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  1. Extraterrestrial Life Could Be PurpleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Live Science

    That's the conclusion of a new research paper that suggests that the first life on Earth might have had a lavender hue. In the International Journal of Astrobiology , microbiologist Shiladitya DasSarma of the University of Maryland School of Medicine and postdoctoral researcher Edward Schwieterman at the University of California, Riverside, argue that before green plants started harnessing the power of the sun for energy, tiny purple organisms figured out a way to do the same.

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  2. Shaelan Murison Scores in Final Seconds to Lift UCSB Over Cal State FullertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    The UC Santa Barbara women's soccer team has relied on last-second moments throughout the season to get to where they are. Go back two games ago and there's the game against UC Riverside, in which junior forward Shaelan Murison broke Highlander hearts in the 84th minute.

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  3. Students share Bryn Mawr schoola s history while celebrating its diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... water, schools, immigration, Native Americans, post office and citrus heritage. Maier, a teaching assistant at UC Riverside, said a lot of the tools the kids were learning were skills she teaches to college students.

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  4. Hawaii Rainbow Wahine sweep UC Riverside in volleyballRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Senior hitter McKenna Granato put down 12 kills and picked up her 100th career ace as Hawaii swept UC Riverside, 25-16, 25-17, 25-22 in a Big West volleyball match tonight in Riverside, Calif. Senior hitter McKenna Granato put down 12 kills and picked up her 100th career ace as Hawaii swept UC Riverside, 25-16, 25-17, 25-22 in a Big West volleyball match tonight in Riverside, Calif.

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  5. Inland Empire economy going strong, no recession in sightRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    The Inland Empire economy has gained more than double the number of jobs that were lost in the Great Recession, outpacing growth in neighboring metropolitan areas, with all indications that the regional economy will continue to expand through 2019, according to a report released Thursday, Oct.11, by the University of California Riverside Center for Economic Forecasting.

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  6. Here are the latest job trends for the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Almaden Resident

    ... according to seasonally adjusted estimates provided to this news organization by Beacon Economics and UC Riverside. Other strong industries in September, the Beacon analysis showed: Retailing gained added 800 jobs in the East Bay. Health care ...

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  7. Independence Tests Should Ask More of SeniorsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Science Daily

    A psychology researcher says the bar is too low for 'functional independence' in older adults, and should be aligned with skills younger adults must conquer. A UCR psychology researcher says the bar is too low for "functional independence" in older adults, and should be aligned with skills younger adults must conquer.

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  8. Riverside man blends music, theater into artistic careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... As much as he loved music, he did not feel it offered enough opportunities to make a living, so he attended the UC Riverside and got a degree in Languages and Linguistics with an emphasis in German and Spanish. After Doran-Sheeran graduated, he was ...

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  9. Earth Used to be Purple, Study ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | I4U Future Technology News

    Earliest life on Earth may have used a purple-pigmented molecule called retinal rather than chlorophyll to harness energy from sunlight. As a result, young Earth likely appeared purple rather than green.

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  10. A tour of Portland State University's new Viking PavillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Oregonian

    ... Oregon at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene on Tuesday, Nov. 6. PSU's home opener is Saturday, Nov. 10, against UC Riverside. The Big Sky now has 11 teams with North Dakota's departure to the Summit League. Each team will play every other Big Sky team ...

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  11. UCSB Heads Into Weekend With Must-Win Mentality as Conference Play Nears EndRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | The Daily Nexus

    ... - but it seems like every time they turn a corner, they cannot get that big win. Two weeks ago, UCSB handed UC Riverside its first loss of the entire year besting them 1-0 at the Highlanders home stadium, but last week, the Gauchos lost 1-0 at Long ...

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  12. Researchers identify new approach for controlling dengue fever and Zika virusRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 18 | Crofs Blogs

    Mosquitoes are the world's deadliest animals, killing thousands of people and causing millions of illnesses each year. To be able to reproduce and become effective disease carriers, mosquitoes must first attain optimal body size and nutritional status.

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  13. New approach for controlling dengue fever and Zika virusRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Science Daily

    To be able to reproduce and become effective disease carriers, mosquitoes must first attain optimal body size and nutritional status. A pair of researchers have succeeded in using CRISPR-Cas9, a powerful tool for altering DNA sequences and modifying gene function, to decrease mosquito body size, moving the research one step closer to eliminating mosquitoes that carry dengue fever and Zika virus.

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  14. Too much fire suppression leads to more and bigger fires, says expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Idyllwild Town Crier Online

    The Idyllwild Forest Health Project team organized an evening of speakers Wednesday night at Idyllwild Arts to discuss the recent Cranston Fire and wildfires on the Hill in general.

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  15. Tres Tinkle Named to Preseason Award Watch ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Building The Dam

    ... ontana Tech for an exhibition. Their first regular season game will be on Tuesday, November 6th, when they host UC Riverside.

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  16. Making Music in Education was held Friday, Oct. 12, for teachers and educators.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | The Press-Enterprise

    The topic of music in classrooms took center stage Friday, Oct. 12, at a conference led by the nonprofit Riverside Arts Academy . Making Music in Education was held at La Granada Elementary School in Riverside and at UC Riverside.

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  17. Red-White Series Begins This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Huskers.com

    ... for 2019, with the home opener slated for March 5 against Omaha. The season opener is set for Feb. 15 against UC Riverside in Riverside, Calif. In addition to seeing Nebraska's returning players during the Red-White Series, fans will get a chance to ...

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  18. Colleges See GIS Playing A Larger Role in Business EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Forbes.com

    From Pennsylvania State University to the University of Redlands in California, the academic world is beginning to recognize the need to develop GIS skills through undergraduate and MBA-level courses. Though not always highlighted or widely understood in the corporate world, location intelligence-often derived from GIS- plays a crucial role in the success of tens of thousands of businesses and organizations around the globe.

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  19. UT Southwestern receives national excellence in diversity awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | UT Southwestern Medical Center

    UT Southwestern's commitment to improving diversity in medicine spans all facets of the organization from student recruitment and retention programs and addressing multicultural and women's health issues in the medical curriculum to leading community health outreach programs and offering employee business resource groups for African-American, Hispanic/Latino, veteran, and LGBTQ faculty and staff. DALLAS October 16, 2018 UT Southwestern Medical Center has received the 2018 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education.

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  20. OSU men's basketball plans public scrimmage Oct. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | The Oregonian

    ... e's lone exhibition game is Saturday, Oct. 27 against Montana Tech. The 2018-19 season opener is Nov. 6 against UC Riverside in Gill Coliseum.

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