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Long term commuting linked to future health problems

A new UCR study published in January of this year indicates that California commuters are putting themselves at risk by inadvertently inhaling chemicals that are known to increase the likelihood of causing cancer, reproductive...

ASUCR’s Student Voice Committee completes case study to look into student’s academic experiences and...

In an effort to look into student’s academic experiences, what changes they hope to see at the academic level and inclusivity and equity in the classroom, ASUCR’s Student Voice Committee conducted a case study...

ASUCR passes resolution condemning violence against the Asian community in the U.S.

ASUCR Parliamentarian Andrew Leon-Bercovich began the eighth ASUCR meeting of the quarter on Feb. 24 by addressing an issue that arose regarding senators' ability to vote on current ASUCR legislation while also filing for...

International students now free to vote in student elections and participate in ASUCR

International students are now allowed to vote and participate in ASUCR elections after the approval of an amendment to Chapter VII of the ASUCR bylaws. The amendment was introduced on Feb. 5 and was...

CHASS to sustain 11% budget cut that will result in less student support, less...

“What matters more is … making sure UCLA is funded at 11,500 bucks a year (per student), making sure that Berkeley has its funding untouched. Instead, we’re going to cut the most racially diverse...

UCR Academic Senate strikes down proposal to convert the business administration major from a...

On Feb. 23, UCR’s Academic Senate struck down a proposal to convert the business administration major from a two-year upper division major to a four-year major. UCR’s School of Business drafted a proposal to...

The University of California aims to completely overhaul standardized testing requirements for freshmen

In March of last year and largely due to the hardships brought about by the global pandemic, the University of California (UC) announced that they were going to suspend the standardized testing component of...

ASUCR senate approves large-scale initiative to implement reusable to-go containers in UCR’s dining halls

On Friday, Feb. 19, ASUCR held their seventh meeting of winter quarter, where they approved a large-scale initiative to fund the use of reusable containers in UCR’s dining halls, discussed a piece of legislation...

The UC and the UC Student Association partner to launch the Double the Pell...

In an effort to double the Federal Pell Grant, the University of California (UC) has partnered with the University of California Student Association (UCSA) to lobby government officials to double the maximum amount awarded...

UCR’s Chancellor Wilcox condemns violent and racist attacks nationally against Asians, Asian Americans and...

On Friday, Feb. 19, Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox sent a campuswide email in which he condemned the recent violent and racist attacks against Asians, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders specifically in the Bay Area...