Career change

How to turn from Intern into a Permanent Employee

Good morning, Highlanders! Welcome to another edition of Career Thursdays on the Alumni Blog. This article comes to us from UCR Alumna, Stacey Marone. Stacey Marone is a freelance writer. … Continue Reading →


Alumni Artists Needed for Homecoming Reception

The UCR Alumni Association is looking for alumni interested in showcasing their artwork at the Alumni & Visitors Center for the Fall reception that will take place during Homecoming on … Continue Reading →

Alumni Association Career Webinars… Part 2

Hello Highlanders! As mentioned last week, the Alumni Assocation is offering career webinars for alumni. Last week was the special webinars targeted at new graduates. I was able to listen … Continue Reading →

Alumni Awards

30th Annual Alumni Awards of Distinction Award Recipients

Since 1986, the UCR Alumni Association has honored graduates who personify the university’s tradition of excellence and service.  Through their personal and professional achievements, these individuals bring distinction to UCR, … Continue Reading →

Alumni Association Career Webinars

Hello Highlanders! Welcome to another round of Career Thursdays! I wanted to take this time to announce that the UCR Alumni Association now offers Career Webinars which you can find … Continue Reading →


Meet the 2016 – 2018 UCR Alumni Association President

Meet Ken Noller, the 2016 – 2018 UCR Alumni Association President. Ken graduated from UCR in 1975 with a B.A. in History, followed by a teaching credential in 1976 and … Continue Reading →

10 Pieces of Career Advice for My 21-Year-Old Self

Good morning, Highlanders! Commencement was a couple of weeks ago and we welcome the UCR class of 2016 to our alumni family! Keeping in mind that new grads might be … Continue Reading →


Welcome the Class of 2016 Alumni at Highlander Welcomes

  Join fellow UCR alumni in your area for a fun evening of casual conversation and refreshments, and help us welcome the new class of 2016! These are excellent opportunities to … Continue Reading →

5 To-Do’s for any 22 Year Old’s Career

Good morning, Highlanders! Tomorrow starts commencement / graduation weekend for the UCR class of 2016! What an exciting time. We’ve been seeing many seniors taking pictures around campus in their … Continue Reading →

new alumni

Meet Our New Alumni

Next weekend we celebrate UCR’s 62nd commencement ceremony for our class of 2016 graduates! We are excited to welcome these new graduates into our alumni family that is more than 100,000 … Continue Reading →