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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

UC system awarded 2018 Green Power Leadership Award

On Oct. 10, 2018 the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the UC system with the 2018 Green Power Leadership Award in the direct project engagement category for sustainability efforts such as the...

ASUCR approves new Judicial Council, dorm additions in the works

The fourth ASUCR senate meeting of the quarter took place on Wednesday, Oct. 17 in HUB 221 at 6:30 p.m. in order to discuss current affairs and vote on the three nominations to fill...

Chinese consulate phone scam hits UCR

Scammers claiming to be from the Chinese Consulate targeted UCR faculty and staff with phone calls during during the week of Oct. 1. This situation was originally publicized through a schoolwide email sent by...

The Barn renovation on schedule for 2020 return

On June 14 of this summer, The Barn, UCR’s iconic eatery, was closed for an 18-month renovation project aimed at modernizing and expanding the site prior to its reopening in Jan. 2020. Now that...

Students cautious yet motivated about midterm voting

Two years after the election of President Donald Trump, the midterm elections are once again slated to take place nationally. The midterm elections, held in November every four years near the midpoint of a...

ASUCR reviews members of staff and committees, elects new BCOE senator and elections director

ASUCR held their second meeting of the fall quarter at 6:35 p.m. last Wednesday, Oct.10. The Senate discussed the appointment of a new BCOE senator and the selection of a new Elections Director for...

AFSCME bargaining still deadlocked, UC Patient Care Technical workers vote to strike

According to a press release from Friday, Oct. 12, “AFSCME Local 3299, announced ... that the University’s Patient Care Technical workers will be staging a 3-day walkout from Oct. 23-25 at all UC Medical...

UC to dedicate more than $7 million to faculty diversity efforts

The University of California announced on Wednesday, Sept. 26 that it plans to pledge more than $7 million every year to expand on its existing programs to strengthen faculty diversity as well as create...

Riverside among top U.S. cities for entrepreneurship

Riverside was recently ranked No. 19 on MSN Money’s list of the best cities to grow a business. The list, “30 Cities Where Small Business Owners Are Thriving,” highlights places where entrepreneurs are thriving using...

R’Closet provides professional attire for students

On Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 10 a.m. students gathered around the Bear’s Den for the official opening of UC Riverside’s R’Closet. In a collaboration between the Career Center and the Associated Students of UC...