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Summer 2022

Illustration artwork of destinations around the world from study abroad by Robert Almanzar


A World of Opportunities

For 60 years, Education Abroad has offered UCR students life-changing experiences worldwide. Read about the program’s impact and favorite memories from alumni who studied abroad.

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Dean Daryle Williams


Living the California Dream

Dean Daryle Williams’ work in digital humanities is shining a light on the history of enslaved peoples and offering new research opportunities for UCR students.

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Shruti Kapoor


The Road to Sayfty

UCR alumna Shruti Kapoor is on a mission to educate and empower India’s women and girls against violence.

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Living Large, Redefined with Mike Magpayo


Living Large, Redefined

UCR’s Mike Magpayo is the first-ever Asian American head basketball coach in NCAA Division I men’s basketball.

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Blue sky background with green grass


The Grass isn’t Always Greener

Keep your yard lush and bills down with these drought-friendly plants.

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Live at the Barn


Live at the Barn

The iconic UCR venue welcomes performers back to the stage.

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By the Numbers: Fierce Scholars Program



FIERCE Scholars Program

The UCR School of Education is building a pipeline supporting undergraduate students as they pursue graduate or credential programs.

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Office Hours: Lo and behold



Lo and behold

Dr. David Lo, distinguished professor of biomedical sciences and senior associate dean for research in the School of Medicine.

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Highlander Highlight: Sean Caster



Born to Run

UC Riverside cross country runner Sean Caster believes the team has what it takes to win the Big West Conference next year.

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Alumni Profile - Renee Hill



The Educator

Riverside superintendent Renee Hill keeps focus on learning amid challenging times.

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Preview images of featured books



Page Turners

A look at recently published works by UCR faculty, staff, and alumni.

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Student Spotlight of Yuma Miyake



Yuma Miyake

This third-year biology major knows how to balance working hard and playing hard.

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Remembrances of alumni, faculty, and staff included in the summer 2022 issue of UCR Magazine.


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