UC Riverside


2016 Year in Review: A selection of the best shots from UC Riverside's award-winning video production team.


Read more about Dean of CHASS Milagros Peña Looks Back at Her First Year

A year ago, sociologist and ethnic and women’s studies scholar Milagros Peña came onboard as UCR’s dean of the UCR College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences (CHASS). Peña, whose research focuses on Latina activism in Mexico and the United States, said she was drawn to UCR because of its mission, the quality of its faculty, and student diversity. Like many UCR students, she was also first in her family to achieve a high school diploma and move on to college.

Read more about Dean of CHASS Milagros Peña Looks Back at Her First Year


Read more about New Mechanism to Control Human Viral Infections Discovered

A team of researchers, co-led by a University of California, Riverside professor, has found a long-sought-after mechanism in human cells that creates immunity to influenza A virus, which causes annual seasonal epidemics and occasional pandemics. The research, outlined in a paper published in the journal Nature Microbiology, could have broad implications on the immunological understanding of human diseases caused by RNA viruses including influenza, Ebola, West Nile, and Zika viruses.

Read more about New Mechanism to Control Human Viral Infections Discovered

Living the Promise: The Campaign for UC Riverside

Other News at UCR Today

Author John Elder Robison to Speak at UCR

In his latest book, Robison shares his own experience in a study designed to improve emotional insight in people with autism spectrum disorder.

How Parenting Tactics Influence Teens' Behaviors

New study by UC Riverside psychology professor finds discrepancy between parents’ and teens’ views of parenting style contributes to teens’ behavior problems.

MRB1: The Future Under Construction

The official groundbreaking ceremony of the Multidisciplinary Research Building 1, known as MRB1, took place on Nov. 19, 2016.

Help With the Fill-A-Cruiser Toy Drive

For the second year in a row, UC Riverside Athletics is partnering with the Riverside Police Department to put smiles on the collective faces of area children during the holidays, by participating in the Fill-A-Cruiser Toy Drive.

UCR Men's Basketball v. Montana

Sat. December 17
5 p.m.
Student Rec Center

Holiday Carillon Recital

Saturday, Dec. 10
3 p.m. at the Bell Tower
Free and open to the public

UCR Today

More Information 

Footer