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Welcome Week

Welcome Week

Spring 2020 Welcome Week 

What is Welcome Week? This special week is the official beginning of your experience as a Renegade! Each year, during this week, students have various opportunities to connect with other incoming students, as well as with returning students who are excited to welcome you into the Bakersfield College community.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall   
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
Hot Cocoa and Cookies!
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Outside, Front of Library 
BC is all about establishing support systems and building community. The BCSGA Officers want to provide all students an event that is both welcoming, fun, and fulfilling. Students can enjoy a warm cup of hot cocoa and a cookie decorated with your choice of toppings. Get a hot cocoa & cookie for $2 or free with BCSGA Student Services. Purchase your BCSGA Student Services Sticker at the Business Office in the Bookstore Building and redeem it either at the Welcome Center in the Administration Building or the Office of Student Life at Levinson Hall.
 
 

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall   
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
Mind Surfin’: A Mentalist Show
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | The Huddle, Gym Building
The Mentalist will be on campus performing as part of Welcome Back Week. There's just no stopping the hilarious combination of mentalist and hypnotism. Be prepared to be amazed by how Richard Aimes can read his subjects' minds and what funny situations they find themselves in.
 
 

Thursday, January 23, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall   
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
Movie Day - Zombieland: Double Tap
4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. | Main Campus, Forum 101 
Bring a snack and your friends for a free movie day!
 
 

Monday, January 27, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall  
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
BCSGA Hosted Super Smash Bros. Tournament
10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall 40
BCSGA will be hosting an event that will engage with participates in a Super Smash Bros Tournament. It will be first come, first serve to be able to participate in the tournament. Each player will be listed on a bracket till there is a champion. Winner(s) will receive a trophy along with other rewards for participating. Register now for the Smash Bros. Tournament!
 
Churros with BCSGA President Pulido
1 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. | Huddle, Gym Building
What’s better than yummy little churros and hot cocoa on a chilly winter morning? The answer is… enjoying them for FREE at the Churros event! BCSGA President Samantha Pulido will host this event giving students the opportunity to get familiar with her, be introduced to BCSGA/Office of Student Life, and ask any questions they may have about the many services the Office of Student Life offers. Don’t miss out on this amazing meet, greet and eat event! Churros and hot cocoa while supplies last.
 
 
 

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall   
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
Renegade Pantry: Fruits & Veggies
10 a.m. to 3 p.m | Student Life, Levinson Hall  
In partnership with Golden Empire Gleaners, the Renegade Pantry offers fresh fruits or vegetables at no charge! Items are available on a first come, first serve basis
 
Renegade Rage: Jumbo Boxing Event
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. | Huddle   
Two players stand in a jumbo boxing ring and use padded boxing gloves to try to knock each other down. Whoever is left standing after the designated time period, wins! 
 
 
 

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall   
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
Scavenger Hunt: #SelfiesAtBC
Wednesday, January 29th @ Noon – Thursday, January 30th @ Noon
BCSGA encourages students to participate in a campus wide scavenger hunt by taking selfies at disclosed locations posted on Instagram page @bcsgarenegades! Each participant will post photos with their caption having the correct answer to the riddle and tag @bcsgarenegades. The Instagram account that posts the selfies will be counted and will receive a confirmation of their participation via DM. May the odds be ever in your favor!
 
 

Thursday: January 30, 2020

 
Welcome Renegades!
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. | 
Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus and Delano DST Building
BC will provide students a warm and friendly welcome to the Bakersfield College campus while providing information, campus maps, and student planners (while supplies last). This is an annual event allowing the campus staff the opportunity to greet our student community with a smile and share information about the various academic resources and student life. Tents are located in front of the Administration Building, Outdoor Theater/Solar Parking, The Huddle, BC SouthWest Campus, and outside the DST building (Delano campus). Staff and faculty can sign up to staff the Welcome Tents online. Sign up to help now!
 
Renegade Pantry: Daily Bread
8:30 a.m. | Student Life, Levinson Hall   
Office of Student Life offers free Bread Monday through Thursday for you to snack on right before class. Product varies daily and is available on a first come, first serve basis.
 
BC Got Talent: Entertainment Gauntlet
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. |   Huddle, Gym Building
Bakersfield College is calling all who love to entertain! We officially challenge you to be a part of the Entertainment Gauntlet! Bring a song and hop onto the stage to perform a lip sync for the student body. Individuals or groups are welcome to participate in this battle for stage supremacy. The winner will be the one who entertains the crowd the best! The stage will be set in the Huddle for all to see! Register early for the Entertainment Gauntlet!
 

Monday, February 3, 2020

 
File for Elections for BC Student Government Association or Nominate a Student for BCSGA!
 
Do you want to make a difference in your campus community? Join BC Student Government Association as an officer! File for elections beginning February 3, 2020. Filing deadline is Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. For more information on becoming an officer, visit www.bakersfieldcollege.edu/bcsgaelections
 
 

 

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