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Symposium on Protest and Policing in the UC System With Keynote Speaker Angela Davis

May 24, 2012

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RIVERSIDE, CA.– Where:  UC Riverside, University Theater When: 10:00 am- 5:00pm , May 25, 2012 In light of the recent protests across UC campuses including Berkeley, Davis, and UC Riverside on January 19th, 2012, many feel the imperative to publicly respond and engage in a dialogue about the state and future of protest and policing […]

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Students at UC Riverside Face Violence During Protest Against UC Regents Meeting

January 21, 2012

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  RIVERSIDE, CA.— A massive student protest erupted at UC Riverside Thursday after hundreds of demonstrators gathered to protest rising tuition costs. Students from as far away as Berkeley and San Diego came to join in the demonstrations. The students were protesting the ongoing tuition hikes as well as other budgetary related measures, such as […]

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Rally to Defend Public Education to be Held at UC Riverside

January 19, 2012

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RIVERSIDE, CA.— A day of mass mobilization to defend public education is being called for Thursday, January 19, 2012 at UC Riverside. The organizers and supporters wrote the following letter regarding the demonstration: Dear Students, Faculty, Staff, and Community Members, We are writing to have our voices heard and call people to action to defend […]

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Students for Justice in Palestine at UC Riverside Host Ambassador Edward Peck and Rabbi Yisroel Weiss

May 5, 2011

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RIVERSIDE, Ca.– Students for Justice in Palestine hosted speakers Ambassador Edward Peck and Rabbi Weiss this week as part of Palestine Awareness Week at UC Riverside. Palestine Awareness Week is an effort to educate the campus on the Israeli- Palestine conflict. The group seeks to present the truth on the ongoing conflict and present the withheld facts to […]

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Award-winning Documentary Filmmaker and Activist to Lecture on Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies at UC Riverside

May 4, 2011

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RIVERSIDE, CA– Abigail Disney, an award-winning documentary filmmaker and peace activist, will present the 2011 Forest S. Mosten Lecture in Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies at 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, at the UC Riverside Alumni and Visitors Center. Admission to the lecture is free. Disney’s lecture is titled “Women as Peace-Builders.” She is best […]

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