Day: July 1, 2005

Campus labs to be centralized

In the heart of the Riverside Campus an old library is being gutted and renovated to become the new center for independent learning on campus. The Martin Luther King Jr. building is becoming the new High Technology Center. It used to hold the antiquated library which has been moved to the Digital Library and Learning Resource Center.

Candidates selected – Dr. Daniel Castro

Dr. Daniel Castro, former real estate developer, politician and radio disc jockey is up for the presidency at the Riverside Campus. Castro currently serves the Los Angeles Trade Technical College as its interim president. He was introduced to Riverside Community College by Academic Senate President Virginia Mckee-Leone at a public forum held May 9.

Off-roading restrictions planned

Off-road enthusiasts throughout Riverside County face troubled times, while a recent ordinance attempts to restrict their sport. A Riverside offroad ordinance is scheduled to go before a City Council committee on July 6. It will decide the fate of the offroad community practicing their sport within the 7,200 square-mile Riverside County.