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  • Anthropologist to Discuss Food and Everyday Life in Post-Soviet Cuba

    Medical anthropologist Hanna Garth will discuss “The Politics of Adequacy: Food and Everyday Life in Post-Soviet Cuba” on Tuesday, Dec. 1.

  • Experts Discuss Opportunities and Challenges in Developing Inland California’s Innovation Economy

    Securing the economic future of inland Southern California will involve building a diverse innovation ecosystem that starts with attracting more women and minorities into science and engineering disciplines, according to experts who attended a high-level discussion at the University of California, Riverside on Monday.

  • Ballerina Misty Copeland to Speak at UC Riverside

    The first African American female principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre (ABT), Misty Copeland, will visit UC Riverside to present a free public lecture on Thursday, Dec. 10, at the University Theatre. Admission will be based on a first come, first served basis. Line-up begins at 5 p.m., doors will open at 6 p.m. and the lecture begins at 7 p.m. Free parking will be available in Lot 6.

  • The Holidays from A to Z

    Faculty experts at the University of California, Riverside are available to discuss their latest research and topics ranging from holiday film favorites, the chemistry of your favorite holiday concoctions, and the origins of Christmas to managing expectations, teaching STEM using principles of Kwanzaa, and atheist humor.