UCR In the News
In an op-ed, education professor Margaret Nash explores the painful history of American Indian land dispossession behind land-grant universities, and discusses how universities might better recognize this history too.
A new report from the Center for Social Innovation explores some of the obstacles to a level playing field for women in Riverside and San Bernardino counties.
A new economic forecast from the Center for Economic Forecasting and Development emphasizes the importance of affordable housing to regional growth.
UC Riverside celebrates the debut of a 3,000-square-foot facility to foster new developments in the life sciences, agriculture, biotech, and medical technology fields.
UC Riverside is one of 11 public research universities participating in the University Innovation Alliance.
Michael Jaime-Becerra, an associate professor of creative writing, writes about the unconventional Halloweens of his past and his new understanding of the holiday.
Assistant Professor of Theater History and Theory Donatella Galella talks about playwright David Henry Hwang's "Soft Power," which looks at American democracy through the lens of Chinese cultural influence.
Kurt Schwabe, a professor of environmental economics and policy, comments on what's sure to be "one of the defining issues in California, environmentally, for decades."
Hamidreza Nazaripouya, an assistant professional researcher at the Winston Chung Global Energy Center, helps explain the blackouts that have left large swaths of California dark.
Scientific American spotlights psychology professor Sonja Lyubomirsky's research on the mood-boosting benefits of extraversion.
Meet Suveen Mathaudhu, a materials science and engineering professor who takes inspiration from some of his favorite comic book heroes.
Eddie Comeaux, an associate professor of higher education, is a co-chair of the state task force focused on exploring the value of standardized tests.
UCR's EPIC Small Business Development Center and Center for Environmental Research and Technology, or CE-CERT, are among the variety of players comprising Riverside's growing Innovation District.
New research from UC Riverside economist Carolyn Sloane suggests women are slowly shifting to higher-paying majors.
Sam Evans-Brown of "Ask Sam" speaks with entomologist Anandasankar Ray about this perplexing question and how mosquitoes experience "jet lag."
The Chronicle speaks with Jade Sasser, an assistant professor of gender and sexuality studies, about the motivations underlying young people's decision to hold off on having children.
The $8 million lab is part of the effort to find a solution to the tree-killing disease known as huanglongbing — a major threat to California's citrus industry.
Research from UC Riverside psychologist Megan Robbins suggests most gossip is actually neutral, among other findings.
What Americans really think about California’s auto emissions waiver — and what could change their minds
Two UC Riverside political scientists — Jennifer Merolla and Karthick Ramakrishnan — explore how arguments that emphasize states' rights could impact public opinion.
The New Yorker's Louis Menand references sociologist Steven Brint's book "Two Cheers for Higher Education" in a piece about the educational system in America.