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How We Are Living the Promise: UCR is a place where bold ideas flourish, where people from different walks of life come together to pursue their interests and their dreams. Listen as outstanding UCR graduate students share their thoughts on what “Living the Promise” means to them personally as scholars, leaders and members of the campus community.


Read more about Readings, Writers and Recitations

Award-winning novelists, poets and journalists will discuss their craft Feb. 2-5, 2015, during the 38th annual Writers Week at the University of California, Riverside. Writers Week is the longest-running, free event devoted to writing and writers in Southern California. Kicking things off at 5 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 2, is Claudia Rankine, whose “Citizen: An American Lyric” is widely considered to be the frontrunner for this year’s National Book Award.

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Read more about Robert Reich to Speak Feb. 10

Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich, who is widely regarded as a leading expert on inequality, work and the economy, will speak at UC Riverside on Tuesday, Feb. 10, as part of the School of Public Policy Seminar Series. “An Evening with Robert Reich” will begin at 4:30 p.m. with a reception on the University Theatre patio. The documentary film “Inequality for All,” which examines widening income inequality in the United States, will screen in the theater from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

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Other News at UCR Today

Doubling Down on American Idol

Two Highlanders are competing on the nationally televised reality show "American Idol."

Chancellor Channels President Lincoln

Kim A. Wilcox narrates Aaron Copland’s “Lincoln Portrait” at a concert on Feb. 7 and 8.

Researchers Make Magnetic Graphene

UC Riverside research could lead to new multi-functional electronic devices.

Affordable Housing Shortage Examined

A Feb. 18 Randall Lewis Seminar will explore causes and policy solutions.

Brendan Steele Plays for UCR Again

UCR Golfer David Gazzolo To Team Up With Alumnus Brendan Steele At Northern Trust Collegiate Showcase.

Arts & Letters Lecture Series: Ben Ehrenreich

Wednesday, February 4
6:30 p.m.
UCR Palm Desert

Men's Basketball v. CSUN

Saturday, January 31
5 p.m.
SRC Arena

UCR Today

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