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Read more about UC Riverside to Host 41st Annual Writers Week

California’s longest-running free literary event, Writers Week, will return to the University of California, Riverside for its 41st installment Feb. 12-17, 2018.Feminist icon and National Medal of Arts recipient Maxine Hong Kingston, best-selling novelist Janet Fitch, and Haitian-American essayist and New York Times columnist Roxane Gay will headline the event, joining an additional 17 authors for an on-campus series of presentations and readings.

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Read more about Gifted: Helping Solve the Doctor Shortage

David W. and Nina P. Mitchell have supported students through various scholarships at UCR, since 1987. In 2009, the Mitchells, along with their daughter Ann Alden, established the Scott and Jennifer Alden, Father and Daughter Scholarship. But it wasn’t until their family doctor, UCR Board of Trustee member Dr. Steven Larson, talked about the severe shortage of doctors in Riverside County and San Bernardino County that they established the David W. and Nina P. Mitchell School of Medicine Award.

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Living the Promise: The Campaign for UC Riverside

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Bridget Burns to Lead Event at UCR

Event will focus on the future of higher education and UC Riverside's role in influencing change.

How CEOs Talk Can Send Stocks Up or Down

UC Riverside business professor says concrete vocabulary can build trust among analysts.

UNEX Offers New Series of STEM Workshops

Eager learners in grades 3-8 will participate in hands-on learning the Makerspace way.

22% of UC-CORO Graduates are UCR Staff and Faculty

Office of the President honors Graduates of UC-CORO Systemwide Leadership Collaborative.

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

UCR Today

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