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Sit-in protest in Hinderaker Hall aims to bring awareness to the COLA movement

On Thursday, Feb. 27 at approximately 2:15 p.m., students in support of the cost-of-living adjustment movement (COLA) gathered in front of Hinderaker Hall with boxes of pizza, preparing to sit in the...

Workshop by Career Center and International Affairs encourages students to negotiate for a better...

The Career Center and International Affairs hosted Negotiating Your Salary & The Gender Pay Gap in celebration of International Women’s Day on Tuesday, Feb. 25 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., in the...

GSOE senator publicly resigns at ASUCR meeting; Parliamentarian announces he was put on a...

On Wednesday, Feb. 19, ASUCR held their seventh meeting of the quarter. At the previous week’s meeting on Feb.12, the senate did not meet quorum so all legislation, meeting minutes and allocations...

Former GSOE senator speaks out on her resignation and experience in ASUCR

On Wednesday, Feb. 19, GSOE Senator Evelin Castaneda publicly announced that she was resigning from her position at the ASUCR meeting. In an interview with The Highlander, Castaneda further expanded on her...

UCR students rally in support of UC Santa Cruz cost of living adjustment strikes

On Friday, Feb. 21 at approximately 11:30 a.m., students rallied around the UCR Bell Tower to stand in solidarity with the UC Santa Cruz (UCSC) wildcat strike and in support of “COLA,”...

ASUCR hosts Congressman Mark Takano to discuss public service, higher education legislation and basic...

On Friday, Feb. 21, ASUCR’s External Affairs office hosted California Congressman and UCR alumni Mark Takano at Bannockburn J-102 for a discussion surrounding public service, college affordability and basic needs advocacy. ASUCR...

ASUCR International Student Committee and TedxUCR launch second annual TedxTalk

At approximately 6:45 p.m on Thursday, Feb. 20, the Highlander Union Building (HUB) opened its doors to kick off the Global Perspectives TedxTalk presented by the ASUCR International Student Committee (ASUCR ISC)...

ITS to begin sending phishing email simulations this month

This month, UCR’s Information Technology Solutions (ITS) is set to begin sending out a series of emails to UCR faculty, staff and students that will closely mimic a phishing attack. ITS hopes...

Senate unable to pass any legislation or allocate funds after not meeting quorum

On Wednesday, Feb.12, ASUCR held their sixth meeting of the quarter.  Executive Vice President (EVP) Abigail Cortes was not in attendance, which meant that President Pro Tempore Miguel Ramirez...

Construction on new art sculpture is completed

The construction of UCR’s first art sculpture has officially been completed. The sculpture, titled “a circular sculpture about usefulness amongst other things,” was designed by San Diego-based artist Roy McMakin.