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Stories of Victory Among UC Riverside’s 2018 Graduating Class

UCR’s 64th Commencement includes School of Medicine’s Hippocratic oath ceremony

June 6, 2018

UCR Highlanders celebrate their achievements at the commencement ceremony in 2017.ucr file

Who Says?

There is substantial evidence that diverse teams are more successful, and so including women in the workforce and involving them as equal members on research and development teams can help us find solutions to the world’s most important problems.

Cynthia K. Larive, provost and executive vice chancellor, on “This Morning with Alex Jensen,” in an interview about her lecture on women in STEM at the Korean U.S. embassy.

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Organizational Excellence

Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox Chancellor Closes Academic Year with End-of-Year Report

Did You Know?

UC Riverside and Ford Foundation Promote Women as Global Peacekeepers

From June 4-8, UCR played host to the launch of the Women as Global Peacekeepers Leadership Institute, a meetup of women from the United States, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and South America.

Awards & Honors

Dickson Emeritus Awards Announced

The 2018 Edward A. Dickson Emeritus/a Professorship has been awarded to David Fairris, Wendy Rogers, and Susan Hackwood.

Research & Scholarship

If You Think You're Not a 'Math Person,' You Might Want to Consider Why

According to new research, the disconnect could be the result of how you were taught rather than your natural ability.


The University of California, Riverside ( is a doctoral research university, a living laboratory for groundbreaking exploration of issues critical to Inland Southern California, the state and communities around the world. Reflecting California's diverse culture, UCR's enrollment is now nearly 23,000 students. The campus opened a medical school in 2013 and has reached the heart of the Coachella Valley by way of the UCR Palm Desert Center. The campus has an annual statewide economic impact of more than $1 billion.