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UCR begins constructing new School of Medicine building

On Friday, Oct. 22, UCR began construction on its second School of Medicine building. This expansion will help assist the campus in developing a more competitive medical program and accommodate the growing number of...

The fifth ASUCR meeting marked by two special elections and a visit from a...

The Associated Students of UCR’s fifth meeting was called to order on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021 in the ASUCR Senate Chamber. All senators were present, excluding senators La and Alba. Motions to approve the...

UCR listed as 25th Best Value College by The Princeton Review

The University of California Riverside has been announced as one of the Top 50 Best Value Colleges (for public schools) by The Princeton Review. UCR was listed as No. 25, placing it in the...

The R’Professional Career Closet reopens for the fall quarter

The R’Professional Career Closet has reopened this fall after being closed due to COVID-19 and during the summer. This program benefits students by providing them with professional attire at no cost.  The R'Professional Career Closet...

Gov. Newsom Selects UCR Student for the Student Aid Commission

Last March, UCR undergraduate alumni and current graduate student, Angel Rodriguez, was appointed by Gov. Gavin Newsom onto the California Student Aid Commission. CSAC is the state-run financial aid agency that caters programs such...

UCR expects 95% on-campus classes for the winter quarter

As winter approaches, students are preparing their term plans and living arrangements for the upcoming winter quarter, but the threat of COVID-19 is still very palpable. The 2021-2022 school year proves to be an...

The fourth ASUCR meeting saw a review of new legislation and judicial nominations.

The Associated Students of UCR’s fourth meeting was called to order on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021 in the ASUCR Senate Chamber. All senators were present, excluding senators Vu, Aparcio and Kiroloss. The meeting agenda...

UCR student workers face pay discrepancies

With the start of a new fall quarter, this 2021-22 school year has already proven to be difficult for Highlander students and staff. The transition from remote learning to mostly in-person classes, issues of...

The UC System announces second faculty member to receive Nobel Prize of 2021

The UC Office of the President has announced a second 2021 Nobel-Prize laureate from the UC system. David Card, a labor economist at UC Berkeley, was awarded the Nobel Prize in economic sciences for...

ASUCR’s second senate meeting marked by a visit from the chancellor, vice chancellor and...

The Associated Students of UCR’s second meeting was called to order on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021 at 6:31 p.m. in the ASUCR Senate Chamber. All Senators were present, excluding senators Vasquez, Alva, Garcia and...