Help create UCR’s new mural with ‘smog-eating’ paint
In honor of Clean Air Day, students, staff, faculty, and community members are invited to join the painting festivities on Tuesday, Oct. 3.
University Writing Program Director retires after four decades at UCR
The founding director of the Undergraduate Education University Writing Program , or UWP, John Briggs retired at the end of this past academic year. Briggs joined UC Riverside's English Department faculty in 1980, teaching over 20 different courses. He won the Academic Senate Award for Distinguished Teaching in 1996 and...
Q&A: What does the end of affirmative action mean for UCR?
Emily D. Engelschall, associate vice chancellor of enrollment services, offers insight.
New center to study labor issues in the Inland Empire
Inland Empire Labor and Community Research Center at UC Riverside is one of five UC centers meant to advance timely labor research.
New Vice Provost & Dean of Undergraduate Education named
Louie Rodríguez has been named UC Riverside’s next vice provost and dean of undergraduate education (VPDUE), effective April 1.
UC Riverside and UC Davis help create program targeted for students who didn’t finish college
More than $4.85 million in state funds will allow these campuses to reengage with former UC students and California residents with some college and no degree attainment.
UCR has money to help students re-enroll
More than $188,000 in HEERF funds are available for students who stopped coming to UCR during the 2020-21 school year for COVID-19 related reasons.
Native American students experience college life during a one-week summer program
For 17 years Native American Student Programs has been hosting Gathering of the Tribes, the longest running Native American youth summer program in the UC system.
50 years of Black and Chicano/Latino histories at UCR
African Student Programs, Chicano Student Programs celebrate a milestone on campus. At the center of it is student success.
UCR offers new research internship for community college transfers
Grant-funded program includes a $5,000 stipend for participants.
$1.6 million grant helps high school students get to college
The federal grant supports UCR’s work in San Bernardino area schools.
Science communication competition — it’s on!
Graduate and undergraduate students in STEM fields are encouraged to participate in this inaugural multimedia event.
UCR police donate bikes to UCR’s family housing unit
Thanks to the donation, Oban Family Housing now has a bike-share program.
UCR joins Big Brothers Big Sisters in new virtual mentoring program
Born from the pandemic, College Bigs, will count on nearly 150 UCR students to work with local high school mentees.
Eleven students awarded study-abroad scholarships
Eleven UC Riverside students have been selected for two prestigious national scholarships to study or intern outside of the United States. With financial support from the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program and the Freeman Asia Scholarship , students will be participating in Education Abroad programs in South Korea, Taiwan...
Meet the 2021 Goldwater, Fulbright scholars
Goldwater scholars Shayan Saeed and Ryan Gates; and U.S. Fulbright scholars Jacqueline Aguirre de la O and Zehra Qazi are recipients of two of the nation’s most prestigious awards. The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is one of the country’s most competitive honors in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields...
Mrs. Panda conquers online
The innovative Rule of 3 English-learning program completes its shift to an online portal.
‘Closure’ for 2020 and 2021 graduates
Nearly 4,500 students participated in modified in-person commencement ceremonies.
2021 voices: Grads share pivotal moments of their educational journeys
More than 7,100 students are eligible to graduate; Commencement events kick off on June 3 with the School of Medicine.