Post Tagged with: "UCR"

by / on April 15, 2015 at 10:00 am / in Highlander Newsroom, Multimedia

Highlander Newsroom 04/15/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we discuss the ASUCR elections, talk about ways students can save water after California Governor Jerry Brown’s drought announcement, and get excited over this year’s Spring Splash lineup. Be sure to catch the Highlander […]

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by / on April 14, 2015 at 11:19 pm / in News

Food Trucks Rolling in a Fourth Time at Annual Festival

Food truck fans are expected to flock once again toward the HUB Plaza, Bell Tower and Rivera walkway on April 15, as the UCR Housing, Dining and Residential Services in collaboration with ASUCR will host the Fourth Annual Food Truck […]

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by / on April 14, 2015 at 6:30 am / in Opinions, R'Perspectives

R’Perspective: The Comeback Kid

I came back to UCR in January of 2014. Since it was winter quarter, I was the “new girl” in my dorm hall. I was pretty bummed, since I felt like everybody had already formed their little cliques, and didn’t […]

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by / on April 14, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News, The Lab

Five UC Riverside students awarded $1,500 sustainability fellowships

Five UCR students were each selected to receive $1,500 grants under UC President Janet Napolitano’s new UC-wide Sustainability Fellowship and Internship Program. In less than three weeks, UCR received 38 student proposals vying for these fellowships, more than the number […]

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by / on April 1, 2015 at 10:00 am / in Highlander Newsroom, Multimedia

Highlander Newsroom 04/01/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we lament the last throes of Spring Break, debate what comments made by UC President Janet Napolitano regarding student protestors mean and highlight the approval of a UCR-based food pantry. Be sure to catch […]

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by / on March 10, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News, The Lab

UCR researchers help design the next generation of batteries

UCR researchers have made strides in preparing a battery with 10 times more power than conventional batteries for commercialization. The research team has found a way to combat the lithium-sulfur (Li-S) battery’s short lifespan, one of the major obstacles to […]

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by / on March 10, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News, The Lab

UCR professor recognized as 2015 Geochemical Fellow

Distinguished biogeochemistry professor Timothy Lyons has been honored as a 2015 Geochemical Fellow by the Geochemical Society (GS) and the European Association of Geochemistry (EAG). He is one of 10 professors this year to be selected from different universities around […]

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by / on February 25, 2015 at 10:00 am / in Highlander Newsroom, Multimedia

Highlander Newsroom 02/25/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we talk about UCR’s plans for expansion and how outreach can be improved, debate the merits of ASUCR’s $40,000 program to hand out free sweatshirts to freshmen, and touch on how Omarion danced the […]

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by / on February 24, 2015 at 10:51 am / in Editorials, Opinions

Editorial: Campus space can be made more open and inviting

UCR has recently announced a series of workshops to discuss student feelings toward the overall design of the campus, intending to gauge students’ investment in the layout of the campus, as well as giving them an opportunity to air their […]

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by / on February 10, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

UCR offers sustainability fellowship

UCR will award five students a $1,500 fellowship to develop a sustainability project which will contribute to a reduction of greenhouse gases or educate the campus community about carbon neutrality. The deadline for the application is Feb. 13 with the […]

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