Day: December 3, 2014

Bathrooms make LGBTQ+ students uncomfortable

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Amber Jones | Special to Viewpoints The issue of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning+ rights on the Riverside City College Campus continues after a year on the back burner. “As a transgender person, I have an anxiety of public restrooms, so if I am at

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Police plan new procedures

Trustees and police chief take measures to avoid Clery Report mishaps in the future Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Crystal Olmedo | Asst. News Editor Riverside City College missed its deadline to make a complete Clery Report accessible to students, staff and faculty by Oct. 1, but the general consensus from those

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Fire in Downtown Riverside, damages estimated at $1.2 million to building

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Joshua Wilson | Staff writer A blaze ripped through a vacant Riverside apartment Nov. 16 at the corner of Market and Fairmont avenue. Riverside Firefighters responded to the fire at approximately 4:45 p.m. Approximately 100 firefighters and staff worked around the clock to battle the blaze

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Program to speed up community college completion

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Caitlin MacDonald | Assistant News Editor Riverside City College’s Interim President Wolde-Ab Isaac is introducing the Student Success and Completion Pathways Plan which is designed to speed up the rate some students move from community college to  four-year universities. The plan is scheduled to launch at RCC

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Greenhouse plans cause stir in Science department

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Valerie Osier | News Editor Riverside City College faculty are hesitant to open the door for more problems that could be caused by the addition of a greenhouse on the roof of the Math and Science Building. Problems such as sickening odors, poor ventilation, excessive noise

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RCC choir student dies in car accident

Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Lawrence Manns | Staff Writer One of Riverside City College’s most talented actors and musicians, Christian Griffith,19, died in a car accident in Hemet on Nov. 8. He was pronounced dead along with his friend from his alma mater, West Valley High School. “It was his first

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