Tag: University of California Riverside

Riverside legal clinic offers clean slate

By Erik Galicia The wreckage of our pasts can in some cases create unjust barriers that stifle our potential for the future.  The Transitioning Minds club of Riverside City College is working to break down those barriers for students who have done their time. The club paired up with UC Riverside’s Underground Scholars Initiative to

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Faculty Association challenges trustee candidates

By Samantha Bartholomew With a little over two months before the Board of Trustees elections, the Riverside Community College District Faculty Association formally challenged the candidate designations of Brian Hawley and Sam Davis. “During (Davis’s) short tenure, which can easily be characterized as a complete disaster,” Rhonda Taube, RCCDFA president, said in an email. “Mr.

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RCC holds ceremony to inaugurate new college president

One of the oldest traditions in academia, the Investiture Ceremony honoring the inauguration of Riverside City College President Wolde-Ab Isaac, took place Oct. 12 from 9-10:30 a.m. in the Landis Auditorium.

Three acts of indecent exposure reported at Riverside colleges

Nicholle Salvatierra | Staff Writer A man was seen indecently exposing himself in Riverside on three different occasions April 21, one of them at Riverside City College. In a press release by Jim Miyashiro, the Riverside Community College District police chief, this suspect is described to be a thin, Hispanic, in his mid 20s to

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Riverside colleges join together for “Amazing College Race”

  Valerie Osier | Staff Editor It’s no secret, college students need money. Books, tuition and living expenses tend to create holes in their pockets. That’s one of the reasons the College Council of Riverside held its third annual “Amazing College Race”, where teams competed to win scholarship money on Feb. 9. Based on the

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Students hope for honors

  Students submit their best work to impress at conference. David Roman | Staff Writer Assuming community college is all about partying and students with a laissez-faire attitude towards their education is commonplace. When one actually takes the time to see the work honors students at Riverside City College are putting in towards their futures, the notion could not be further from the truth.

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Dark Dreams Doorway

Riverside Ballet teams with Riverside Ghost Walk to make children and adults scream in haunting performance. DANIEL GHANBARI | STAFF WRITER The California Riverside Ballet is more than happy to announce their newest attraction “Dark Dreams Doorway” in their 22nd annual Ghost Walk on Oct. 25-26. “Dark Dreams Doorway” is about thirty seconds in duration and is guaranteed to put fear in anyone who

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UCR Makes Window to the Brain

Daniel Ghanbari | Staff Writer A team of mechanical engineers from UC Riverside have gotten together and brought the phrase “window into the brain” to reality. They have created a transparent material that could surgically replace patches of the human skull. Project leader Guillermo Aguilar, says biocompatible ceramic material could have a great impact for different purposes. “As you start to look for

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