Tag: Michael Burke

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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Riverside City College unveils the new Charles A. Kane Student Services Building

The new Charles A. Kane Student Services and Administration Building at Riverside City College ends the scavenger hunt for new students, who were having to go to five different buildings to complete the enrollment process.

UPDATE: Enrique Marquez admitted to planned attack on Riverside City College in 2011-12

Enrique Marquez admitted that he was making plans along with Syed Farook, the gunman from the San Bernardino Shooting on Dec. 2, to attack the cafeteria or library at Riverside City College, according to the U.S. Attorney

Wife of RCCD officer killed in San Bernardino Shooting

Written by James H. Williams Bennetta Betbadal, wife of Riverside Community College District police and safety officer Arlen Verdehyou, was one of the 14 victims shot and killed at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino on Dec. 2, according to RCCD Chancellor Michael Burke, who released a statement by email to the college community.

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Vice Chancellor of educational service resigns

Posted: August 28, 2015 | Written by: Crystal Olmedo Michael Reiner, Riverside Community College District vice chancellor of Educational Service and Workforce Development and Planning has resigned. Reiner was hired by RCCD Jan 26. He served as provost and senior vice president for Academic Affairs at Queensborough Community College in New York prior to his

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RCC presidential candidate Elmer A. Bugg sizes up challenges

Posted: April 5, 2015 | Written by Crystal Olmedo Elmer A. Bugg, a candidate in the running for Riverside City College president, spoke before an audience of faculty, staff and students in the Digital Library Auditorium, April 2. Bugg presently serves as the vice president of Instruction for Merritt College, located in Oakland, CA. He

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Spotlight: The Burke of all trades

Posted: March 10, 2015 | Written by Josiah Patterson Riverside Community College District Chancellor Michael Burke reflects on his life In his college days, Dr. Michael L. Burke worked in the shrimping industry on the Texas coast where he made $1.25 an hour. Today he is the chancellor of the Riverside Community College District. Burke

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RCCD new chancellor begins building district vision

Josa Lamont | Interim News Editor August 25, 2014 Milwaukee Area Technical College President Michael Burke was named the Riverside Community College District Chancellor at the Board of Trustees meeting held at Moreno Valley College on June 17. “I’m thrilled,” Burke said. “They had me at hello.” Initial undertones: In the limited days since Burke

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