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UC Riverside Considering Layoffs, Bigger Classes To Battle Budget Shortfall

The university is faced with a $50 million budget shortfall and may have to layoff faculty and increase class size, among other possible solutions.


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Families Of Japanese Students At UC Riverside Confirmed Alive

According to campus officials, all have verified that their families survived the 8.9-magnitude earthquake. Five of the students are from Sendai — among the cities hardest hit by Friday’s massive quake. Sendai has also been a sister city to Riverside since 1957.


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LA Area Hoops Teams Still Alive For March Madness

UCLA is the only LA area team not playing as of 5pm on Friday that should be in the NCAA tournament.
Here is a look at the local schools still alive:


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UC Riverside Upsets #2 Seed Cal Poly

Kareem Nitoto’s three-point play with 14.7 seconds remaining in overtime lifted seventh-seeded UC Riverside to a 70-66 victory over No. 2 seed Cal Poly-San Luis Obispo in the first round of the Big West tournament on Thursday night.


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Long Beach State Tops UC Riverside 68-55

er Ware scored 17 points and Long Beach State used a 27-9 first-half run to pull away from UC Riverside 68-55 Wednesday night.


Jeff Ondash, nicknamed Teddy McHuggin, set the world record for hugs. (credit: AP)

Hug It Out! UC Riverside Mascot Attempts World Record

Talk about a bear hug!

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/16/2011


UCR Chancellor Recovering From Emergency Heart Surgery

UC Riverside Chancellor Timothy P. White was recovering from emergency heart surgery Tuesday, the university announced.


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Body Of UC Riverside Student Found In Newport Bay

Authorities say a 22-year-old mechanical engineering student from Irvine has been found dead in Newport Bay.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/13/2011

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Authorities Searching For Missing U.C. Riverside Student

Authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate a missing U.C. Riverside student.


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Green Technology Pioneer Makes $10M Donation To UCR

A Chinese entrepreneur and pioneer in the technology of electric vehicles has made an unprecedented $10 million donation to UC Riverside’s engineering school.


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Cal Poly-SLO Rallies Past UC Riverside 65-60

David Hanson scored 21 points and Cal Poly-SLO hit a season-best 12 3-pointers, rallying in the second half to beat UC Riverside 65-60 on Thursday night.



UC Riverside Powers Over La Sierra 94-48

Seven players scored in double figures Tuesday night as UC Riverside defeated La Sierra 94-48.


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Irvine Edges Riverside In Big West Opener

Javon Borum scored 30 points, going 12 for 12 from the free-throw line, as UC Riverside edged UC Irvine 73-68 Tuesday night in the Big West Conference opener for both teams.


Caltech Proclaimed 2nd Best University In The World

Harvard edged out Pasadena’s Caltech by just .1 to be named the best university in the world, according to a study published by an international education magazine in Britain.