Posts Tagged as "Bakersfield College"

Op-Ed: A call to KCCD leaders ‘do not allow such hateful rhetoric and actions to continue’

November 15, 2022 / By
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Op-Ed by: BC Professor, Paula L. Parks Ph.D

As seven African American students walked into a committee meeting at Bakersfield College, there were murmurs, frowns, and hostile stares.

Retired professor, Gonzalo Santos, statement to BC Curriculum Committee

October 20, 2022 / By
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Editors note: Retired California State University of Bakersfield professor, Gonzalo Santos, addressed the Bakersfield College Academic Senate Curriculum Committee in regards to two proposed courses.

DHF is asking the community to show support for two new Bakersfield College courses on the history of the UFW Movement

October 18, 2022 / By
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Two non-credit classes have been proposed by Oliver Rosales to the Bakersfield College Curriculum committee that will cover the history of Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers (UFW) movement.

Arvin High students voice their thoughts on BC professor sharing an inappropriate link to their class

September 30, 2022 / By and
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A Bakersfield College (BC) professor was removed from their dual-enrollment class after sharing an inappropriate link to his dual enrollment English class at Arvin High School. 

McFarland High unveils new building for classes

August 19, 2022 / By
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McFarland Unified School District held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to showcase the new two-story classroom building.

District Board President Jim Beltran said he was excited for the opening of this new two-story classroom building to be utilized by the students and staff.

Arvin’s BC campus is more than just a campus, it’s Arvin’s future

May 26, 2022 / By
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On Wednesday morning Arvin celebrated a groundbreaking ceremony for the extension of the Bakersfield College campus that will be built on 1001 Varsity Road across from Arvin High School.

Bakersfield College professor discusses mental health awareness

May 12, 2022 / By
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The month of May is to raise awareness about the importance of mental health and the impact it has on people’s well being.

McFarland High School early college program receives praise

March 24, 2022 / By
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The McFarland Unified School District partnered with Bakersfield College to offer students an early college program back in 2019.

Amazon selects Bakersfield College as an educational partner for Career Choice Program

March 16, 2022 / By
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Amazon has partnered with more than 140 national local universities and now Bakersfield College will also be an additional partner in their Career Choice Program, which will help employees succeed at Amazon or elsewhere.

Dedicated to making any impact she can Lori Pesante advocates for everyone she reaches

March 11, 2022 / By
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Editor’s Note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, South Kern Sol is highlighting notable women in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.