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Friday, March 24, 2017
Film

Former New York Times editor Bill Keller discusses the practice of journalism in the...

On Monday, March 6 at 7:30 p.m. in HUB 302, the 48th Hays Press-Enterprise lecture commenced with guest speaker Bill Keller, current editor-in-chief of the Marshall Project and former New York Times correspondent, editor,...

UC responds to President Trump’s signing of revised executive order

On Monday, March 6, President Donald Trump signed a new executive order titled, “Executive Order Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry Into the United States,” which revokes and replaces Executive Order 13769 (“Travel...

Researchers at UCR invent reusable paper coating

Researchers at UC Riverside, in collaboration with Wenshou Wang at Shandong University in China, have unveiled their invention of a reusable paper coating. Using light, nanoparticles and Prussian blue ink, the researchers have concocted...

UCR awarded $5.1 million grant to combat citrus killer Huanglongbing

A group of UCR researchers received a $5,112,000 five-year grant from the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture toward their fight against Huanglongbing (HLB), or citrus greening disease,...

“Hunger does not equal profit”: Feed the People protest food insecurity at the Bell...

From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1, on-campus student group “Feed the People” protested food insecurity at UC Riverside where 62 percent of students go hungry. The organization hosted two professors...

Trump administration repeals federal protection of transgender restroom privileges

On Wednesday, Feb. 22, the Trump administration repealed the federal protection for transgender individuals who use public restrooms that agree with their gender identity. The protection was implemented by the Obama administration on May...

UCR students express differences on potential federal enforcement against marijuana

During a White House press briefing held Thursday, Feb 23, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer responded to questions about the Trump administration’s stance on federal marijuana regulation and the resulting state-federal conflict. During...

News In Brief

ASUCR The second-to-last senate meeting of winter quarter commenced at 6:16 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1. During the Green Campus Action Plan’s (GCAP) report, Undergraduate Sustainability Director Bryan Martinez announced the addition of five new...

SPP seminar discusses importance of communication in water and energy management

The School of Public Policy (SPP) hosted former Commissioner of the California Public Utilities Commission Catherine J.K. Sandoval for a seminar titled, “Broadband Internet for Managing Water, Energy and Community Needs” on Thursday, March...

UCR Citrus Collection and Givaudan partner up to create fresh ingredients

Up in a remote room at the Mission Inn on Tuesday, Feb. 21, blenders churned and pans sizzled away. Seltzers, vegetables, alcohols, sweeteners and plenty of oranges lined the walls of this meeting room,...