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Police investigating UCR student’s death as possible result of hazing

20 year-old UCR student Tyler Hilliard died on Sept. 15 after collapsing during a fraternity outing to Mt. Rubidoux. Hilliard was a pledge of Alpha Phi Alpha, an African-American cultural fraternity. Detectives are investigating...

Student worker union bargains for Title IX reforms, wage increases

The United Automobile Workers Local 2865, which represents student employees, is currently in the process of contract bargaining with the University of California across campuses for more affordable housing, improvements to Title IX investigations...

California primary election results showcase a medley of landslides and close contests

The California primary elections to decide candidates for November’s contests were held Tuesday, June 5. In accordance with the “jungle primary” system in California, the top two candidates for each office, regardless of political...

UCR collaborates with non-profit Chilean company to increase technology

The Office of Information Technology Partnerships (OTP) at UC Riverside has partnered with Know Hub Chile, a non-profit organization that specializes in expanding awareness and attention to technology created within eight universities and three...

UC Riverside School of Medicine helps students pay for schooling by serving the Inland...

The cost of attending medical school has increased due to a rise in tuition in recent years. In a US News finding, tuition at public universities has risen by 194 percent in the past...

The Year in Review: Highlights of the 2017-2018 Academic Year

September On Sept. 26, 2017, freshman convocation occurred with speakers such as Chancellor Kim Wilcox, President of the UCR Alumni Association Kenneth Noeller, Executive Vice Chancellor Cynthia Larive, Chairman of the Academic Senate Dylan...

ASUCR Report Cards

Martin Cuenca: Senate President Pro Tempore Martin Cuenca has opposed banning political parties and subsequently opposed a roll call vote for the political parties bill, which would make each senator’s vote public. Additionally, Cuenca...

UCR neglects Ethnic and Gender Programs, protesters claim

Students gathered under the Bell Tower on Tuesday, May 29 to protest the disparity between the UCR administration’s salaries and the amount of money spent for the benefit of students, especially those of Costo...

ASUCR rules election of CNAS senator unconstitutional

Last week’s ASUCR meeting kicked off by calling attention to the controversy surrounding Wajeha Mahmoud’s election to the previously unfilled CNAS senatorial seat. Mahmoud was elected to fill the CNAS senatorial seat in a...

UCR enrolls and graduates more Pell Grant recipients than any other major university

A recent study of federal data has revealed that UC Riverside students receive more Pell Grant aid than their counterparts at any other major public institution. This report, titled The Pell Divide: How Four-Year...