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Saturday, November 17, 2018

ASUCR Elections Guide 2018-2019: President

Diana Jekki - President Diana Jekki, a fourth-year double major in political science-law and society and English, has a tremendous record in working toward bettering the lives of students at UCR. She has been accomplishing...

ASUCR Elections Guide 2018-2019: Executive Cabinet

Johnathan Li - Executive Vice President Hey Highlanders! My name is Johnathan Li, and I am a third-year in business administration with a concentration in finance. I am excited and proud to announce that I...

CE-CERT prepares climate and air quality training program for summer launch

Just around a year ago, the South Coast Air Quality Management District donated $1 million to fund the Air Quality and Climate Change Training program (ACT) at UCR’s Center of Environmental Research and Technology...

Highlander Newsroom 01/28/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we talk about the plans for a new commuter and transfer student lounge on campus, criticize people's food choices, offer midterm study suggestions, and touch on President Barack...

All-woman writing seminar at UCR seeks to diversify representation in the media

Last Friday, UCR University Communications collaborated with the Center for Ideas and Society and The OpEd Project to host a writing seminar called, “Write to Change the World.” According to the seminar brochure, the...

Newspaper referendum seeks to fund future of independent media

The Highlander Newspaper has stood for 64 years as UC Riverside’s independent and student-run media outlet, serving as a source of information and engaging commentary and storytelling for students and the community. The Highlander...

Two UCR students sent to hospital last Friday

Two separate medical emergencies, occurring within the same hour, spurred the appearance of a firetruck on campus last Friday, according to UCR officials. A female student reported an allergic reaction to something she ate and...

Highlander Newsroom 11/27/13

Tune in as the Highlander senior staff discusses the UC-wide strikes by union AFSCME 3299, Thanksgiving and a celebrity-filled event at UCR.    

Highlander Newsroom 10/22/14

This week on the Highlander Newsroom, we prepare for the midterm wave, discuss the benefits of small businesses for Riverside, review the TEDxRiverside conference and debate the merits of pumpkin spice. Be sure to catch...

ASUCR seeks grant for Black Grad, discusses buying “sobriety journals”

Last Wednesday’s ASUCR meeting happened in the wake of an ASUCR elections season mired by low voter turnout. Here are some highlights:   Keep the 20 percent … In light of the 2018 ASUCR...