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News Articles with Topic: Students

Physics undergraduate student headed to CERN

Sergio Garcia will do research during the winter quarter on a particle detector at the Large Hadron Collider
By Iqbal Pittalwala | | Students, Science / Technology

Tiny desk, huge accomplishments – and his own bed

The bedroom he shared with his parents and three siblings included a bunk bed, a queen bed, two wardrobes, and a narrow wooden table that served as his desk. That bedroom was where Alejandro Quiñones lived through middle school and high school with his family. Quiñones, 21, now a senior biology and pre-med major at UC Riverside, focused on school –...
By Sandra Baltazar Martínez | | Students

Grant will cover childcare costs for student parents at UCR

The University of California, Riverside’s Early Childhood Services center received a four-year grant from the United States Department of Education to provide low income undergraduate students with childcare assistance. The reauthorized $1.4 million grant will give these student parents a financial breather while they balance parenting and college...
By Sandra Baltazar Martínez | | Students

This former cop wants to build trust between communities and police

Fulbright Scholar Roberto Rivera looks to Jamaica as a model of restorative justice
By Tess Eyrich | | Students

Celebrating a decade of support for UCR Guardian Scholars

A decade ago, Tuppett Yates, a professor of psychology at the University of California, Riverside, launched the Guardian Scholars Program in the hopes of creating a support system for students who grew up in foster care. Beginning with four students who were provided $500 scholarships during the 2008-2009 academic year, the Guardian Scholars...
By Imran Ghori | | Students

Trans students find an oasis at T*Camp

The award-winning program returns for its eighth year in January
By Tess Eyrich | | Students

A Ph.D. in punk? Only at UC Riverside

Marlen Ríos-Hernández takes a scholarly approach to the mosh pit
By Tess Eyrich | | Students

Loveridge Fellows get a crash course in state politics

UC Riverside expands its presence in California’s capital
By Tess Eyrich | | Students

UC Riverside students take first and second place at prestigious conference

Leadership-in-action competition yields prizewinning strategies for increasing Hispanic leadership in engineering
By Holly Ober | | Students

Medicine from the heart

Edgar Ortega overcame language barriers, injuries in effort to help his new community as a doctor
By Madeline Adamo | | Students

Fishing for knowledge

Shannon Sweitzer carries life lessons from her father during UCR journey
By Sandra Baltazar Martínez | | Students

Grad students battle for best pitch

UC Riverside's best and brightest will go head to head during annual Grad Slam finals event, held at the Culver Center
By Tess Eyrich | | Students

UCR Ph.D. student curates Riverside Art Museum Exhibition

Running Feb. 3 through Dec. 30, 2018, the show features a selection of Mesoamerican artifacts on public display for the very first time
By Tess Eyrich | | Students
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