Tag: Life Sciences

Riverside City College faculty and students clash over garden

By Leo Cabral Correction: The print version of this story stated that the garden was started in 2013. What began as a student-led communal garden in 2012 has been declared an academic site and is now under the direction of Life Sciences instructor Virginia White. “This space is now an academic space that’s run through

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Green thumbs unpaved parking to plow way for greener campus

Dean Vergara | Staff Writer The Ruth Cooper Community Garden of Riverside City College is now open. Students, alumni, faculty, and residents of the Riverside community gathered Saturday evening, Sept. 21, to celebrate the culmination of over two years of planning, collaborative effort, and arduous work. Dr. Virginia White, associate professor of Life Sciences at RCC, said the creation of the garden will give students and the

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