Category: Briefs

NEWS BRIEFS: 2/18/14

WebAdvisor glitch pushes pay deadline  Because of technical issues with the WebAdvisor site Feb. 9, Riverside City College, Moreno Valley College, and Norco College postponed the pay deadline for classes to 5 p.m. Feb. 11. Students experiencing issues with links and access then have an extra day to pay for classes to avoid being dropped.

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Riverside colleges join together for “Amazing College Race”

  Valerie Osier | Staff Editor It’s no secret, college students need money. Books, tuition and living expenses tend to create holes in their pockets. That’s one of the reasons the College Council of Riverside held its third annual “Amazing College Race”, where teams competed to win scholarship money on Feb. 9. Based on the

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News Briefs: 11/28/13

RCC gives gifts to children Riverside City College is participating in the “Operation Santa Claus” gift drive for the holidays. The event helps more than 160 children registered with the Salvation Army or the Word of Life Fellowship to get toys for Christmas. People can participate by selecting an ornament from the registration tree in the Bradshaw Center outside

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News Briefs: 11/14/13

Correction: vision plan In the Oct. 31 briefs the vision plan is said to have no changes to contract, but it has come to light by the Benefit Committee that changes were made to the contract and kept undisclosed to the benefit committee. The committee head is angered by the secrecy and the change and is working to restore

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News Briefs for Oct. 31, 2013

Vision plan will be implemented in March The vision plan has been re-granted to the faculty by the board of trustees when their unilateral decision to reject it was fought and disputed by the benefit committee. While time has been lost, it will be implemented as it was originally laid out without damage to its original integrity. Benefits

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Figueroa runs unopposed for RCC student president

James Williams | Staff Editor Doug Figueroa, the current Associated Student of Riverside City College President, is expected to serve another term after being named the only candidate to run for the position. ASRCC elections are scheduled to take place on April 30th and May 1st, 2013. Figueroa was in a similar situation last spring,

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