Tag: Quarantine

Riverside Community College District creates task force to examine procedures for safe reopening of campuses

By Erik Galicia A task force is making recommendations for the safe reopening of the Riverside Community College District. “This is a very large task,” Robin Steinback, Moreno Valley College president and head of the new task force, said at the Board of Trustees meeting May 19. “It’s much easier to invite people to leave

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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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THE VIEWPOINTS NETWORK: MAY 22, SEASON 1 EPISODE 11

Episode Description: Viewpoints news reporter Jonathan Ramirez covers all the updates you need to know for the week that include COVID-19, the Rubidoux fireworks cancellation, Lori Loughlin and the easing of orders from Gov. Gavin Newsom.

COVID-19 affects Ramadan

By Rossana Martinez Fasting is not the easiest thing to do, especially when not everyone around you is doing it. But the feeling of knowing that you are making certain sacrifices to better yourself is always rewarding. Along with introspection and prayer, fasting is one of the important practices of Islam during the holy month

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Riverside City College student government creates stimulus fund

By Erik Galicia Student leaders have created a pandemic stimulus fund available to all Riverside City College students after federal guidance on the distribution excluded all students who are ineligible for FAFSA. These restrictions left Nathalie Ntwali, a first semester RCC international student, feeling uncertain about her academic future.  “If I’m not able to pay

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Riverside City College Athletics holds virtual workouts to stay in shape

By Jair Ramirez Riverside City College athletes have found ways to maintain contact through the pandemic’s campus closure with online workouts, social media and different apps.  “Through Canvas Online we put our workouts and then have them take videos of their workouts,” said Tom Craft, RCC football coach. “We want our players to video their

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Viewpoints Vol. 98: Issue 13

Here is our latest issue of Viewpoints, our editors and staff worked around the clock to bring you the most relevant and up to date information about RCC and the Riverside community.  Click the link below to read the PDF version of the paper or click the ISSUU tab on the left of your screen.

UPDATED: Riverside County Board of Supervisors votes to lift public health orders

By Leo Cabral Updated May 12, 11:20 p.m. After days of hearing public testimony, the Riverside County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously during an emergency meeting May 8 to rescind local public health orders. The proposal put forth by Supervisors V. Manuel Perez and Karen Spiegel put an end to COVID-19 safety orders enacted by

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