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Sunday, October 25, 2020

ASUCR debates over bill that would reduce the number of students required to vote...

On Wednesday, Oct. 7, ASUCR held their first meeting of the quarter. The new Senate voted to clarify items in the ASUCR Constitution and to add a constitutional amendment to the 2021 ASUCR Election...

Winter Quarter update suggests another virtual quarter lies ahead

In a campus-wide email sent on Friday, Oct. 2, Interim Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, Thomas M. Smith, outlined the possibility of a virtual winter quarter.  On Sept. 22, Riverside County moved into the red...
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Students form the UCR Civic Engagement Coalition and combine the efforts of campus departments...

The UCR Civic Engagement Coalition is an alliance of students, organizations, faculty and departments working together to elevate student voices. They recently formed and are a non-partisan group focused on providing every student with...

Faculty and students participate in statewide day of action to remove police from UC...

On Thursday, Oct. 1, UCR students and faculty participated in the UC Cops Off Campus Coalition’s statewide day of action to remove police from all UC campuses by Sept. 1, 2021.  In partnership with non-profit...
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New COVID-19 testing lab opens at UCR

In anticipation of fall quarter, UCR has established a brand new diagnostic laboratory dedicated to the ongoing COVID-19 testing program on campus, located in the Multidisciplinary Research Building. Student Health Services and UCR Health...

News in Brief: UCR enforces mandatory COVID-19 training module

UCR administration has decided to allow only a small portion of university students live and learn while on campus, largely keeping the campus closed and continuing with remote learning in response to COVID-19. In...

UCR to transition from iLearn to Canvas

UCR is transitioning its learning management system from iLearn (powered by Blackboard) to Canvas, a cloud-based, learning management software. In preparation for the 2020-2021 academic year, UCR’s Exploration Center for Innovative Teaching and Engagement...

UCR considers eliminating athletics department and School of Public policy in response to coronavirus...

Grappling with steep budget cuts, UCR’s Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) has suggested the elimination of the athletics department and the School of Public Policy (SPP) in a summary of recommendations to UCR Chancellor Kim...

ASUCR 2019-2020 year in review

The 2019-2020 year began with newly-elected President Julian Gonzalez eager to transform ASUCR and strengthen student voices on campus. Ultimately, the year was marked by a myriad of resignations, debates over legislation and significant...

Let’s Take Action strives to amplify Black student voices on campus and promote sustainable...

Let’s Take Action (LTA) is a collective group of students pushing for the equal treatment of marginalized and underserved students at UCR, demanding that transformative action be taken by campus administration. Towards the end of...