Free tuition proposed for community colleges

President Barack Obama announced his plan for free tuition for community colleges in a speech delivered to Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tennessee, on Jan. 9. The proposal, named America’s College Promise, aims to make community college tuition free for two years across the United States. “Community colleges should be free for those willing


Adam Diaz, freshman kinesiology major, shows off some of his core exercises
and competitive poses while getting in a good workout.
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Competition carries inspiration

Physique competitions are unique when compared with other athletic competitions. Athletes participating in physique competitions have no equipment with which to compete other than their bodies, and California Baptist University students are taking the stage at fitness competitions this spring. Yahir Velazquez, senior business administration major and personal trainer at CBU’s Recreation Center, knows the


Intramural basketball returns

The Office of Community Life at California Baptist University offers students the opportunity to play recreational sports on both a competitive and leisurely level. Although the fall was dominated by flag football, intramural basketball takes center stage during the spring semester. The intramural basketball season consists of three separate leagues, giving students more options from