The Baker Orange

Despite Covid restrictions being lifted, the level of student organization is still low compared to previous years.

The struggle of student organization involvement

Story by Colbie Fairley, Staff Writer & Photographer May 3, 2022

Baker University has offered a wide range of activities and club organizations for students to involve themselves in. The Student Activities Council (SAC), among many other organizations on Baker's campus,...

Mungano provides students with sticky notes at the tabling event to add to a poster. Students were encouraged to write down their favorite Black icon or what Black History Month meant to them.

Mungano hosts Black History Month Tabling Event

Story by Kenzie Kuhlmann, Photographer February 18, 2022

Senior Jaila Randle shows off her First Gen pin.

Mungano hosts National First-Generation Student day

Story by Grace Duddy, Staff Writer and Photographer November 8, 2021

In honor of National First-Generation Student Day, Mungano hosted tabling in the Long Student Center to pass out treats and festive pins. Since 2017, Nov. 8 marks the day to recognize and celebrate...

On Sept. 24, admissions held Baker Bash for future students to learn about life on the Baker campus.

Baker Bash invites future students to campus

Story by Cierra Bryant, Photographer September 27, 2021

  On Sept. 24 , Baker admissions invited prospective students to Baker Bash to experience "a slice of orange." After the students experienced different sessions on campus, they toured outdoor...

Baker University President Lynne Murray lights a candle at the event.

“A Night of Unity” highlights race and ethnicity issue awareness

Story by Maria Gutierrez, Staff Writer May 8, 2021

Baker University’s Total Equality Alliance (TEA), Mungano, Molcajete and Baker University President Lynne Murray’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion working group initiative teamed up with Baker’s...

Senior Jasmine White reflects on her college experiences

Senior Jasmine White reflects on her college experiences

Story by Will Hanson, Arts and Entertainment Editor March 10, 2021

For many, college is a time to determine interests and to make lifelong memories before pursuing a career and joining the workforce. For Senior Jasmine White, her time at Baker University has provided...

First Black professor at Baker University Jesse Milans life remembered

First Black professor at Baker University Jesse Milan’s life remembered

Story by Jamie Pellikaan, Staff Writer March 1, 2021

Jesse Milan, the first Black professor at Baker University, died on Feb. 8 at the age of 92. While Milan accomplished many things over his lifetime, one of his lasting impacts on Baker was the founding...

Shelby Perez promotes diversity, leadership and wellness on campus

Shelby Perez promotes diversity, leadership and wellness on campus

Story by Will Hanson, Arts and Entertainment Editor February 25, 2021

For Shelby Perez, assistant director of inclusion and wellness programs, her job is all about the students. From Topeka, Kan., Perez began her college education at Washburn University and then transferred...

Students join together at Hispanic perspective night to play Loteria and learn about the culture.

Mungano hosts Hispanic Perspective Night

Story by Kenzie Kuhlmann, Photographer September 19, 2020

What its like being a black student at a PWI

What it’s like being a black student at a PWI

Story by Maya Hodison, Writer March 10, 2020

Never in my entire life had I been in the presence of so many black people at once until I had the privilege of attending the 43rd annual Big XII Conference on Black Student Government in Norman, Oklahoma....

Mungano hosts open mic night

Mungano hosts open mic night

Story by Nathan Hills, Staff Writer November 15, 2019

Mungano hosted an Open Mic Night on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 8 p.m. in McKibbin Recital Hall. The event is a place for students to showcase any talent they possess that they would like to perform. This allows...

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