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U.S. News ranks UCR best for social mobility again
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Parasitic worm venom evades human immune system
It’s likely that billions of people are unaware they have been infected with parasitic worms. A UC Riverside scientist has won $1.8 million to try and understand why.  The National Institutes of Health granted an Outstanding Investigator Award to Adler Dillman, an assistant professor of parasitology, so he can shed light on the mystery of worm infections that escape detection by human immune systems. 
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UCR freshmen admissions for fall 2020 up 17%
UCR admissions up 17% for fall 2020, with gains among underrepresented, first-generation, and low-income students.
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Hispanic enrollment among selective universities, Urban Institute
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