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More college students are now eligible for SNAP benefits with the latest COVID-19 relief bill.

COVID-19 relief package includes SNAP benefits for more college students

Story by Maya Hodison, Staff Writer April 6, 2021

Students who are involved in work-study are now eligible for Federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits as a part of the federal COVID-19 relief package. National Association of...

Remembering student Kaitlen Riley

Remembering student Kaitlen Riley

Story by Maya Hodison, Staff Writer March 10, 2021

Baker University freshman Kaitlen Riley passed away on Jan. 30, leaving behind family, friends and multiple communities that cherished her dearly. Just after midnight on that day, Riley, 19, was involved...

Students gather around a Craps table ready to play.

Student Activities Council hosts “Casino Night”

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer November 5, 2020

Baker University Student Activities Council (SAC) sponsored a simulated casino event on Oct. 30 in the Harter Union Cafeteria. The event, which SAC called “Casino Night,” featured popular casino staples,...

Spring semester schedule decided

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer October 29, 2020

With a challenging Fall 2020 semester full of uncertainties and plenty of coursework, Baker University students, staff and faculty are looking forward to resting their minds and bodies. Looking ahead to...

Black Lives Matter continues to draw national attention across the United States

Black Lives Matter continues to draw national attention across the United States

Story by Maya Hodison, Staff Writer October 19, 2020

Over the last eight months, emotions regarding police brutality and white supremacy have boiled over and the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement has risen back up to national prominence. As the nation witnessed...

The Baldwin City Police Department continues to be a resource for Baker University students as problems arise.

Baker University and the Baldwin City Police Department continue to support campus safety

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer October 11, 2020

Recent incidents regarding campus safety issues have created eerie feelings throughout the Baker community. Dean of Students Cassy Bailey sent a school-wide email on the evening of Sep. 11 alerting students...

An inside look into student's new inspirational platform

An inside look into student’s new inspirational platform

Story by Maya Hodison, Staff Writer May 11, 2020

About a month and a half ago, junior Krishten Davidson began building his social media platform as an inspirational speaker. By creating videos with a wide range of topics, he hopes to show people how...

Esports continues to practice amid pandemic

Esports continues to practice amid pandemic

Story by Jeremiah Edwards and Makenzie Musgrove April 23, 2020

The sports world has gone dark and its return has been left in an uncertain limbo with no solid timetable for a return. So, for the foreseeable future there will be no crack of the bat, the bouncing of...

What are Baker students’ go-to videogames?

Story by Andrew Dau, Assistant Video Producer April 13, 2020

What is Baker's plan for COVID-19?

What is Baker’s plan for COVID-19?

Story by Elizabeth Hanson, Editor-in-Chief March 12, 2020

The outbreak of the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, in the United States has generated many questions about how Baker University will handle the scheduling of classes after spring break. On March...

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