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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Riverside among top U.S. cities for entrepreneurship

Riverside was recently ranked No. 19 on MSN Money’s list of the best cities to grow a business. The list, “30 Cities Where Small Business Owners Are Thriving,” highlights places where entrepreneurs are thriving using...

UCR’s connection to the Boston Marathon bombing

Drawing thousands of spectators and athletes from around the world, the Boston Marathon in Massachusetts witnessed two deadly bombings on Monday, April 15, which resulted in the death of Lu “Dorothy” Lingzi, 23, a...

UC Davis Professor speaks at UCR about wine grapes

UC Davis Professor of Enology Andrew Waterhouse presented a lecture about wine grapes entitled Vinifera: A Responsive Source of Secondary Products in the UCR Genomics auditorium last Wednesday, May 20. The hour-long lecture attracted...

UCR and UCI psychologists develop intelligence test

Psychologists at UC Riverside and UC Irvine have developed the University of California Matrix Reasoning Task (UCMRT), which is being touted as an efficient alternative to the Advanced Progressive Matrices (APM), both of which...

Presidential debates conclude ASUCR campaigns

Intense cheers arose throughout the audience of 40 packed with supporters from the political parties Voice and PAC: Pride, Action, Change at the ASUCR presidential debates. Presidential candidates President Pro Tempore Devin Plazo from...

UC Riverside library to highlight Latino-American history

The UC Riverside library received the Latino Americans: 500 Years of History (LA 500) grant that will be used to host a series of cultural events on and around campus. The grant was awarded...

$27.8M in Corinthian College Inc. student debt to be relieved

On Dec. 3, 2015, the Department of Education announced that it was offering $27.8 million in student debt relief to around 1,300 students who attended Heald College, a chain of campuses under the now-defunct...

The Lab: Research from UCR and the UC system

UCR: Deceased male guppies store sperm for almost a year Researchers from UC Riverside have found that female Trinidadian guppies are able to store sperm cells inside their bodies for at least 10 months until...

California Air Resources Board breaks ground at UC Riverside

The California Air Resources Board (CARB) broke ground on Oct. 27 on its new $419 million state-of-the-art research and testing facility at UC Riverside on Iowa Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard. The groundbreaking...

Closing of UCR’s Honor Roll, Panda expands operations

Enrique Vasquez, a second-year biology major, jumped at the thought of creating his own sushi roll — consisting of raw salmon, carrot and avocado — at Sushi by Panda Express, a subdivision of one...