Day: May 20, 2009

RCC students head to the polls

The Associated Students of Riverside Community College District (ASRCCD) are presently undergoing the campaign process for new executive cabinet leaders. The prerequisites required to join the ASRCCD include at least a 2.0 grade point average, six to 12 units (depending on the position) in active classes and a willingness for involvement in the student government experience.

To write love: An answer to injury

Life is a constant wave of emotions, and just when we think things can’t get any worse, they can and will. It’s times like these when our relationships with others are most important. To have a hand reaching out to pick you up when things have finally hit bottom; to know that there is at least one person out there that simply cares is enough to bring hope to those who’ve lost it.

News Briefs

ASRCC helps out needy students ASRCC is providing care packages for students in need. Any students who need basic toiletries should go to Student Services in the Bradshaw Center, where care packages will be handed out on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.

The timeless appeal of ‘Star Trek’

In pop culture there are very few franchises that spark the emotional response of “Star Trek.” Whether it’s devotion or revulsion, the response is always strong. Director J.J. Abrams experienced this when he announced he was rebooting the franchise. Fans were outraged, even though “Trek” had lost some luster due to recent flops, the original series is still considered sacred ground to many die hard “trekkies.