deadline approaches

25.09.2020 / By

The deadlines for college applications is quickly approaching, and college seniors in McFarland say they are feeling a bit nervous, as distance learning has made it difficult to receive advice or resources from school staff about college applications.

Bakersfield College, Cal State Bakersfield receive funding to expand health sciences programs

23.09.2020 / By

Bakersfield College and California State University, Bakersfield have been awarded $6 million in federal grants to address disparities and improve community health through education, the institutions announced last week.