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Dining Services highlights the sustainable and fair trade coffee options available on campus

Over the past year, UCR Housing, Dining & Hospitality Services has introduced a variety of fair trade and sustainable coffee options to the many dining facilities on campus. According to the Dining Services website, fair...

California governor creates proposal to allocate $25 million to UCR School of Medicine

On Friday, Jan. 10, California Governor Gavin Newsom proposed a $222 billion state budget to address current challenges California faces, such as homelessness, funding of K-12 education and climate change. Within the 2020-21 California...

ASUCR public policy senator and president pro tempore publicly resigns at ASUCR meeting

On Wednesday, Jan. 8, ASUCR held their second meeting of the quarter. At the start of the meeting, Public Policy Senator and President Pro Tempore Preeti Juturu motioned to amend the agenda to add a...

Former president pro tempore and public policy senator discusses her resignation

On Wednesday, Jan. 8, Preeti Juturu, ASUCR president pro tempore and public policy senator publicly resigned at the ASUCR meeting. During the meeting she stated, “I need to take a step back from ASUCR...

Voter registration committee proposes an added feature on R’Web that will increase voter engagement

The Voter Engagement Workgroup is organized by Student Life and consists of students from various organizations including ResLife, CalPIRG, ASUCR, ASPB, Mi Familia Vota, the Women’s Resource Center and the UC Advocacy Network. These...

New greenhouse facility will enhance the research of various departments on campus

The Plant Growth Environments Facility is currently underway near East Campus Drive and Eucalyptus Drive. Katherine A. Borkovich, professor and chair of the Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology with the College of Natural...

UCR alumni Marie Schultz is appointed new associate vice chancellor for development

On Thursday, Jan. 2, after a six month national search, UCR alumni Marie Schultz was appointed the new associate vice chancellor for development. The search advisory committee that selected Schultz was led by Assistant...

Community meets to discuss provost and executive vice chancellor candidates

On Tuesday, Jan. 7, a campus-wide forum was hosted in HUB 260 to discuss desirable traits and qualifications for the new potential UC Riverside provost and executive vice chancellor positions. The search comes in...

Chancellor Wilcox announces that 2020 commencement will remain on-campus

On Wednesday, Dec. 11, Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox sent a campus-wide email announcing that the 2020 commencement ceremonies will remain on campus. The full list of dates and times will be posted on the...

Members of ASUCR express concern with rescheduled meeting and debate over eligibility requirements for...

On Sunday, Dec. 2, ASUCR held their last meeting of the fall quarter. The meeting was originally scheduled to take place on Wednesday, Dec. 4 but was rescheduled for Monday, Dec. 2 for unknown...