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UCR Homecoming 2016
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Join fellow Highlanders, students, families, and friends of UC Riverside at Homecoming

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GSOE Alumni Reception

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Free

Location: Wick's Brewing Co

Description: Join your fellow alumni for a reception featuring wine, beer, appetizers, and music!

Citrus Variety Tour

9:15 am - 10:30 am
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Free

Location: Shuttle Pick-Up at Parking Lot 1

Description: Come tour the UCR Citrus Variety Collection and experience the scents, flavours, shapes and colours ...

UCR ARTSblock Mobile Exhibition

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Free

Location: Arts 166

Description: Join CHASS, ARTSblock's California Museum of Photography, Jack & Marilyn Sweeney Art Gallery, and Ba...

The Buzz About Zika and Menacing Mosquitoes

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Free

Location: University Theatre (HUMN 400)

Description: Join esteemed faculty members from the School of Medicine and the College of Natural and Agricultura...

Parent Association Meeting & Basketball Game

11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Start at: $15
General Alumni Parent UCR Student Child
$15 $15 $15 $15 $0

Location: HUB 302

Description: Join us at the Parents Association Fall meeting! Kick-off Parent & Family Day with a special Highlan...

Botanic Garden Tour

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: Shuttle Pick-Up at Parking Lot 1

Description: Take a nice stroll and tour the gardens that covers 10 acres of plants from all over the world in ab...

Parent Session: Study Abroad

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: Bourns B118

Description: UCR offers many study abroad programs on all seven continents. UCR’s study abroad philosophy is ac...

Parent Session: Student Employment

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: HUB 302

Description: What opportunities are there on campus for my student to work while they go to school? Come to a pan...

Student Recreation Center Tour

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: Bell Tower - East

Description: Come tour our 155,000 sq/ft facility which is open to all students! Our fitness space houses a vari...

Housing Tour

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: Bell Tower - North

Description: Experience the unique flavor of each of our three on-campus residence hall communities. Our student...

Back to the Lab: The Dynamic Genome Experience

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: ULB 104

Description: Want to learn more about genomics, molecular biology, and bioinformatics? Experience what is like to...

Campus Showcase: Technology in the Classroom

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: CHASS INT North 1020

Description: UCR’s award-winning Smart Classrooms Initiative puts interactive multimedia at faculty members’ ...

Orange Roots Exhibition

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: Rivera Library

Description: Orange Roots tells the remarkable story of Riverside’s citrus heritage, The Washington Navel orang...

Alumni Artist Showcase

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Free

Location: Goldware Library, Alumni & Visitors Center

Description: Come see a variety of contemporary artwork from our talented young alumni! The collection will be fe...

Beyond Guacamole

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Free

Location: HUB 355

Description: Presented by Dr. Mary Lu Arpaia, Subtropical Horticulturalist and avocado expert. An interactive ses...

UCR Black Alumni Mixer

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Free

Location: African Student Programs, 133 Costo Hall

Description: Come celebrate the reestablishment of the UCR Black Alumni chapter! Join us for a Homecoming mixer a...

Highlander Scot Fest

1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Free

Location: Bell Tower

Description: Join us for the 9th Annual Highlander Scot Fest featuring games for the whole family, interactive c...

Tour Guide Reunion

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Free

Location: SRC Pool

Description: Take this chance to reunite and mingle with the different generations of alumni tour guides who all ...

CNAS Alumni BBQ

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Free

Location: The Barn

Description: Enjoy BBQ, beer and wine. Meet and mingle with CNAS deans, college leaders, faculty, alumni, current...

R’Extreme Makeover: Highlander Edition

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
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Free

Location: Athletics and Dance Building

Description: As one of the premier philanthropic and donor recognition opportunities during Living the Promise: T...

Homecoming Basketball Game

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Start at: $5
General Alumni Parent UCR Student Child
$5 $5 $5 $0 $5

Location: Student Recreation Center

Description: Get ready to show your Highlander pride! Come cheer on our men's basketball team as they take on the...

Chicano Latino Alumni Reunion Dinner & Dance

6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Start at: $45
General Alumni Parent UCR Student Child
$45 $45 $45 $45 $45

Location: HUB 302

Description: ¡Reunir y celebrar con la familia! Join us as we celebrate Chicano Student Programs 45 years of Cul...

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