CHARGERS: The Chargers’ move to Los Angeles has stirred up a storm of controversy...
SOCCER: The Los Angeles Football Club (LAFC) provides an alternative for downtown Los Angeles...
MOVING: Vegas adds new sports teams to its roster. By Jack Weggeland, Staff Writer...
MEMORY: A UCR researcher discovers a link between long-term and short-term memory. By Andrew Carlson, Staff Writer Throughout December 2016, Assistant Psychology Professor Weiwei Zhang at the University of California, Riverside (UCR) and UCR Psychology graduate student Weizhen Xie set to discover if the limited capacity of short-term memory could be increased by associating it …Click Here to Continue Reading
SHOCK: For the first time in United States history, several bee species are deemed to be endangered. By Ernie Mendez, Staff Writer Bees once lived abundantly throughout the world and have always served as a vital component of farming and agriculture. According to the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, pollinators (mostly bees), have …Click Here to Continue Reading
MARATHON: Riverside hosted its first marathon on January 7, marking the nascence of running opportunities in the city. By Claudia Smith, Staff Writer Marathons have long served a milestone for long distance runners, and Riverside’s local running club, the Riverside Road Runners, put on their first marathon as part of the annual Citrus Heritage Run. …Click Here to Continue Reading
RISE: The Universities of California increase tuition prices for the following year. By Michelle Krakora, Staff Writer The Universities of California (UCs) are one of the most expansive systems in the entire nation. With 83,000 new students since 2000, the state consistently paid less for students’ education. However, in the past decrease, the state’s share …Click Here to Continue Reading
COLLABORATION: Multidisciplinary buildings are planned to be built at UCR for efficient research. By Jacob Ferrall, Staff Writer A new 150 million dollar multidisciplinary complex at the University of California Riverside (UCR) is planned for completion in the fall of 2018. The 179,000 square foot building will be home to over fifty different teams of …Click Here to Continue Reading
DEVASTATION: The world’s tallest mammals are now characterized as a “vulnerable” species. By Natalie Apostol, Editor For several years, giraffes roamed the savannahs in Africa and have become a child’s favorite animal at the zoo. However, giraffes and many other wild species consequently face mass extinction due to agricultural expansion, and their population size has …Click Here to Continue Reading
EQUITY: The Fair Opportunity Project provides college admissions information to seniors across the nation. By Matthew Saenz, Editor For many stressed teenagers, the college admissions process represents a great unknown; college-bound students must navigate their way through numerous deadlines, essays and tests, all for an application that they do not fully comprehend. In essence, high …Click Here to Continue Reading
APP: A collective effort from Poly students and Mary Barnett ensued the successful creation of the new Poly app. By Kate Santoso, Editor The technological age of our day instills a spontaneous instinct to find countless ways to incorporate our best friends— our cell phones— in our everyday lives. With the implementation of Google Chromebooks …Click Here to Continue Reading
STEM: Poly sophomore girls take a trip to experience work in technical fields. By Chloe Vega, Staff Writer On Thursday, November 17, 34 Poly sophomore girls participated in the “Inspire Her Mind” program presented by Bourns Incorporated, a global manufacturer of automotive technology. Sophomore girls from Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) high schools such as …Click Here to Continue Reading
UPSET: Shocking election results leave many popular polls incorrect, but confirm the predictions of several political scientists. By Jacob Ferrall, Staff Writer Leading up to the 2016 presidential election, all major news sources and polls confidently expected a strong victory for Hillary Clinton. Popular news publications such as The New York Times predicted a drastic …Click Here to Continue Reading