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School of Medicine Education Building shows off high-tech features

On Dec. 13, 2012 UC Riverside held a ceremony for administrators, elected officials and community supporters as it unveiled the UCR School of Medicine Education building. Visitors received a preview of some of the building’s...

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UCR named "Best Value" by U.S. Finance Magazine UC Riverside was recognized as one of the nation’s 100 best values in public colleges by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance for 2012-2013. This is the fifth time that UCR...

California Poet Laureate starts Unity Poem for Newtown victims

In response to the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting that took place Dec.14 in Newtown, Conn., California Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera took to his Facebook page and posted a heartfelt poem entitled, "Little...

Search committee launched for ninth chancellor of UCR

Nearly a month after Jane Close Conoley was named the interim chancellor of UC Riverside in October 2012, a 17-member search committee was appointed to find a permanent replacement for former UCR chancellor Timothy...

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General Catalog now available as an Apple iBook app UC Riverside’s 2012-2013 general catalog is now available in the Apple iBook format and can be purchased through iTunes for $4.99. It is also available as...

ASUCR update: outdoor classroom in community garden approved

On Nov. 26, members of the ASUCR Senate listened to Fortino Morales, Staff Coordinator of the UCR Community Garden, as he gave a quick presentation about three new projects that were approved by The...

UC campuses tagged as “most dangerous” in the nation

UC Riverside was recently ranked the 24th most dangerous college in America, according to website Business Insider's list of the "25 Most Dangerous Colleges in America," on Nov. 20. The list, which uses the...

Riverside resident caught in terrorist plot

A Riverside resident was one of four men charged with conspiracy to provide material support to Al-Qai’da and the Taliban in order to target American troops in Afghanistan on Nov. 26. Arifeen David Gojali, a...

Regents confirm appointment of UCR interim chancellor

The UC Board of Regents confirmed Jane Close Conoley, dean of UC Santa Barbara’s Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, as the acting chancellor of UC Riverside during a special meeting on Nov. 27. Effective Dec....

Community welcomes grand opening of R’Garden

An empty plot of land behind Lot 30 has blossomed into the beginning of a community garden known as R’Garden, thanks to the efforts made by the UCR student organizations Sustainable UCR and Cultivate...