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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Interview with Governor Brown

On Oct. 16, Highlander Editor-in-Chief Chris LoCascio and News Editor Sandy Van joined student newspapers from seven University of California campuses for an interview with Governor Jerry Brown on the UCLA campus. With the...

Elections season begins in the senate

BCOE Senator Sean Fahmian criticized CHASS Senator Nafi Karim for failing to deliver sufficient snacks to students during finals week of last quarter — as part of the snack wagon initiative — revealing early...

Students voice their opinion on the rising number of freshman applications

According to UCR admissions, the number of freshman applications to UCR for fall 2017 has risen by 4.5 percent which amounts to more than 3,000 applications compared to applications for fall 2016. This rise...

Elections Guide 2016: Referendums and Constitutional Amendments

REFERENDUMS & CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS Referendum — Highlander Newspaper Reformation Ballot Language: The Highlander News Reformation (HNR) is an effort set forth by the Editorial Board of the Highlander Newspaper aimed at securing the funds needed to...

News In Brief

ASUCR The second-to-last senate meeting of winter quarter commenced at 6:16 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1. During the Green Campus Action Plan’s (GCAP) report, Undergraduate Sustainability Director Bryan Martinez announced the addition of five new...

Student Lobby Conference promotes discussion on student hunger, inadequate funding

From Friday, March 23 to Sunday, March 25, students from UCR and eight other UC campuses gathered at the State Capitol for the annual Student Lobby Conference (SLC) hosted by the University of California...

VCSA announces continuation of HEAT Music Festival

  ASUCR’s fourth senate meeting of the year saw the passage of two resolutions and the announcement that HEAT Music Festival will be continued in the winter quarter 2017. During ex-officio reports, ASUCR President Shafi Karim...

Napolitano meets UCR: Students voice support, protest

UC President Janet Napolitano continued her month-long tour of each of the 10 UC campuses this past Monday, Nov. 4 with a trip to UC Riverside. It proved to be an eventful visit full...

Sources: UCR VCSA James Sandoval on leave from university; investigation ongoing

The status of UC Riverside Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs (VCSA) James Sandoval’s future is in question after numerous sources reveal that, as of Friday, Nov. 10, he is on leave from the university. The...

Elections director to be appointed in fall

The appointment of the ASUCR elections director has been delayed until fall quarter after the special elections meeting held on June 2 was adjourned after nine minutes, due to an argument between former candidate...