Happiness Talk October 22

Relative to their less happy peers, happy people are more creative, productive, and helpful; have more stable marriages and higher incomes; and boast stronger immune systems. Fortunately, experiments have shown … Continue Reading →

4 Tips for the DIY Resume

Good morning, Highlanders and welcome to another edition of Career Thursday put on by the Office of Alumni & Constituent Relations here at UCR. It’s that time here on campus … Continue Reading →


Homecoming: Citrus Variety Collection Tour

In the weeks leading up to Homecoming, we’re going to highlight some fun events you should attend! For a complete list of Homecoming activities click here. Saturday, November 14, 9:45am-10:45am … Continue Reading →


Evening with UCR Alumnus & UCR Head Baseball Coach Troy Percival

Alumni and friends are invited to a special evening with UCR baseball head coach and alumnus Troy Percival. Come meet the former Angels’ pitcher and World Series champion at this … Continue Reading →


The Smartest Ways to Network at a Party

Melissa side note: Well, Highlanders, as this week comes to a close, it is also the end of the first week of classes for Fall Quarter 2015. I cannot believe … Continue Reading →

Do You Make These Mistakes While Job Hunting?

Good morning, UCR Alumni! My name is Melissa McCrickard and I’m the newest member of the Alumni Office Staff. I am serving as the Director of Alumni Career Programs and … Continue Reading →


Networking Reception in Pasadena

  Need more business contacts? Looking to expand your professional network? Want to meet fellow Highlanders? The UCR L.A. Alumni Chapter invites you to a special networking event in Pasadena. … Continue Reading →

bouncing back after getting laid off

How to Bounce Back After Getting Laid Off

Aside from getting back on the horse and looking for a new job, what else should you do to get back on track? How do you maintain your self-confidence? Who … Continue Reading →

Chancellor's reception

Chancellor’s Reception

Meet Chancellor Wilcox at the regional reception in San Diego! Date: Monday, October 26, 2015 Time: 6-8 p.m. Location: Fairmont Grand Del Mar 5300 Grand Del Mar Ct., San Diego, … Continue Reading →


Chicano Latino Alumni Networking Reception!

Network with other Highlanders at the Chicano Latino Alumni general meeting and networking reception! Date: September 30, 2015 Time: 6-8 p.m. Salted Pig 3700 12th Street Riverside, CA 92501 The event … Continue Reading →