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Friday, February 21, 2020

UCR students bring messages of hope to North Park Elementary students

On Monday, April 24, two students from the UCR organization, Guardian Ambassadors, traveled to San Bernardino’s North Park Elementary ― the site of the April 10 shooting of a teacher by her estranged husband...

UCR researcher receives $4.68 million grant for military cyber security research

Heng Yin, an associate professor in the department of Computer Science and Engineering at UC Riverside, has been awarded a $4.68 million grant from the U.S. Office of Naval Research to fund research into...

Drunk student involved in collision with police car

On the morning of Oct. 12, 2013, a drunk driver was arrested after slamming his white four-door Lexus into the side of a UC Police Department patrol car. According to the UCPD, an on-duty...

Inland Empire’s economy surprises forecasters

The end of the third fiscal quarter in December 2016 brought a surprise to economic forecasters, such as those at UCR’s School of Business’ Center for Economic Forecasting and Development. The center originally predicted...

UC Regents write brief in affirmative action case

UC President Mark Yudof and the UC Board of Regents, along with dozens of other universities across the nation, have filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Supreme Court in support of the University...

College Panhellenic Association to add one more chapter

More Greek letters are expected to blanket Pierce Lawn after UCR’s College Panhellenic Association (CPA), representing six single-gendered sororities, voted to add another chapter for the first time in over two decades. After six...

ASUCR calls emergency meeting to discuss possible re-elections

An emergency meeting was called on Sunday, April 24 at 8 p.m. in the ASUCR senate chambers to discuss the judicial opinion that was delivered on the previous Friday, April 22, when the ASUCR...

Gov. Brown signs controversial climate change bill

On Thursday, Sept. 8, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation SB 32 into law as an effort to reduce California’s carbon footprint. With the goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 40 percent below 1990...

ASUCR: Lack of warning triggers discussion about policy change

The need to improve ASUCR’s trigger warning response was brought up at their meeting last week. Due to a lack of notice from Survivors of the Abortion Holocaust (SAH) — the off-campus, anti-abortion organization...

Fall 2019 classes move ten minutes earlier

Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor Cynthia K. Larive notified UCR students that Fall 2019 classes will begin and end ten minutes earlier in a May 7 email. In the campus-wide email, Larive stated that...