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Saturday, June 12, 2021

ASUCR’s ninth meeting prepares to finish off the year by updating the student body...

On Wednesday, May 26, ASUCR held their ninth meeting of the quarter.  The California Public Interest Group kicked off the meeting by providing their year in review presentation. This year, the student-run and student-funded advocacy...

‘I saw the light with the undergrad scholars,’ UCR students advocate for administrative support...

When Jazmin Garcia first got accepted to UCR as a transfer student from Mount San Antonio College, she was unable to attend due to housing insecurity and transportation issues. She reapplied a year later,...

News in Brief: Vaccination update for fall quarter

Spring quarter is rapidly drawing to a close, prompting UCR to inform incoming and continuing students about vaccination requirements for the fall. In an email sent en masse to the student population, Vice Chancellor...

ASUCR releases statement in support of Palestinian students, staff and faculty

On Monday, May 17, ASUCR released a statement affirming their support for Palestinian students, faculty and staff at UCR in addition to all those  affected by the violence taking place in Gaza as a...

UC Riverside ecologists help tribal nations adapt to climate change

UC Riverside ecologists are working alongside researchers from San Diego State University and the Climate Science Alliance's Tribal Working Group in the California Strategic Growth Council's Climate Change Research Program’s project, dedicated to aiding...

ASUCR advocates for fair trade and diverse food options for students

On Wednesday, May 12, ASUCR held their weekly senate meeting. President Pro Tempore Orlando Cabalo presented SR-S21-009 UC Riverside Fair Trade & Labor Resolution. Members of the Fair Trade Club at UCR authored the...

The School of Public Policy announces a BA/MPP five-year program set to launch in...

UCR’s School of Public Policy announced the creation of a new program that will allow students to obtain both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s of public policy in five years. The program is...

News in Brief: UCR is ranked in the top 1% of universities around the...

According to the World University Rankings of 2021, UCR has once again been listed among the top 1% of universities around the world. For this year, UCR was ranked at no. 242 of the...

UCR community speaks out against proposed changes to UCPD policies

The UC Regents proposed changes to the Universitywide Police Policies and Administrative Procedures on February 5. Those proposed changes include revisions to the “Use of Force” policy which was originally updated based on legislative...

ASUCR discusses proposed tuition increases by the UC Regents and changes to in-person commencement

On Wednesday, May 5, ASUCR held their sixth meeting of the quarter as well as their monthly State of the Association. Vice President of External Affairs Vincent Rasso reflected on the events his office...