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Sunday, September 23, 2018

Gov. Brown passes ‘three-foot’ bike law, protects bicyclists

Gov. Jerry Brown passed the Three Feet for Safety Act on Monday, Sept. 23, which prohibits cars from driving closer than three feet from a bicyclist. In 2011 and 2012, similar bills were sent to...

$15,000 spent on elections

According to the most recent campaign finance reports, over $15,000 was spent during this year’s ASUCR elections, more than a full year’s worth of tuition. Most of the money, over $14,000, was spent by...

UCR honored with sustainability awards

Last Thursday, UC Riverside was presented with awards from two local organizations in recognition of its recent achievements in sustainability. “It’s great getting recognition for what we have accomplished here on campus,” John Cook, the...

[OUR]Voice candidates banned; Elections results postponed

The ASUCR Elections Committee has disqualified the Voice party after receiving multiple violations. Following a Monday meeting between ASUCR representatives and campus administration, elections results will be postponed until May 8 to grant candidates...

UCOP Janet Napolitano interview: the full transcript

For a summary of this transcript, please visit here. (A Round of Introductions) Brooke Converse: As you know, today President Napolitano is celebrating her first year with us. So we’re talking about looking ahead and the...

UCR LGBT Resource Center celebrates milestone with UQ Conference

The organization also celebrated its distinction as the first LGBT center in the University of California system. The event began with a brunch and was followed by a speech by a number of coordinators and...

UC student regent application now open

Applications are now being accepted for the 2018-19 UC student regent position and are open to undergraduate, graduate and professional students on all UC campuses. If chosen, the student will serve a one-year term...

Shooting in White Park

On Monday morning Feb. 29, a man was injured in a shooting that occurred at White Park in downtown Riverside. Twenty-six-year-old Cory Chenno James of Riverside and 25-year-old Leshawn Karisha Johnson of Colton were...

UCR students “walk out” against gun violence

“The residue of many bullets lives within me.” These were the words of Katherine Maldonado, a sociology graduate student speaking at the National School Walkout event, a protest against gun violence that occurred by...

E-cigarettes may be ‘toxic,’ UCR researchers say

UCR professor of cell biology Dr. Prue Talbot and her team discovered the chemicals used to refill electronic vapor cigarettes (e-cigarettes) may be more harmful than tobacco cigarettes. Her team discovered that electronic vapor...