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Saturday, October 16, 2021

UCR research investigates educational differences in children’s storybooks internationally

A UCR cross-cultural psychology article titled “Learning-Related Values in Young Children’s Storybooks: An Investigation in the United States,” published in the Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, examines the learning values in Chinese storybooks compared to...

Crime Watch: Burglary Near Family Housing

On Friday at approximately 1:30 p.m., two suspects were seen breaking into a house on Flanders Road near UCR Family Student Housing. The UC Police Department (UCPD) assisted the Riverside Police Department (RPD) in...

Riverside county school districts slash after-school programs

Local school districts in Riverside County have recently undergone cost-cutting strategies, which include reducing staff and decreasing the number of services offered by after-school programs to accommodate rising minimum wage levels and flat state...

New ASUCR, new ideas in the making

Ushering in the 2012-2013 academic year, a newly-appointed ASUCR board convened for their first Senate meeting on Oct. 1. Areas of focus included voter registration, ASPB’s Block Party, committee development and initiative reports major...

Sustainability Symposium tackles “tipping points” and “global mourning”

On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, a symposium regarding UC Riverside’s contributions to the prevention of environmental degradation was held from 6-8 p.m. in the conference room of the Botanic Gardens. The discussion, entitled, “Renewable...

UCPD intercepts two-person burglary at UCR Child Development Center

On Saturday, Oct. 27, UC Police Department (UCPD) arrested two vagrants stealing from the UCR Child Development Center on Watkins Drive. A security alarm tripped at 1:08 p.m. alerted the officers, who arrived on...

UCR lays groundwork for double bike lane, Lot 32

Students will ride safer with the upcoming installation of a double bike lane near campus, which aims to reduce bicycling accidents and alleviate traffic caused by bicyclists riding in the wrong direction. Spearheaded by...

Fourth generation electronic cigarettes are just as harmful as older models

A new UCR study published in March of this year indicates that in spite of evolving differences in design aesthetics, fourth generation electronic cigarettes pod atomizers are actually similar to those from previous generations...

Divestment debates begin in ASUCR senate

During the special report portion of last Wednesday’s ASUCR senate meeting, a student representative gave a 15-minute presentation questioning the justice of a student-led divestment campaign that calls for the UC administration to cut...