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Monday, November 12, 2018

UCR administrators to participate in US News National Leadership Conference

  UCR's Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox, Graduate School of Education Dean Thomas M. Smith and mechanical engineering professor Suveen Mathaudu will be attending and presenting panels at the US News STEM Solutions Conference from June...

Peace Corps Project Promotes Literacy

Life after graduation has been anything but uneventful for Lillian Nguyen, a UCR grad who went on to join the Peace Corps after graduating in June 2010. Nguyen had first heard about the Peace Corps...

Highlander Newsroom 05/06/15

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we chat about our experiences at this year's Spring Splash, debate the issues of standing on an American flag and talk about what it's like to live below...

California colleges may begin gauging size of LGBT community

California state colleges and universities may soon be asking students about their sexual orientation on application forms as part of an effort to determine whether campuses are thoroughly servings its student populations. The move has...

FOREPLAY: Senior Thesis Exhibition

On Saturday, May 19, Sweeney Art Gallery opened its doors to a flood of students, faculty and members of the general public. All had come to witness the artwork of UCR’s finest senior artists...

UC launches online information center to increase transparency

The UC launched an online information center on April 15 which provides information regarding freshman admissions, alumni success rates and faculty statistics. According to a press release, this will be used to increase transparency...

Rapsheet

Robbery at Stonehaven apartments On the evening of Sunday, May 19, at about 10:50 p.m., a robbery occurred at the Stonehaven apartments on Canyon Crest Drive and Blaine Street. The victim was passed by two...

UC offers breakdown of proposed state budget

On Jan. 18, UC Vice President of Budget and Capital Resources Patrick Lenz participated in a one-hour webinar, discussing Governor Jerry Brown’s proposed 2013-2014 state budget, which allocates an additional $125 million to the...

UCSF study focuses on Marijuana

A 20-year study conducted by scientists from UC San Francisco and the University of Alabama at Birmingham has concluded that the occasional usage of marijuana is not associated with lung damage. The study, which compared...

News In Brief

UCR and City Recognized in Rankings Over the summer of 2012, the University of California, Riverside was honored with several awards. In recognition of culture, diversity and community awareness, UCR was named in the top 10...