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US News & World Report
Less Common Ways to Decrease Medical School Costs
Among 2012 medical school graduates, 86 percent had debt. The median debt for indebted graduates was $170,000, according to a 2013 report from the Association of American Medical Colleges.
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4 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Support for same-sex marriage is increasing faster than ever before
This is a guest post by Andrew Flores , the Public Opinion Project director at the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law and Ph.D candidate of political science at UC Riverside.
8 hrs ago
St. Baldrick's, Leprechaun crawl: what's doing March 14 and beyond
Sit amongst the royal court as you enjoy a five-course feast. Patrons at the regal Baron's Table are served a delicious dinner of Prime Rib befitting the King's most honored guests.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Plant biology discovery furthers scientists' understanding of plant growth and development
UC Riverside scientists discover auxin sensing and signaling complex on plant cell surface that explains why leaf epidermal cells have jigsaw puzzle-piece shapes The lab of Zhenbiao Yang, a professor of cell biology at UC Riverside, has made a discovery that helps explain why leaf epidermal cells have jigsaw puzzle-piece shapes.
Astrophysicist Confirmed as NSF Director
The National Science Foundation has a new leader. The Senate voted today to confirm astrophysicist France Crdova to lead the agency, roughly a year after former director Subra Suresh resigned mid-term.
Creating a graphene-metal sandwich to improve electronics
RIVERSIDE, Calif. - Researchers have discovered that creating a graphene-copper-graphene "sandwich" strongly enhances the heat conducting properties of copper, a discovery that could further help in the downscaling of electronics.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Uc Riverside: Brainiac facts you didn't know
Just about anyone Wednesday at the "brain bazaar" in the Highlander Union Building at UC Riverside.
RIVERSIDE: Author Susan Straight recognized with lifetime award
Susan Straight, a native of Riverside who has made the city - thinly veiled as Rio Seco - an integral part of several of her novels, will receive the Kirsch Award for lifetime achievement.
Palo Verde Valley Times
Amerman joins Desert Learning Center staff
George Amerman, a long-time member of the local education scene, has joined the staff of the Desert Learning Center on a part-time basis in anticipation of starting as a full-time faculty member for the 2014-2015 school year.
Public Art Film Series Continues in Palm Desert With Free Screening
The following is a news release from the city of Palm Desert: Film fans and art lovers of all ages are invited to discover inspiring and thought provoking cinema at the 2014 Palm Desert Public Art Documentary Film Series.
KCSB-FM Santa Barbara
Big West Tournament Live on Air Ucsb Women's Basketball vs Long Beach State
It's Big West Tournament time! At 6:00pm on Tuesday, March 11th, the UCSB Women's Basketball team will battle against Long Beach State in the opening round of the Big West Tournament! Despite losing their regular season finale to rival Cal Poly, UCSB is in the tournament because of the team they're going to face tonight.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
UCR: Bazaar features brains and burritos
Marking Brain Awareness Week, UC Riverside will host a mid-day event devoted to gray matter on Wednesday, March 12. The free event, which is open to the public, will be in Room 302 of the Highlander Union Building at the center of campus.
Uc Riverside: a new emphasis on Jewish studies
UC Riverside is establishing an endowed chair in Jewish studies, a position that ensures continued funding for a faculty member to do research in the field.
Moreno Valley: Uc admissions, transfer paths to be explained
Moreno Valley College's Upward Bound Math and Science Program will co-sponsor a college preparation information night at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, in the library of Vista Del Lago High School.
Solar Sails: Remembering Carl Wiley
If you're interested in solar sails and find yourself in California, a stop by UC Riverside's Tomas Rivera Library should be worth your time.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
RIVERSIDE: UCR students hear about rape in the military
Laurie Leitch, left, and Brig. Gen. Loree Sutton gave a public policy seminar on rape in the military at UC Riverside last week.- Coincidentally, it took place on the same day as a crucial vote in the U.S. Senate on a bill that would have removed military commanders as decision-makers in how such crimes are investigated in their units.
Arutz Sheva Israel News
Israel's History in Pictures: The Hinnom Valley
The archives at the University of California - Riverside contains this picture , but clearly the caption "Mount Tabor" was wrong.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Fresno Bee
California Democrats in good shape for now, but registration slide, party tensions loom large
Yet if 2014 promises to be another banner year for the California Democratic Party, its more distant future is less certain.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
UC San Diego Tritons
Triton Women Earn First All-Cal Title Since 2009; Nash Howe Posts...
The UC San Diego track and field programs opened a busy 2014 home schedule on Saturday, the women and men placing first and second, respectively, at the All-Cal Championships held at Triton Track & Field Stadium.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Affirmative Action: Some Asian Americans working against its restoration
UC Riverside's Karthick Ramakrishnan has an interesting opinion piece in today's Los Angeles Times about opposition among some in the Asian American community to proposals to overturn part of Prop.