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Get Into the UCR Spirit

Every Wednesday is R’Day. Wear your UCR gear

September 20, 2017

(Left to right) Jennifer Hughes, associate professor of History; James Sandoval, vice chancellor of Student Affairs; Tamica Smith Jones, director of intercollegiate athletics; Aram Ayrapetyan, ASUCR president; Nancy Tubbs, director of the LGBT Resource Center; Joseph Valencia Martinez, Student Life senior coordinator for highlander spirit and traditions; and Mariam Lam, associate vice chancellor for diversity and inclusion, show off their highlander gear. sandra baltazar martinez

Who Says?

It permanently erases the fear memory. We no longer see the relapse of fear.

Jun-Hyeong Cho assistant professor of molecular, cell systems and biology, on his recent research into utilizing pathways of light to remove negative memories. The research could provide integral treatment for sufferers of PTSD


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Organizational Excellence

UCR's Painting Crew Enhances Campus Facilities UCR’s Painting Crew Enhances Campus Facilities

Did You Know?

Donate Your Eyeglasses to 'Eyes of Hope'

Eyes of Hope has partnered with Vision Service Plan (VSP) Global to work with local communities to collect gently used eyewear. UC Riverside is supporting that effort.

Awards & Honors

Elaine Wong to Participate in MSI Aspiring Leaders Program

The associate professor of management and associate dean for the School of Business undergraduate program, will be participating in the program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Research & Scholarship

Kirtland Turner's research demonstrates that the PETM onset likely occurred over less than 5,000 thousand years.

Kirtland Turner’s research demonstrates that the PETM onset likely occurred over less than 5,000 thousand years.


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.