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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...

ASUCR appoints three new justices, votes to strengthen relations with Costo Hall

ASUCR conducted their second meeting of the 2017-2018 academic year on Wednesday night, Oct. 11 beginning at 6:30 pm. To start the meeting, ASUCR president Aram Ayra presented Peter Haddad, Starla Carrillo and Rume...

Boston Marathon bomber sentenced for attack that killed former UCR student

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, an accused suspect of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, was convicted and sentenced to death by a federal jury on May 15. Lu Lingzi, a former UCR Extension student, was one...

Transparency, organization of R’Gear draws criticism

As ASUCR’s R’Gear initiative draws to a close, controversies have surfaced regarding what has been perceived as poor organization, a lack of transparency and questionable labor practices in the student government’s effort to boost...

News-in-brief

UCR ranked highly among the most environmentally friendly campuses Sierra Club’s Cool School Rankings, in collaboration with the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, recently placed UC Riverside at 27th out...

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: Moore and Ayra talk with Wilcox about sexual misconduct

ASUCR held its weekly meeting last Wednesday, May 16. Here are the highlights:   Budget for next year approved … Vice President of Finance Jose Cortez-Hernandez presented a spreadsheet of the budget plan proposed by...

UC Berkeley releases new protest guidelines

New protest response guidelines have been released at UC Berkeley in the midst of ongoing demonstrations aimed at the state’s disinvestment in higher education. The recently witnessed events, including the pepper-spray incident at UC...

Native American Student Programs receives $1.28 million grant from San Manuel Band of Mission...

This fall, UCR’s Native American Student Programs (NASP) received the largest donation in its 38-year history in the form of $1.28 million from the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians. The grant was awarded...

ASUCR Elections Committee conducts a remote elections week

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the campus closure, this year's ASUCR elections moved to a completely remote election week. Students received a personalized ballot link in their R’Mail. Polling hours were open from...