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CNAS is home to world-renowned scholars pursuing research that deepens our knowledge of the universe we live in and improves the quality of life for inhabitants of the state, the nation, and the world.

Upcoming Events

Author and veteran science communicator Dennis Meredith

University Communications presents world-leading research communicator (and science fiction author) Dennis Meredith (MIT, Duke, Cornell). Meredith will...

1/22 1pm
Megafauna: The Science of Large Animals and Why They Matter

Facilitated by Dr. Chris Tracy, director of the UCR Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center, each free presentation is designed to examine the world in new...

1/22 6pm
ESCAPE Workshop

CNAS is hosting its annual Early Student Career Planning Expo, ESCAPE, on Saturday, January 25 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This workshop will explore paths for...

1/25 9am
Driftwood Succulent Planter Workshop

Create your own one-of-a-kind driftwood planter filled with succulents! You will choose a unique piece of driftwood and fill with succulent cuttings from our...

2/8 10am
UCR Botanic Gardens Volunteer Orientation

Please join us to learn about the numerous volunteer opportunities in the Botanic Gardens. Orientations are held on the second Tuesday of every month at...

2/11 9am

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