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New payroll system affects all UC employees

With over 180,000 employees, the University of California is undergoing a big change in its payroll system come February 2013. Non-exempt employees will be paid through a bi-weekly payment cycle. If an employee is...

UCR SoBA receives $200,000 donation from SolarMax

On Nov. 5, UCR’s School of Business Administration (SoBA) received a $200,000 donation from SolarMax Technology Inc. Dedicated to the A. Gary Anderson School of Management, this gift will create a fellowship fund for...

News In Brief

UCR Medallion awarded to Riverside mayor and wife On Oct. 13, the UCR Alumni Association and the Foundation Board of Trustees hosted its annual Chancellor’s Dinner, which included student entertainment and the Alumni Awards of...

ASUCR update: special election held for new senator

Assembling for the weekly Senate meeting on Oct. 25, ASUCR members reported on campus-wide projects to strengthen bonds within the student body, which began across the board. A special elections meeting was conducted on...

Meet the Ballot: health care panel

Health care reform and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) were the primary topics of part two of the Meet the Ballot Political Speakers Series on Tuesday, Oct. 23. Panelists included Dr. Bradley Gilbert, CEO...

UCR honored with sustainability awards

Last Thursday, UC Riverside was presented with awards from two local organizations in recognition of its recent achievements in sustainability. “It’s great getting recognition for what we have accomplished here on campus,” John Cook, the...

Chancellor White holds final town hall meeting

On Oct. 24, Chancellor Timothy White hosted his last town hall meeting, which included a campus overview presentation comprised of topics including Governor Jerry Brown’s Proposition 30 tax measure, the UCR Schools of Medical...

$250,000 grant awarded to fund bibliographical research project

The UCR Center for Bibliographic Studies and Research (CBSR) has received a grant of $250,000 from the Institute for Museum and Library Services. The award is dedicated to the Un Catalogo Colectivo de Impresos...

UCR computer scientists awarded $1.2 million grant

A team of UC Riverside computer scientists has received a $1.2 million grant from The National Science Foundation to mine data from pediatric intensive care units. Leading UCR computer science Professor Eamonn Keogh is...

UCR Gluck Fellows Program receives honorable distinction

The Gluck Fellows Program of the Arts at UC Riverside, active since 1996, was honored by the Max H. Gluck Foundation Oct. 13 for its collaborative effort to integrate art with local outreach. “This award...