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Riverside-area legislator aims to double attendance at UC Riverside School of Medicine Subtitle: State...

On Wednesday, Jan. 9, State Senator for the 31st District Richard Roth announced Senate Bill 56, which requests $80 million for “the construction of a new University of California, Riverside School of Medicine facility”...

UCR’s Free Speech Working Group holds first public forum, addresses student concerns

On Thursday, Feb. 20, UCR’s Free Speech Working Group, an organization on campus consisting of students, faculty and staff which promotes transparency in the enforcement of campus policy, held an open panel to explain...

Author of judicial council amendment strikes proposal

The second ASUCR meeting of the quarter took place on Wednesday, April 10 and began at 6:36 p.m. During the approval of the agenda, CHASS Senator Julian Gonzalez voted to add a judicial council...

Emerbee’s, a new cafe on campus, is set to open in spring 2019

Emerbee’s, a new dining facility, is set to open on campus tentatively the week of June 3, however, the opening date is not yet confirmed. In an interview with the Highlander, Benjamin Eisenstein, the marketing...

UCR Botanic Gardens staff close unsound geodesic dome to the public for replacement

On Monday, Oct. 7, the official UCR Instagram page posted that the Botanic Gardens’ geodesic dome has been closed to the public until further notice. The dome, which was built in 1984, has become...

Recent UCR doctoral graduate discusses the significance of the fundamentalist Mormon communities in Mexico

Cristina Rosetti, a doctoral student specializing in religious studies who graduated from UCR in June 2019 has recently been interviewed by news organizations, including CNN, ABC and CBS News in regards to the massacre...

Senate passes Enacting Chapter XXXIII: Removal and Vacancy Procedures bill

On Wednesday, Jan. 29, ASUCR held their fourth meeting of winter quarter. The meeting was the first State of the Association meeting of the quarter. Before the agenda was approved, CHASS Senator and President Pro...

Sit-in protest in Hinderaker Hall aims to bring awareness to the COLA movement

On Thursday, Feb. 27 at approximately 2:15 p.m., students in support of the cost-of-living adjustment movement (COLA) gathered in front of Hinderaker Hall with boxes of pizza, preparing to sit in the...

ASUCR Office of External Affairs urges Congress to pass Supporting Students in Response to...

The ASUCR Office of External Affairs is encouraging students to email their congressional representatives to pass a federal COVID-19 student relief stimulus package for students being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Riverside remains peaceful; thousands of protestors take to the streets to mourn the death...

Roughly 5,000 protestors took to the streets of Downtown Riverside on Monday June 1, to mourn the death of George Floyd and march against police brutality. George Floyd, 46, was a black man from Minneapolis...