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Read more about New Content Management System Deployed This Month

Information Technology Solutions and University Communications have partnered to bring Drupal and Acquia’s Site Factory service to campus to replace the current system, Omni Update. This new platform seeks to provide a more robust, feature-rich, easy-to-use web solution to eligible sites across campus. The rollout will also include a new online campus calendar system. Localist will help users easily publish, manage, and promote their events.

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Read more about How Mantis Shrimp Pack the Meanest Punch

In research published today in Advanced Materials, a group of researchers led by UC Riverside’s David Kisailus has identified a unique structure that wraps around the mantis shrimp’s club to protect it from self-inflicted damage as it crushes hard-shelled prey. The finding will help Kisailus’ team develop ultra-strong materials for the aerospace and sports industries. His work is funded by an Air Force Office of Scientific Research under a $7.5M Multi-University Research Initiative.

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Living the Promise: The Campaign for UC Riverside

Other News at UCR Today

$370,000 Gifted to UCR’s Young Oak Kim Center

The donation comes from Myung Ki “Mike” Hong, a longtime advocate of the center.

Mysteries of Nickel Oxide

UCR team determines how electron spins interact with crystal lattice in nickel oxide.

Highlander Venture Fund Makes Its First Investment

$250,000 supports San Diego-based NanoCellect Biomedical Inc.

‘Muslim Ban’ Produced Rare Shift in Public Opinion

Research Suggests travel ban generated public opposition to Trump's policy.

UCR Men's Tennis v. Grand Canyon

Saturday, Jan. 20
3 p.m.
SRC Tennis Courts

American Promise

Saturday, Jan. 20
7 p.m.
Culver Center of the Arts

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