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  • Tech Awards Named for UCR Staff Member Announced

    The University of California System recognized 10 innovative technology projects on Tuesday, July 12 during the annual UC Computing Services Conference. The annual awards program honoring achievements in Information Technology efficiency and innovation are named in honor of former UC Riverside Chief Information Officer Larry L. Sautter, who died of cancer in 1999.

  • Two UCR Teams Knocking it Out of the Park Academically

    The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has recognized the academic achievement of the UC Riverside women’s tennis and golf teams for making it into the top 10 percent in the nation when it comes to performance in the classroom. Not the court, or the course, but the classroom.

  • Researchers to Study Health Impacts of Drought

    School of Public Policy researchers have been awarded $284,680 grant by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evidence for Action Program to determine whether drought and adverse weather conditions cause health problems.

  • Building Lab Instruments One Block at a Time

    A team of researchers and students at the University of California, Riverside has created a Lego-like system of blocks that enables users to custom make chemical and biological research instruments quickly, easily and affordably. The system of 3D-printed blocks can be used in university labs, schools, hospitals, and anywhere there is a need to create scientific tools.