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University of California, Riverside


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CARE Welcomes New Assistant Director

Karla Aguilar joined the Campus Advocacy Resources & Education (CARE) center as an assistant director and advocate. CARE is a service created to assists survivors of sexual assault and focuses on supporting, educating and empowering the victim (students, staff and faculty).

Awards & Honors

UCR Extension Instructor Recognized for his Graphic Design Work

Randall Cornish received an Award of Distinction from the Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts in New York City for his BeeDorm logo.

Research & Scholarship

Professor To Develop Online Courses on African Literature

UC Riverside Professor Anthonia Kalu has received two awards from the UC Office of the President to develop, design and teach two online courses, called “Introduction to African Literature” and “Women in African Literature.”


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