Inside UCR
News for Faculty and Staff of the University of California, Riverside | Volume 2, Number 5 | March 8, 2006

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Features & News

Suicide Prevention: Faculty and Staff Can Help
How faculty and staff can help students who show signs of trouble.
The suicides of two students in two months at UCR residence halls has brought into sharp focus the role the entire campus plays in addressing mental health issues.
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Billy Collins
Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture Series Features Poet Billy Collins
Second of three speakers is the former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins
UC Riverside will welcome former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins on Tuesday, March 14, as the second of three speakers in the 2006 Chancellor's Distinguished Lecture Series. Collins, who earned his graduate degrees at UCR, will speak at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 14 in the University Theatre.
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Google Desktop 3 Presents Security Risk
UCR staff, faculty and students who have downloaded Google Desktop 3 are being asked to disable a search feature that raises serious security and privacy issues by potentially allowing outside access to information stored on their computer.
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Web Site Offers Online Viewing of Payroll and Tax Information
As of March 1, 2006, UCR employees can access their earnings statements online at the UC For Yourself (UCFY) Web site located at
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Faculty Invited to Attend Socratic Dialogue
UCR faculty are encouraged to attend a Socratic Dialogue titled "UCR International Planning and Strategy," which will be held on 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, March 22nd, in Bourns A-265.
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UCR/CMP Launches New Web Site
UCR/California Museum of Photography (UCR/CMP) has redesigned its Web site to make it easier for virtual visitors to browse the museumís exhibitions, examine the extensive permanent collection and study the large array of educational materials.
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Richard Sutch and Susan Carter (center) in Washington D.C. with students.
Be a Part of UCDC
UCR economics professors Richard Sutch and Susan Carter pictured with students participating in the UCR-UCDC academic internship program during the Winter Quarter 2006.
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