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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

ASUCR advocates for fair trade and diverse food options for students

On Wednesday, May 12, ASUCR held their weekly senate meeting. President Pro Tempore Orlando Cabalo presented SR-S21-009 UC Riverside Fair Trade & Labor Resolution. Members of the Fair Trade Club at UCR authored the...

The School of Public Policy announces a BA/MPP five-year program set to launch in...

UCR’s School of Public Policy announced the creation of a new program that will allow students to obtain both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s of public policy in five years. The program is...

News in Brief: UCR is ranked in the top 1% of universities around the...

According to the World University Rankings of 2021, UCR has once again been listed among the top 1% of universities around the world. For this year, UCR was ranked at no. 242 of the...

UCR community speaks out against proposed changes to UCPD policies

The UC Regents proposed changes to the Universitywide Police Policies and Administrative Procedures on February 5. Those proposed changes include revisions to the “Use of Force” policy which was originally updated based on legislative...

ASUCR discusses proposed tuition increases by the UC Regents and changes to in-person commencement

On Wednesday, May 5, ASUCR held their sixth meeting of the quarter as well as their monthly State of the Association. Vice President of External Affairs Vincent Rasso reflected on the events his office...

NIB: Graduating students discuss their time at UCR

The official end of the 2020-2021 school year is drawing nearer, meaning a new cohort of graduates will soon be parting from UCR. Though this school year came with many new and unprecedented challenges...

Hundreds of students rally in support of guests at UCR’s 2021 commencement ceremonies

ASUCR held its sixth meeting of the quarter on Wednesday, April 28 where they discussed legislation related to UCR’s admission requirements, student advocacy for an in-person commencement and period product availability.  Senate interns Ridwan Syed,...

ASUCR initiative asks that graduating students be allowed to bring guests to in-person commencement...

UCR is currently allowing for spring 2020 and 2021 graduates to participate in an in-person commencement ceremony if they so choose. However, in an effort to continue adhering to COVID-19 regulations, UCR has mandated...

UCR researchers seek to study the negative impacts of remote learning

A team of researchers at UCR have been awarded a grant by the National Institutes of Health and UCR’s Center for Health Disparities Research for their study, titled Parent Experiences of Remote Learning. This...

ASUCR passes resolution advocating for affordable textbooks across the UC

On Wednesday, April 22, ASUCR held their fourth meeting of the quarter. Members of The California Public Interest Research Group at UCR spoke during public forum in support of an upcoming piece of legislation...