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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

UCR students hold protest over proposed commencement changes

On Monday Oct. 21, MeChA De UCR, a community organization at UCR, organized a protest to voice their opposition to the announcement by UCR administration that commencement would be relocated from UCR’s campus to...

Chancellor Wilcox and VCSA Haynes address concerns over commencement changes at ASUCR meeting

On Oct. 23, ASUCR held their fourth meeting of the quarter. Chancellor Kim Wilcox and Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs (VCSA) Brian Haynes addressed the concerns many students had regarding the proposed commencement changes that...

Citizens United Committee hosts their monthly breakfast and discusses STEM high school

On Wednesday, Oct. 23 beginning at 7 a.m., the Citizens United Committee (CUC) of UCR had their monthly breakfast at the Alumni and Visitors Center. The breakfast began with a presentation from Lynn Carmen Day,...

CARE and Title IX pilot their new series focused on sexual harassment policy, prevention...

On Tuesday, Oct. 22, the Dean of Students office, CARE and Title IX piloted their conversation series focused on Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment (SVSH) policy, prevention, response and student support at UCR. It...

UCR biochemist receives grant to develop a novel lead compound to treat breast cancer

In early September, Dr. John Jefferson Perry, assistant professor of biochemistry and fragment-based and rational-based lead discovery researcher at UCR, received a grant from the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs of the U.S. Department...

Office of Event Management & Protocol announces commencement changes during ASUCR meeting

On Wednesday Oct. 16, ASUCR held its third meeting of fall quarter. During the meeting, Christine Mata, the dean of students and the vice chancellor of student affairs and Jorge Ancona, the assistant vice chancellor...

HUB Governing Board and the Office of Planning, Design and Construction hosts presentation on...

On Friday, Oct. 18, the HUB Governing Board and Office of Planning, Design and Construction (PDC) hosted a presentation on the upcoming construction of the Student Success Center (SSC) building at HUB 269. The...

CALPIRG kicks off new campaigns for the 2019-2020 school year

CALPIRG, a UCR student public interest activism group, kicked off their five campaigns for the 2019-2020 school year on Wednesday, Oct. 16. from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m in HUB 355. Around 30 students...

ASUCR open house welcomes students to meet ASUCR members

ASUCR hosted an open house event on Friday, Oct. 18, starting at 9 a.m. at the ASUCR office for people to come meet and speak with their representatives. ASUCR gave free doughnuts, candy, coffee...

ASUCR votes to continue with plans for an office remodel and senate chamber renovation

On Oct. 9, ASUCR held its second meeting of the quarter. The meeting was called to order at 6:45 p.m. At the beginning of the meeting, Maurice Armstrong, a BCOE senator, motioned to amend the...