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Elsinore area earthquake signals caution for California, says UCR seismologist

Just after 2 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25, a 4.0-magnitude earthquake struck and was centered west of the 15 Freeway between Lake Elsinore and Corona. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake had a...

Judicial council hears cases on elections violations and elections director’s suit against ASUCR president

The ASUCR Judicial Council met for the third time since the beginning of spring quarter on Thursday, April 27 in the senate chambers, with the meeting beginning at 5:14 p.m. The meeting began with the...

R’Courses are classes led by students, now offered in spring quarter

UC Riverside has launched R’Courses, a pilot program where undergraduates will be facilitating two-unit classes under the mentorship of a faculty member, which seeks to encourage discussion outside of a regular classroom environment. Ranging...

In Pictures: Riverside remembers Charlottesville

Approximately 250 people gathered at Riverside City Hall on Sunday, August 13 to remember those lost to the August 12 "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. The rally, which was led by white supremacist and Ku...

2016-17 Year in Review

Compiled by: Evan Ismail, SSW and Andreas Rauch, SSW Several events occurred at a local, national and global stage throughout the 2016-17 school year that impacted the UCR community. Below we highlight and recap a...

Inside ASUCR’s battle over controversial judicial ruling

This past week, varying contingents within ASUCR executed a series of actions that could hold a significant impact on April’s upcoming 2017-18 elections. As we reported two weeks ago, during the quarter’s second state of...

ASUCR

The first senate meeting of spring quarter convened in the senate chambers on Wednesday, April 5 at 6:15 p.m. Executive Vice President Wen-Yu Chou announced at the beginning of the meeting that Danielle Flores...

Developing: [YOUR]side requested signatures on noncompete agreement forms from party members

An email received by the Highlander at around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 11, reveals that, during the 2014-15 academic year, leadership within the ASUCR political party side requested signatures on a noncompete agreement...

News in Brief & Upcoming Events

USHIP fraud targets students throughout the UC On Thursday, April 20, the University of California Office of the President (UCOP) released a statement announcing the discovery of a fraud incident through its university-wide health...

Sexual harassment allegations surround sudden retirement of VCSA Sandoval

In the last week, multiple sources have told The Highlander that the sudden retirement of former UC Riverside Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs James Sandoval in January stemmed from an extensive Title IX investigation...