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UCR physicists win “Best in Show” and “Most Whimsical” at Science Hack Day

A team of physicists — comprised of both undergraduate and graduate students — from UC Riverside won two awards for their contributions at the...

Wilcox: Plans for event center delayed: Chancellor Wilcox provides update on campus expansion

At a meeting for the Citizens University Committee on Wednesday, May 24, Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox discussed the current plans for the expansion of...

UC Regents: $175 million is not a “slush fund:” Students and Regents clash at...

At the UC Regents meeting on Wednesday, May 10, at the UC San Francisco campus, students, staff and faculty protested the alleged $175 million...

Results are in: ASUCR elects speak on 2017-18 goals

On Wednesday, May 3, the 2017-18 ASUCR elections results were announced in the senate chambers by Elections Director Marcy Kuo a little after 12...

Reza Aslan talks about religion in America and his CNN show, “Believer”

When most people speak about UCR, there are normally three talking points they focus on. The first is normally about our acclaimed campus diversity....

Fatal shooting leads to security changes at North Park Elementary

On Monday, April 10 a gunman entered the North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino, fatally shooting his estranged wife and two North Park...

“MyUCR” portal mistakenly tells students they were accepted

On Wednesday, March 8 the MyUCR undergraduate admissions portal was shut down for technical reasons, following the accidental posting of acceptances to some applicants’...

“Freaky Friday” pandemic hits UCR

The spontaneous phenomenon coined “Freaky Friday,” hit the Inland Empire and the rest of the world on Friday, March 31, leaving researchers and professors...

Study reveals that black students at UCR graduate faster than their white counterparts

  A recent study titled, “A Look at Black Student Success: Identifying Top- and Bottom-Performing Institutions,” revealed that black students at UC Riverside graduate at...

Researchers at UCR invent reusable paper coating

Researchers at UC Riverside, in collaboration with Wenshou Wang at Shandong University in China, have unveiled their invention of a reusable paper coating. Using...