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Challenging gender norms in sport can lead to overdoing them in intimate relationships
Unique effects of police violence create a public health crisis for communities most affected
UC Riverside psychologist Chandra Reynolds will lead the five-year research project
Students in the four-class series also study Cahuilla society and culture.
The population’s growth over the last half century has been driven by students
Humane communities would endorse animal-friendly affordable housing, living wages, and recognize the importance of human-animal bonds
“The reality of 2020 hits us in the face and I have never been so prescient in my academic research as with this line of work.”
Universally, UC Riverside faculty members noted the historic significance of U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s vice-presidential running mate. Many felt the decision was the right one — and some offered qualifiers in their assessment of her selection. In the moments following Biden’s announcement on Aug. 11, UCR political...
John Franchak has long been interested in how learning a new motor skill, such as sitting or walking, changes how infants interact with their surroundings. He has now been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation to pursue this research question. The four-year grant of nearly $755,000 will help...
A UC Riverside medical sociologist offers five strategies for combating misinformation and strengthening public health
Graphic Novelist John Jennings reflects on relevance of X-Men story ‘God Loves, Man Kills’ in an essay for Marvel
In an essay for Marvel, John Jennings, a professor of media and cultural studies, reflects on the 1982 graphic novel “X-Men: God Loves, Man Kills” by Chris Claremont and Brent Anderson, which is being re-released this year in a two-part extended cut. “Solving for X: ‘God Loves, Man Kills’ Through...