Inside UCR
News for Faculty and Staff of the University of California, Riverside | Volume 8, Number 15 | October 3, 2012

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Features & News

Audit Goal: Diversity of Faculty and Staff
The Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) has selected UCR for a compliance review. The review is intended to ensure that affirmative action, equal opportunity and nondiscrimination guidelines are in place and in practice at the university.
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Chancellorís Convocation Kicks Off the 2012-2013 School Year
On Monday, Sept. 24, more than 3,000 members of UCRís Class of 2016 helped Chancellor Timothy P. White and a number of special guests kick off the 2012-13 school year at the annual New Student Convocation in the Student Recreation Center.
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UCR School of Public Policy Launched
Graduate programs will focus on policy issues of the state and Inland Southern California
UCR Chancellor Timothy P. White announced the launch of the UCR School of Public Policy, a research center focusing on policy issues important to Inland Southern California.
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ASUCR Votes to Close the Exchange
The ASUCR Exchange, the student-owned campus store that sold discounted amusement park and movie tickets, sorority and fraternity items, balloons, greeting cards, and school supplies since 1994, closed on Sept. 24 due to declining revenue.
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UCR Offers Coping Tool for Depression
Life and work can be overwhelming sometimes, but understanding the signs of stress and depression and finding healthy ways to cope can help. UC will offer a free one-hour webinar on Depression Awareness Day on Oct. 11 that will allow faculty and staff to learn more about the signs, symptoms and treatment of depression as well as how to get support for yourself, your family, friends and colleagues.
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Introducing New Faculty 2012-2013
New faculty hires in the 2012-2013 academic year.
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