University of California, Riverside

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UC Riverside is guided by its land-grant tradition of providing access to an excellent education to generations of diverse college students, giving back to our community and positively influencing the world. Whether assuring a dependable food supply, stimulating the human soul through the arts, or finding solutions to the profound challenges in education, engineering, business, healthcare, and the environment, UC Riverside is Living the Promise.

To view more information about Living the Promise: The Campaign for UC Riverside, visit campaign.ucr.edu.

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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 YOU are part of it all!

 

San Diego

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
University Club,
San Diego, CA

Alumni and friends are invited to a reception with special guests UCR Chancellor UCR Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox and Assistant Adjunct Professor Charles Cai. Connect with fellow San Diego alumni, UCR parents, and friends as we explore how UCR's focus on Emerging Technologies is impacting our world.

Dr. Cai is an assistant research engineer at CE-CERT and assistant adjunct professor of chemical & environmental engineering in the Marlan and Rosemary Bourns College of Engineering at UCR. Recently named to Forbes’ 30 Under 30 List in the energy category, Cai cofounded MG Fuels to commercialize a biofuels process he helped develop at the UCR that reduces the amount of enzymes used to breakdown biomass to make ethanol. He will be leading a discussion on energy scarcity and the community-based solution that converts local plant waste to fuel for power.

Register by March 20 at www.alumni.ucr.edu/sandiego

Seattle

Thursday, April 6, 2017
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Washington Athletic Club, Seattle, WA

Alumni and friends are invited to a reception with special guests UCR Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox and Distinguished Professor Michael Allen. Connect with fellow Seattle alumni, UCR parents, and friends as we explore how UCR’s focus on Renewable Nature is paving the way to a healthier planet.

Dr. Allen is a distinguished professor in the departments of plant pathology and microbiology, and biology in the College of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, and director of the Center for Conservation Biology at UCR. He will leading a discussion on carbon, climate and UCR: the focus on understanding and documenting carbon cycling and how that understanding can be used to better approach alternative energy strategies.

Register by March 29 at
www.alumni.ucr.edu/seattle

Washington D.C.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
National Press Club, Washington D.C.

Alumni and friends are invited to a reception with special guests UCR Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox and Assistant Professor of Entomology S. Hollis Woodard. Connect with fellow DC alumni, UCR parents, and friends as we explore ways UCR is Living the Promise in the world and how you are part of it all!

Learn more about Dr. Woodard’s research and her recent trip to find the arctic bumblebee in UCR Magazine.

Register by April 17 at
www.alumni.ucr.edu/dc

New York

Thursday, April 27, 2017
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Midtown Executive Club, New York, NY

Alumni and friends are invited to a reception with special guests UCR Chancellor Kim A. Wilcox and Assistant Professor of Entomology S. Hollis Woodard. Connect with fellow New York alumni, UCR parents, and friends as we explore ways UCR is Living the Promise in the world and how you are part of it all!

Learn more about Dr. Woodard’s research and her recent trip to find the arctic bumblebee in UCR Magazine.

Register by April 18 at www.alumni.ucr.edu/newyork