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Our staff has completed another jam-packed issue of the student-run newspaper. In the third issue of Viewpoints, you can find the first article in a series detailing how the West Coast drought is affecting local crops. Additionally, our staff also wrote stories about the Academic Senate’s decision on the study abroad program, the lowrider show on campus, the most anticipated movies of 2021 and our editorial.

The links to all of these stories are down below. Also, don't forget to check out our latest issue here.

NEWS: Water shortage affects local agriculture

California water supplies have dropped below historic averages due to extreme drought

NEWS: Water shortages threatening California’s agricultural productivity could have a direct impact on the food supply and security in Riverside County and nationally.

Joe Del Bosque is leaving a third of his 2,000-acre farm unplanted this year due to extreme drought.

“We’re taking a big risk in planting crops and hoping the water gets here in time,” Del Bosque said.

NEWS: Senate cancels study abroad program

After motion loses 0-4, college officials plan to revisit the program at a later time

NEWS: The Riverside Community College District Academic Senate voted against reinstating the study abroad program Sept. 27.

Chancellor Wolde-Ab Isaac initiated the meeting by giving his report and initiatives that he agreed should be implemented moving into the winter and spring 2022 academic sessions.

“I would like the senate to look at the assessment and the design of study abroad,” he said. “In its role of helping and improving the quality of education, it is supposed to contribute to the global awareness of our students.”

FEATURES: Lowrider culture cruises onto RCC

ASRCC hosts lowrider exibition to honor Hispanic Heritage Month (Gallery)

FEATURES: Lowriders have long been associated with gang activity revolving around Hispanic and Latino communities. As a response, ASRCC brought them onto campus to educate students, staff and faculty on how lowriders have been falsely stigmatized and should be perceived as pieces of Chicano culture instead.


Most anticipated movies of 2021

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