Tag: Mary Figueroa

Riverside Community College District faculty call for changes to Board of Trustees committee meetings

By Erik Galicia Riverside Community College District faculty have raised concerns that the current structure of Board of Trustees committee meetings is cutting into the district’s shared governance processes. The board holds two meetings per month: a committee meeting on the month’s first Tuesday and a regular meeting on the second. Committee meetings are meant

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Riverside Community College District foresees $16.9 million shortfall

By Erik Galicia Fallout from California’s pandemic related deficit may result in a budget shortfall of around $16.9 million for the Riverside Community College District. “We sit here in a very different fiscal situation than the one we were in a couple of months ago,” Aaron Brown, vice chancellor of Business and Financial Services, said

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Norco College president and essential staff chosen at Riverside Community College District Board of Trustees meeting March 17

By Leo Cabral In the midst of all the precautions to prevent COVID-19 from spreading, the Board of Trustees live streamed their meeting and canceled presentations and unnecessary reports to get on with more pressing matters. First, Monica Green was appointed Norco College’s fourth president in a unanimous vote. Her employment is for two years.

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District supports DACA students

By Samantha Bartholomew With President Donald Trump’s latest announcement of his plan to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, DACA recipients across the nation were faced with an uncertain future. Since its creation, DACA has protected almost 800,000 people and allowed them to work and get their education. The Riverside Community College District

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Community members stand in support of Prop 55

Six faculty members of schools in the Riverside area held signs that read “Help our children thrive yes on 55” at a press conference held by the Vote Yes on Proposition 55 campaign Oct. 20 in front of the Martin Luther King building at Riverside City College.

RCCD Board of Trustees Vice President steps down

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Riverside Community College District Board of Trustee member Nathan A. Miller’s resignation from his position as vice president was made public Sept. 26.

Police plan new procedures

Trustees and police chief take measures to avoid Clery Report mishaps in the future Posted Dec. 3, 2014 | Printed Dec. 1, 2014 Crystal Olmedo | Asst. News Editor Riverside City College missed its deadline to make a complete Clery Report accessible to students, staff and faculty by Oct. 1, but the general consensus from those

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