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Sunday, October 20, 2019

Student Life and Center for Social Innovation host meeting on 2020 census

On Friday, Sept. 20, the department of Student Life and the Center for Social Innovation held the first of many informational meetings pertaining to the upcoming 2020 Census. It was open to all UCR...

Judicial council overturns decision that ruled that candidates elected in special elections were considered...

On June 7, the ASUCR Judicial Council petitioner filed a case regarding the eligibility of the candidates of the special elections that took place on May 29, 2019. The Judicial Council initially found that...

UCR receives grant from the National Institutes of Health to address health disparities in...

UCR has received a five year, $16 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) which will initiate the Center for Health Disparities Research at UCR (HDR@UCR). The grant and new center are...

UC President Janet Napolitano announces resignation

On Wednesday, Sept. 18, University of California President Janet Napolitano announced at the UC Board of Regents meeting that she will step down from her position in August 2020. Napolitano served as president for...

Transportation Services implements permit rate increase for the 2019-2020 school year

On July 15, Irma Henderson, the director of UCR’s Transportation Services, sent out a letter informing students that Transportation Services implemented an overall average permit rate increase of 4.50% for the 2019-2020 fiscal year....

UCR ranks No. 1 in social mobility in US News & World Report Best...

Every year, the U.S. News and World Report publish college rankings in the United States. In the 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings, UCR ranked No. 1 in the Top Performers...

UCR researchers find that Ecopipam reduces stuttering symptoms

In a proof-of-concept trial, UCR professor of psychiatry and neuroscience and chair of the department at the UCR School of Medicine, Gerald A. Maguire, led a team that found that the medication ecopipam reduced...

Uncovering the mentally abusive culture within UCR’s women’s basketball program

This article was contributed to by Jordan Hom. When UC Riverside’s women’s basketball assistant coach Giuliana Mendiola was informed on Monday, July 22 that her contract would not be renewed for the 2019-2020 season, it...

UCR hosts town hall to discuss questions regarding STEM High School

On June 6, a town hall was hosted from 12-1 p.m. to discuss the proposed Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) STEM high school. The town hall was a luncheon event with light refreshments and food...

ASUCR hosts event to educate students on public and campus safety

On June 6 from 2:30-4:30 p.m., UCR’s Campus Safety Alliance and ASUCR Internal Affairs Committee hosted a public campus safety forum. A presentation on campus and public safety tips was provided along with lunch...