Content Tagged with: Guardian Scholars

Summer internships — from home

These UCR students aren’t letting a pandemic stop their personal and professional development.

By Sandra Baltazar Martínez | | Students

Students' summer impact

Summer break does not translate into idle hours for these three UC Riverside students. For Bela Mendoza, a three-month summer internship with Riverside’s Operation SafeHouse, a youth emergency shelter, has given her an inside look at how to make a bigger — and more positive — impact in the lives...

By Sandra Baltazar Martínez | | Students

Grants support UCR Guardian Scholars and FastStart Summer Academy

RIVERSIDE, Calif. ( – The California Wellness Foundation has awarded two grants to the University of California, Riverside totaling $450,000, both of which promise to increase access to higher education and degree completion for underserved populations Of the grant money, $250,000 will go to the Guardian Scholars Program in UCR’s...

By Brittney Carolina | | Health