The secret recipe of leadership

Good morning, Highlanders! Here’s another edition of Career Thursdays. This article is about leadership, which is fitting since the UCR Alumni Association is hosting an event called Learn from Leaders next Wednesday, … Continue Reading →

6 Do’s and Don’ts For Talking Politics At Work

Good morning, Highlanders! Given the upcoming election, navigating a potentially awkward conversation about politics at work is inevitable. What if you have strong political opinions or if you’re the person … Continue Reading →


Living the Promise in Orange County

Join fellow Highlanders and Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox for an engaging evening of conversation as we explore how UCR is impacting our community, our nation and our world, and how … Continue Reading →

How Resentment Hurts Your Career (And, 6 Steps To Overcoming It)

Good morning, Highlanders! I hope everyone is having a great Thursday morning so far! When we have a negative job experience or our career isn’t moving in the direction that … Continue Reading →

7 Tips for Making Happy Decisions about How to Spend Your Time, Energy, and Money

Good morning, Highlanders! Many of us make numerous decisions on a daily, if not hourly basis. I think we all want to be happy with the decisions that we make. … Continue Reading →

The Right Workplace: How to Find a Company Culture that Fits You

Good morning, Highlanders! Another Career Thursdays blog here! I like when articles relate the job search process to something very familiar like trying on clothes or dating. It puts everything … Continue Reading →

How To Stay Positive During A Long Job Search

Good morning, Highlanders! Sometimes you want or need a job change and the process starts taking longer than you might think. It’s easy to go into a negative space when … Continue Reading →

Save the Date! Homecoming 2016 on November 19!

  Join us on November 19 for Homecoming! Alumni, parents and fans are all invited to celebrate UCR at our annual Homecoming event with food trucks, games, live music, tours, … Continue Reading →

5 Career-Boosting Moves You Still Have Time To Make In 2016

Good morning, Highlanders! It’s hard to get the motivation to make a change to your career or to your professional development. Many people say things like, “I’ll start looking for … Continue Reading →


In Memoriam: Pamela Clute

It is with a heavy heart that we let our alumni know of Dr. Pamela S. Clute’s passing on Sunday, August 21, 2016. Clute, who held three degrees from UCR, a … Continue Reading →