ASRCC Elections, Chancellor Burke announces new campus safety and security measures, Community garden is awarded grant funding, RCC Police investigate counterfeit bills used in the school cafeteria and graffiti vandalism is investigated on campus. Arts and Entertainment previews upcoming RCC play ‘Crimes at the Heart’, reviews the new Mother’s Day movie and reports on the untimely death of Afeni Shakur, the mother of rap icon Tupac. RCC Tigers compete in the CCCAA Championships, The Beat reports on the finals and results.
Another member of the Shakur family is gone too soon. Afeni Shakur Davis, mother of the late rapper Tupac Shakur, died May 2 at her home in Sausalito Calif. after deputies responded to a report of a possible cardiac arrest at the Bay area residence. Davis was 69 years old.