Some bands play music so they can gain popularity and get laid. Others, like Conspiracy of Thought, want to educate people while slowly change the world. The local Riverside band draws from influences such as System of a Down, Rage Against the Machine, U2, Tool, and even Public Enemy to create music that is alluring and original.
If Election Day was a holiday, then Americans would have at least one full day to educate themselves and vote responsibly. One of the major reasons why many voters 18 to 24 don’t make it to the polls is because they don’t have the time in between jobs and college classes to spend studying the election issues. But Nov. 2 could be made a national holiday, dedicated to the decision making process.
Viewpoints, Riverside Community College’s student newspaper, has been selected as one of the best newspapers in the nation. The Associated Collegiate Press made the announcement Nov. 7 when it released the results of its national Pacemaker Award competition.
As the season slowly drifts off into oblivion, the Tigers’ football team struggles to keep it’s hopes alive even when there is no hope to have. Off to a bad start, even by it’s standards, the team remains dedicated to keeping it’s focus on the season without knowing quite how to do that.
Read the results of the 2004 general election and how the citizens of Riverside voted at the polls.
The meeting was the first in a series of “Fireside Chats.” During the evening the topic of discussion was how public and private institutions can work together to serve the students of the Riverside area in pursuing and, above all, completing their goals for higher education.
The Tigers seem to have the edge when it came to foul calls, many of the foul calls went in their favor. Within moments of viewing the game, one could feel the intensity between the two teams. At the end of the game when both teams were walking on to the field to give their traditional handshakes, Melgarejo ran onto the field and ordered his players not to shake hands with the Fullerton Hornets. After all you should not shake hands with a “dirty team.”
For only a short time, in the dark theater that is called Landis Auditorium, a small audience went on a fantastic trip around the world. Now this Oct. 17 trip was started at 4 p.m. by Riverside Community College’s own, quite accomplished, Wind Ensemble, but it was a guest artist who introduced the audience to a new wonder of the modern world.
One of the newest additions to University Village is Village Wok, a Chinese casual-style eatery. The location has been a part of the Village community for five months and has since then managed to become a student hot spot.
If you happen to be walking around the science building on campus, take a close look behind the green house, and you may be able to catch a glimpse of the little orange fish. It is surprising that a pond of fish was hidden from the everyday student’s view and that very few have found the pond, or know why it is there.