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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Hillary Clinton takes campaign to UC Riverside

  A crowd of over 1,000 people attended a campaign rally for U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton held in UCR Athletics’ Johnson Family Practice Center on Tuesday, May 20. The former secretary of state...

Sit-in strikes Hinderaker Hall: UCR students protest tuition proposal

  A coalition of UCR students protested UC President Janet Napolitano’s proposed tuition increases Tuesday. The demonstration began at the Bell Tower but moved outside Hinderaker Hall before finally resulting in a sit-in outside Chancellor...

UCR earthquake physicist Abhijit Ghosh discusses the “Big One”

  Abhijit Ghosh is an assistant professor in UCR’s Department of Earth Sciences with a research focus in seismology and earthquake physics. He holds two master’s of science degrees to his name in geology and...

Hampshire College professor discusses biased discourse on population control

Professor Emirita of Development Studies Betsy Hartmann from Hampshire College in Amherst New Jersey, gave a lecture entitled “Population Politics at the Crossroads of Gender, Environment, Migration and Security,” on Jan. 27 in Genomics...

ASUCR appoints fourth and final justice

The main focus of ASUCR’s fourth senate meeting, which began promptly at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 1, was to vote on the appointment of justice nominee, Mina Hanin, a fourth-year political science major....

UCSB dean selected as UCR interim chancellor

UC President Mark Yudof has selected Jane Close Conoley, dean of UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, as the interim chancellor of UC Riverside on Tuesday, Nov. 20. Pending her approval by...

Carlotta Walls LaNier discusses civil rights with UCR

Carlotta Walls LaNier was met with a standing ovation from a nearly full audience as she took to the podium to share her experience as one of nine students to integrate Little Rock Central...

Highlander Newsroom (1/13/16)

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we chat about allegations brought against Bill Cosby, the death of David Bowie, UC private prison divestment and the occupation of a wildlife refuge in Oregon by a...

UC Riverside named ‘military-friendly’ campus three years running

UC Riverside’s exemplary work in creating a friendly and diverse campus atmosphere continues to receive national accreditation. In a recent military survey conducted by G.I. Magazine, UCR was named a top university for supporting...

FOREPLAY: Senior Thesis Exhibition

On Saturday, May 19, Sweeney Art Gallery opened its doors to a flood of students, faculty and members of the general public. All had come to witness the artwork of UCR’s finest senior artists...