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  • Eye Patterns in Children: The Development of Anxiety and Emotion
    (August 16, 2017) We spend a lot of time looking at the eyes of others for social cues – it helps us understand a person’s emotions, and make decisions about how to respond to them. We also know that adults avoid eye contact when anxious. But researchers have known far less about “eye gazing” patterns in children.
  • Did You Know?
    (August 15, 2017) Through the systemwide UCPath initiative and in an effort to streamline human resources, academic personnel, benefits, and payroll processes, the University of California has created a UCPath Center that will eventually serve more than 220,000 UC employees.
  • Awards & Honors
    (August 15, 2017) Anil Deolalikar, Ph.D., dean of the School of Public Policy, has been named chair of the UCGHI Board of Directors, effective August 1.
  • Research & Scholarship
    (August 15, 2017) The training grant from AbbVie, a global, research-driven biopharmaceutical company, will support a multiple sclerosis fellowship for Lynsey Lakin, nurse practitioner. 
  • Fellows Focus on Food, Sustainability, Agriculture
    (August 15, 2017) Meet the 2017-2018 Global Food Initiative fellows: Holly Mayton, Audrey Lim, Raymond Iu, and Lihua Xu.
  • UC Riverside Offers Eclipse Viewing
    (August 14, 2017) On Monday, Aug. 21, everyone in North America will experience an eclipse of the sun, with the path of totality stretching 14 states from Oregon to South Carolina. Those looking for a safe view of the partial eclipse visible in southern California are invited to view it through multiple solar filter-equipped telescopes at the University of California, Riverside.
  • UCR, UC Davis Center to Fight Vector-Borne Diseases
    (August 12, 2017) The Center's strength is that it brings together scientists from two campuses, representing a myriad of disciplines.
  • NIH Grant to Biomedical Scientist Will Advance Research on Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    (August 11, 2017) Declan McCole, a biomedical scientist at UC Riverside, has received a $1.83 million grant to identify how the loss of a protective barrier in the intestine contributes to inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Nearly 6,000 Photographs from the Jay Kay Klein Papers Have Been Digitized
    (August 10, 2017) UC Riverside is the first among the entire UC system to employ this specialized workflow with proprietary object holders designed by Pixel Acuity.
  • ASUCR: ‘Peers Feeding Peers’
    (August 10, 2017) ASUCR donated more than $900 to support the R'Pantry. The funds come from the Food Truck Festival events held in the fall and spring.

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