The Baker Orange

Part-time jobs provide experience

Part-time jobs provide experience

September 29, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

At Baker University, some college students know a side job to make extra money can’t hurt. Senior Gloria Atanmo is a director for ViSalus, a nutrition company, senior Ryan McCluney is a detention officer at Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center and the House Director for Sigma Phi Epsilo...

Part-time jobs provide experience

Part-time jobs provide experience

September 29, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

At Baker University, some college students know a side job to make extra money can’t hurt. Senior Gloria Atanmo is a director for ViSalus, a nutrition company, senior Ryan McCluney is a detention officer at Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center and the House Director for Sigma Phi Epsilo...

Kathy Wilson joins staff of KNBU-FM 89.7

Kathy Wilson joins staff of KNBU-FM 89.7

Story by Abby

September 21, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Academic Success Coordinator Kathy Wilson is a jack-of-all-trades. She manages a family, a full-time job and now is a new host for a two-hour talk show on the KNBU-FM radio station. Wilson’s talk show came from a little extra push from Joe Watson, associate professor of mass media, and Professor...

Jennifer Baldwin wins at Kansas State Fair

Jennifer Baldwin wins at Kansas State Fair

September 21, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Junior Jennifer Baldwin won her category at the Kansas State Fair for her peach pie. Her first place finish comes after taking fourth in last year’s event. “I have been baking for around five years now,” Baldwin said. “I just went back again this year on a whim to see how my...

Kathy Wilson joins staff of KNBU-FM 89.7

Kathy Wilson joins staff of KNBU-FM 89.7

Story by Abby

September 21, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Academic Success Coordinator Kathy Wilson is a jack-of-all-trades. She manages a family, a full-time job and now is a new host for a two-hour talk show on the KNBU-FM radio station. Wilson’s talk show came from a little extra push from Joe Watson, associate professor of mass media, and Professor...

Fundraiser in memory of Cassidy Moore

Fundraiser in memory of Cassidy Moore

Story by Meagan

September 15, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Mary Moore and her niece Emily Willis lost someone special to them, and to many students at Baker University, four months ago. Cassidy Moore, known to most as Cass, lived with two Baker students. He grew up in Baldwin City and BU students knew Cass from his appearances at parties and social gather...

Feaster’s Bistro opens and Rogue Wave relocates

Feaster’s Bistro opens and Rogue Wave relocates

September 15, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Fresh comfort food. Sweet tea in a mason jar. Mellow folk music. This quintessentially homey dining experience is exactly what Feaster’s Bistro, Baldwin City’s newest restaurant, has to offer. It is also the only restaurant in town where almost every menu item has been grown and rais...

Fundraiser in memory of Cassidy Moore

Fundraiser in memory of Cassidy Moore

Story by Meagan

September 15, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Mary Moore and her niece Emily Willis lost someone special to them, and to many students at Baker University, four months ago. Cassidy Moore, known to most as Cass, lived with two Baker students. He grew up in Baldwin City and BU students knew Cass from his appearances at parties and social gather...

Biological sisters reconnect

Biological sisters reconnect

Story by Cassie

September 15, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Junior Kyrie Bair went home in May after finals were over to receive what she thought was going to be news about a possible promotion for her mother, Tina Curran. Instead of rejoicing over careers, the two rejoiced over something much different. Bair’s biological sister, Rosie Arvoy, was ch...

Feasters Bistro opens and Rogue Wave relocates

Feasters Bistro opens and Rogue Wave relocates

September 15, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Fresh comfort food. Sweet tea in a mason jar. Mellow folk music. This quintessentially homey dining experience is exactly what Feaster’s Bistro, Baldwin City’s newest restaurant, has to offer. It is also the only restaurant in town where almost every menu item has been grown and rais...

Biological sisters reconnect

Biological sisters reconnect

Story by Cassie

September 15, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Junior Kyrie Bair went home in May after finals were over to receive what she thought was going to be news about a possible promotion for her mother, Tina Curran. Instead of rejoicing over careers, the two rejoiced over something much different. Bair’s biological sister, Rosie Arvoy, was ch...

Loud Noises holding auditions to fill openings

Loud Noises holding auditions to fill openings

Story by Abby

September 8, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

These students are witty and like to have fun. They play games and do stand-up comedy work for the campus. Loud Noises, as they liked to be called, is Baker University’s improv troupe. Loud Noises is classified as a ‘smart’ improv group because it doesn’t use vulgar language and tr...