One group of Baker University students is taking its education out of the classroom and to a new site: the Topeka Correctional Facility.
The Baker University Student Senate had its last meeting of the semester on Tuesday. Members addressed their accomplishments of this semester and what they hope to achieve next semester.
With the looming cloud of upcoming finals casting shadows on students, everyone is looking for ways to procrastinate. Here are the best ways to do that.
Sophomore Levi Blaylock and junior Ryan Good share their views on facial hair, No-Shave November and life in general.
Junior Jessica Prather performed at the Rodeo Opry in Oklahoma City. She is a member of the Baker dance team, a marketing major, and a hopeful country performing artist.
Launched Oct. 1, the Affordable Care Act, commonly known as ObamaCare, is projected to provide the almost 44 million uninsured American’s with health care coverage.
Entertainment Editor Taylor Shuck volunteered as a zombie on the Terror Train for the Midland Railway Train Depot in Baldwin City. This is her account of the experience.
As college students, it’s hard to find the money to spend on a well-made Halloween costume, but it isn’t that hard to make your own. Here are 10 easy Halloween costumes that you can do yourself.
Entertainment Editor Taylor Shuck addresses why the removal of the Wildcat Café is an inconvenience for some students.
Kevin Mahogany came to Baker to be a chemical engineer, but when he failed his chemistry class, he returned to his roots to study something he had been doing professionally since he was 12 -- music.
Baldwin City’s homegrown band, Sweet Ascent, which takes inspiration from bands like Blink 182, has a concert at 7 p.m. on Oct. 21 at the Bottleneck in Lawrence.
The Town Galleria certainly doesn’t lack variety. The unusual shop, located at 715 Eighth St., caters to those with creative interests and a love for donuts.
Remember the show "All That"? It was a classic for our generation. There was a lot to be learned from the cast, but none of the skits were more informative than “Vital Information” with Lori Beth Denberg.
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In her 25th year at Baker University, Director of Health Services Nurse Ruth Sarna has announced that she will be retiring at the end of the fall semester.
Entertainment editor Taylor Shuck lists the top 10 worst types of people to follow on Twitter.
After losing 14 straight football games to MidAmerica Nazarene University, the Baker community is hoping to “Party like it’s 1999” with a win over the Pioneers during the homecoming football game Oct. 5 at Liston Stadium.
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Open through July 2014, the Quayle Bible Collection exhibit “Illuminating the Bible: Woodcuts and Engravings” tells the story of the Bible through illustrations.
Flutist Kristin Hayes and percussionist Eric Peterson will hold a guest recital at 7:30 p.m on Sept. 24 in McKibbin Recital Hall.
Junior Taylor Shuck discusses the benefits and opportunities of a liberal arts education.
It was love at first song for the musical duo Sweet Serenity, made up of senior BriAnna Garza and junior Adriane Dick.
Student Senate President Owen Lewis hopes that students will use him as a resource for anything they need to be successful at Baker.
'New York' follows 14 individuals on their journey to come to terms with the events of 9/11. The show will open at 7:30 pm on Sept. 11 in Rice Auditorium.
Ruth Sarna, the director of the Student Health Center, has been helping students lead a healthy life on Baker’s campus for 25 years.
The Mail and Copy Center is a bustling place full of smiling and helpful faces, like Kelly Garrison, director of mail and copy services.
Work-study is an opportunity available to a number of Baker University students, and Financial Aid Assistant Annie Hannon can help students obtain a position.
The first step in being successful in the classroom is having the right supplies, and Bookstore Manager Bruce Skoog is the guy to see in this field.
Academic Success Coordinator Kathy Wilson, whose office is located on the bottom floor of the library, offers many resources to students, especially incoming freshman.
After months of expectancy, the highly anticipated Mexican restaurant, El Patron, is finally open in Baldwin City.
Rachel Haley, an incoming junior, spent the first week of her summer vacation on a service trip to Negril, Jamaica. She went with a group of 11 other Alpha Chi Omega members from across the country.
Junior Taylor Shuck explains why the PRISM surveillance program is evidence that the government, as an entity, has no limits.
Talk of the renovations to Harter Union is continuous on campus. As a kick off to the changes, Baker will host a renovation celebration Friday in the Harter Union.
Junior Tim Laughlin created a documentary for his Gender and Sexuality class titled "Sexuality in Small Town America." The documentary features his brother, a high school senior from Waterville, talking about his decision to come out.
Zeta Tau Alpha sorority will host its inaugural Pink Out 5K at 9 a.m. on April 21 at at the Baldwin City Golf Course. All proceeds will go to the Susan G. Komen Foundation to raise breast cancer awareness.
The long-standing Baker University Greek tradition kicks off this week with Mr. BU Tuesday in Rice Auditorium. The theme this year is “Las Vegas,” with festive activities such as Casino Night at 9 p.m. Wednesday and Sin City Games and Trivia at 9 p.m. Thursday.
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The traveling Smithsonian exhibit entitled “The Way We Worked” has opened in the Lumberyard Arts Center and will run through May 5.
From Tennessee to Washington to nearby Kansas City, many college students are swapping beaches for crowded farms and parks to enjoy some of their favorite musical artists. March is a good month to start planning summer music trips.
An eight-year vision for the faculty and staff of Baker University is taking a step toward a requirement that all students under the Quest program must have an “intercultural experience.”
Baker Orange staff writer Taylor Shuck explains how a possible addition to the Quest program could encourage students to study abroad and force them out of their comfort zone.
Chestnuts are roasting on open fires, and Jack Frost is nipping at people’s noses. But when did Christmas change from a Christian holiday to a capitalist holiday?
As she scrolled through her 70-some emails of the day, ranging from questions about major requirements to dating advice, Dean of Students Cassy Bailey laughed, “Oh that’s not that bad.”
Interterm is a unique opportunity for students to learn about something new, but some students won’t only be stepping out of their comfort zone. They will also be stepping out of Kansas.
Graduating in four years is a daunting task for most college students, but a few Baker University seniors worked extra hard to be able to say their farewells in December rather than May.
Four members of the Baker University theater department have been nominated for the Irene Ryan national scholarship.
Learn more about senior business major Jacob Draisey.
The Baker University theater department performed "Robin Hood" Nov. 8-11 in Rice Auditorium.
Heart, passion, energy, piano tuners, stone masons and waitresses are six topics that Assistant Professor of English Marti Mihalyi says will be included in her “Last Lecture”-esque speech, which will be given Tuesday.
The Kansas Belle Dinner Train will run year-round and offer up to 168 people a formal, five-course dinner on Fridays and Saturdays and a three-course Sunday afternoon meal. The dining cars will run from Baldwin City to Ottawa on the Midland Railway.
Costume shops sprouting up in empty department stores, candlelit jack-o-laterns placed on doorsteps, leaves turning orange, all to celebrate this season: Halloween.
Zeta Phi Beta sorority, Student Senate and Mungano teamed up to host a faculty panel forum to discuss the importance of voting in the upcoming presidential election.
Artist Jim Sallenbach's show “Object-ive Vision” is continuing through next week with special hours during the Maple Leaf Festival.