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RCC City Grill fires up prices for the fall semester

Photos by Jaishon Johnson | Staff Photographer Article by Raziel Muniz | Staff Writer Sept. 18, 2014 The fall semester has begun and with the end of summer heat seemingly nowhere in sight, Riverside City College welcomes not only the highest temperatures of the year, but also the highest prices for food and refreshments at the City Grill. Hot

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RCC’s art community celebrates

  Alejandra Garcia / Staff Writer May 15,2014 Many proud instructors, families and friends circled around the Quad Gallery catching up and admiring the splendor of colors in every piece. The atmosphere was like one of a big family party. Riverside’s art community came together for the Student Honors Exhibition at the gallery to celebrate and

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Student voter turn-out remains low

By Juliana Zapata | Asst. News Editor Every spring, the Associated Students of Riverside City College hold its elections for student government positions. However, few of RCC’s estimated 20,000 students take the time to vote. The most recent elections for student government took place on April 30 and May 1 outside the Martin Luther King

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The Roar: Viewpoints Podcast Episode 003

00:00:20 – Fight at the Digital Library 00:06:20 – Student elections and Doug Figueroa 00:18:56 – ASRCC takes to Facebook 00:37:04 – Iron Man 3 and superhero movies 00:59:45 – Math and Science building potentially making students sick 01:04:04 – Cordyceps fungi infects humans… in The Last of Us 01:07:00 – Mugging on campus DOWNLOAD:

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Chancellor Gray leaves RCCD

By James Williams | Staff Editor The chancellor of the Riverside Community College District Gregory Gray has accepted a job offer in Connecticut. Gray received an official offer on May 1. He has already accepted the offer and signed the contract. Gray will leave on July 1. Gray was named as a finalist for president

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Math and Science Building makes students ill, raises health concerns

By Amanda Arroway | News Editor Cynthia Azari, president of Riverside City College, sent an email April 6 to the faculty mailing list alerting the faculty of the situation occurring at the Math and Science Building. For approximately the last eight months, the building has been experiencing odors that faculty and staff describe as solvent or sulfur-like. Faculty, staff and students have also reported feeling

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Student body president runs unopposed

By Amanda Arroway | News Editor At the Associated Students of Riverside City College election forum April 18, presidential candidate Doug Figueroa gave a charged presentation, shunning the media and inviting students to “be progressive” and “believe in rehabilitation.” Figueroa, the current student body president, is running unopposed for his second term. He has recently been in the news after an anonymous flier found on campus

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EDITORIAL: ‘Media field day’ at open forum

Media everywhere, from here in Riverside, to across America, and even to a newspaper overseas buzzed this month about Riverside City College’s associate’s student body president being a registered sex offender. When a Viewpoints staff member found fliers posted around campus April 1, editors immediately thought it was a cruel April fool’s joke. After all,

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