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 →

19 icebreakers to use at uncomfortable networking events

Good morning, Highlanders! I can’t believe it’s already September! Many hiring or networking events begin again in September after the summer hiatus. This article provides great ways on how to start … Continue Reading →

Powerful Ways To Create Your Own Happiness

Good morning, Highlanders! Everyone has good and bad days. There are ups and downs. We all have different ways of dealing with our life events. We have a choice to … Continue Reading →

6 Unusual Habits of Exceptionally Creative People

Good morning, Highlanders! Here’s another edition of Career Thursdays on the UCR Alumni Blog. This post was originally published on June 30, 2015 by Travis Bradberry on LinkedIn featured in … Continue Reading →

5 Tips For Getting Back To Work After A Vacation

Good morning, Highlanders! Here’s part 2 of the “Vacation Series” on the Alumni Blog. This was originally posted on on June 26, 2016 by Kathryn Dill. Last week we … Continue Reading →

How To Clear Your Mind And Your Inbox And Actually Take A Vacation

Good morning, Highlanders and welcome to another addition of Career Thursdays on the Alumni Blog. The UCR Alumni Association is bringing you articles from industry leaders and prestigious journals to … Continue Reading →

The Alumni Association Welcomes it’s Newest Chapter! Black Alumni

The Alumni Association is pleased to announce the re-establishment of the UCR Black Alumni group. The mission of UCR Black Alumni is to build and strengthen bonds between Black Alumni … Continue Reading →

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What to Do When You’ve Outgrown Your Job

Good morning, Highlanders! For today’s Career Thursday blog post we have an article that was originally posted on July 19, 2016 by Hank Boyer on LinkedIn. Sometimes, especially right after we start a new job, … Continue Reading →