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Student Researchers United continues to struggle with UC system while lecturers call off strike

Student researchers are preparing for a possible strike after the UC seeks to exclude fellows and trainees from their new union, Student Researchers United, also referred to as SRU-UAW. Approximately 12,000 workers submitted authorization...

Removal of halal food in the HUB sparks concern

In the winter quarter of 2020, the UCR Dining Services made an unprecedented effort to implement halal food in the Highlander Union Building by incorporating it into the Chronic Tacos menu. Though limited and...

UC Students petition against 95% in-person winter program

During the Associated Students of UCR’s seventh meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2021, CHASS Senator Victoria Nguyen announced that she, along with First Time College Student Director Lily Romero and CNAS Senator Rachel Paredes,...

Update on UC teaching faculty contract negotiation

UC lecturers are on the verge of a strike as many find themselves without contracts and proceeding precariously through the 2021 school year. The negotiation processes for the successor contract began on April 3,...

The seventh ASUCR meeting saw multiple reports by the Executive Cabinet and announced their...

The Associated Students of UCR’s seventh meeting was called to order on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2021 in the ASUCR Senate Chamber. All senators were present, excluding senators Chavez, Alba, Vu, Usmani, La and Flores-Aparcio....

UCR receives 2021 Seal of Excelencia

UCR is among one of 10 colleges and universities to be awarded the 2021 Seal of Excelencia by nonprofit group Excelencia in Education. Excelencia in Education is a Latina-led organization that was created in...

UC Flu Executive Order mandates that all students receive their flu vaccine by Nov....

On Oct. 8, 2021 the UC issued a systemwide executive order requiring all students, faculty and staff to have their flu vaccine or opt out using a form given by their location on or...

The sixth ASUCR meeting saw the efficient delivery of multiple reports and passage of...

The Associated Students of UCR’s sixth meeting was called to order on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021 in the ASUCR Senate Chamber. All senators were present, excluding senators Martinez and Akel. Motions to modify the...

UCR prepares for a new STEM Education Center

Correction 11/10/2021: "The board allocated $1 million for planning, but we have not accumulated $1 billion in billable time. The project is currently in the CEQA phase." UCR is partnering with Riverside Unified School District to...

UCR breaks its enrollment record for fifth year in a row

For the fifth year in a row, UCR has continued to break it’s enrollment record. Since 2016, the campus has seen a constant increase in undergraduate and graduate student enrollment. As of 2021, a...