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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Dean’s Speaker Series – The Law and Life Lessons

On Tuesday, Feb. 7, UC Riverside alumnus and lawyer Peter J. Mort gave a presentation in HUB 269 entitled “The Means Justify the Ends” on the role of law and lawyers in solving problems...

UCR School of Medicine bill passes in senate committee

Senate Bill 21, which requests $15 million in state funding for UCR’s School of Medicine, received unanimous, bipartisan accreditation at the Senate Education Committee last Wednesday, April 17. The bill is now being passed...

Brown’s budget proposes an extra $142 million for the UC

Gov. Jerry Brown recently released his state budget proposal for the 2014-15 year, outlining a plan to allocate $12.8 billion to higher education. According to the budget, the University of California (UC) system would...

UC creates food blog

The University of California (UC) has created a food blog entitled the UC Food Observer. The blog covers news and discussions about various issues and how they relate to food across the world. Curated by...

UC Davis police chief resigns amid release of critical report

On April 19, Lieutenant Matthew Carmichael was sworn into office as the UC Davis interim police chief in succession of retired Police Chief Annette Spicuzzi. Spicuzzi resigned just a week after the release of...

UCR hosts seminar on the lack of female representation in Riverside County

On Wednesday, May 31, UCR’s Center for Sustainable Suburban Development (CSSD) hosted a seminar titled, “Where Have All the Women Gone?: Exploring the Causes for a Decline in Female City Council Members of Riverside...

UCSD student left in DEA cell for 5 days demands $20 million

UC San Diego student Daniel Chong, who nearly died after being left in a Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) holding cell for almost five days without food and water, has filed a $20 million claim...

UC regents seek to improve community college transfers to UC system

Last week’s UC regents meeting in Sacramento featured the presentation of a report examining improvements to the California community college-UC transfer pathway and the introduction of a focus group that will address issues of...

News in Brief

Nine arrested at Occupy protest near UC Berkeley UC Berkeley officers arrested nine protesters for unlawful assembly and for remaining on UC-owned farmland after dispersal orders were given. The protesters had begun their occupation of...

ASUCR to launch bike share program

On Wednesday, April 6, Vice President of Internal Affairs Michael Ervin announced that UCR will host a bike share program beginning in fall 2016. The program, hosted by the company Zagster, will host 50...