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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Highlander Newsroom 01/07/15

This week on the Highlander Newsroom, we chat about what we did over winter break and what our plans are for the new year. We also discuss two newly enacted California laws, the "yes...

UC regents dismiss UC Riverside professor

During last week’s UC regent meetings held at UC Riverside, the UC regents voted in a closed session to dismiss Sarkis Joseph Khoury, a  tenured finance professor at UC Riverside’s A. Gary Anderson Graduate...

ASUCR’s CNAS senators present inaugural STEM Research Expo

On Friday, April 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in HUB 302, ASUCR’s CNAS senators hosted the  Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Research Expo. CNAS Senators TK Nguyen, Carisha Moore, Johnathan Li...

Highlander Newsroom 03/04/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we talk about Riverside potentially legalizing medical marijuana dispensaries this summer, the laughs at Comedy Apocalypse XII and more about ASUCR's R'Gear sweatshirt giveaways. Be sure to catch the...

UCR faculty recognized for scientific contributions

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) has selected four faculty from UC Riverside to join the prestigious association.  According to AAAS guidelines, fellows are singled out for their “scientifically or socially...

News In Brief

ASUCR The second-to-last senate meeting of winter quarter commenced at 6:16 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1. During the Green Campus Action Plan’s (GCAP) report, Undergraduate Sustainability Director Bryan Martinez announced the addition of five new...

UCR Multidisciplinary Research Building opens following Friday dedication

On Friday Jan. 11, UCR’s Multidisciplinary Research Building (MRB1) was officially opened for campus use following a formal dedication led by Chancellor Kim Wilcox, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Cynthia Larive and UCR architect...

Starbucks launches grand opening on first day of classes

UCR’s Starbucks — located inside the Market at Glen Mor 2 — launched its grand opening ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 24 at 9 a.m. The ceremony was attended by over 20 people, many of...

Full steam ahead for R’Gear: Executive veto struck down by ASUCR Judicial Council

R’Gear earned a victory in the ASUCR Judicial Council late Tuesday afternoon as the justices overturned an executive veto, allowing the project to continue, according to the majority opinion delivered by Justice Peter Haddad....

UCR hosts discussion on ISIS and the consequences of cultural destruction

On Wednesday, Oct. 5, the UCR Global Issues Forum and Middle Eastern Student Center hosted an event titled, “ISIS and Cultural Destruction.” The event, which was held in HUB 302N and began at 4...