Tag: Harvard

Norco College graduate heads to Harvard Law School

By Bianca Macias If you’ve ever felt the dreams you possess are out of your reach as a community college student, or as a student from a minority group, Saeed Ahmad’s heartening story just debunked any theory that suggested your doubts.  Ahmad, 22, was born into a proud Pakistani lineage and speaks his native language

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Riverside Community College District reacts to ICE order on international students

By Erik Galicia Already reeling from financial insecurity due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Riverside City College student Anthony Jardillier wondered how he would navigate the uncertainty caused by a new federal order that threatens his legal status. Jardillier, an international student from France, began studying business at RCC in 2018 and hopes to earn a

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Harvard professor comes to Riverside City College to lecture on mass incarceration in America

Geovanny Alcibia-Guzman interviews Harvard professor and historian Elizabeth Hinton regarding America’s mass incarceration epidemic. They also discuss Hinton’s new book titled “From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America.”