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  • Charles Evered Play Premieres in Joshua Tree
    (November 19, 2015) “An Actor’s Carol,” a new play by UC Riverside professor of playwriting Charles Evered, will be performed at the Hi-Desert Cultural Center in Joshua Tree this December. Evered will direct the production; the play will run from Dec. 4-12. Tickets are available for purchase online.
  • Students to Face Off in Fast-Paced Robotics Contest
    (November 17, 2015) More than 300 middle and high school students from across Riverside and San Bernardino counties will compete to build the best terrestrial drones at the MESA Robotics Invitational competition, set for Saturday, Nov. 21 at the University of California, Riverside.
  • The Hidden History of Gay Purges at Colleges
    (November 17, 2015) Uncovering a little known aspect of history, a University of California, Riverside associate professor has published a paper about purges of gay students and faculty at at least three universities in the 1940s.
  • Nov. 19 Seminar to Address Local HIV/AIDS Policy
    (November 16, 2015) David Brinkman, chief executive officer of Desert AIDS Project, will discuss the pivotal role local policy will play in stopping the transmission of HIV/AIDS in the Inland Empire and worldwide on Thursday, Nov. 19,
  • YOK Center for Korean American Studies Celebrates 5th Anniversary
    (November 16, 2015) More than 250 friends and supporters of UC Riverside’s Young Oak Kim Center for Korean American Studies gathered Nov. 12 at the Oxford Palace Hotel in Koreatown in Los Angeles to celebrate the center’s five-year anniversary.
  • Entomology Professor Receives National Teaching Award
    (November 16, 2015) A University of California, Riverside professor of entomology received an award for innovative teaching methods and service to students from the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU), U.S. Department of Agriculture and the American Association of State Colleges and Universities.
  • Coping with Life’s Changes and Challenges Through Mindfulness
    (November 13, 2015) The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute in conjunction with UCR Extension will present “A Day of Mindfulness The Tenderness of Life: Aging and Change” retreat on Nov. 21.
  • Expert Available to Discuss Race Relations on U.S. College Campuses
    (November 13, 2015) Eddie Comeaux, associate professor of higher education at the University of California, Riverside, is available to speak with the media about racial equality issues on U.S. campuses, current best practices, and the college student experience, with special attention on athletes and underrepresented students.

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