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U of R professor writes about the constitutional showdown, President vs. Governors, over the reopening of America.

Art Svenson, a political scientist and nationally recognized expert on constitutional law, looks at who is constitutionally authorized to make decisions about the reopening of America in the era of COVID-19.
30-Apr-2020 8:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Test-Optional Admission Policy Introduced at University of Redlands

In a major update to its undergraduate admissions policy, the University of Redlands will shift to a test-optional admissions process, providing most applicants the choice of whether or not to submit SAT or ACT scores. The policy will go into effect...
10-Mar-2020 1:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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University of Redlands among Peace Corps’ 2020 top volunteer-producing schools

Peace Corps announced today that University of Redlands ranked No. 7 among small schools on the agency’s list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2020.
26-Feb-2020 1:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Rebecca Lyons named University of Redlands Professor of the Year

The University of Redlands Mortar Board Honor Society has named Rebecca Lyons as Professor of the Year. Lyons, a chemistry professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been teaching at the University of Redlands for nine years.
17-Feb-2020 12:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of Redlands is a top producer of Fulbright U.S. Students

After an exciting year celebrating its three newest Fulbright students, this week the University of Redlands was designated a “Top Producer of Fulbright Students” for the 2019-20 year.
10-Feb-2020 4:35 PM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Redlands and Corona-Norco Unified School District partner to increase degree attainment in Inland Empire

Officials from the University of Redlands and the Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) recently signed an agreement that guarantees admission to the University of Redlands for all CNUSD graduates who meet specific requirements.
5-Feb-2020 5:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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San Manuel Band of Mission Indians awards $5.9 million to support Native student programs at University of Redlands

Building upon its long-established leadership commitment to Native students in the region, the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians recently awarded the University of Redlands a six-year, $5.9 million grant to support Native student scholarships,...
5-Feb-2020 5:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Redlands and Esri celebrate a decade of Redlands Forum learning and discourse

What do anthropologist Dr. Jane Goodall, Atlantic reporter and author James Fallows, and activist Ralph Nadar all have in common? Each has made a mark on the world, and each has presented at the Redlands Forum, the education and cultural series...
5-Nov-2019 5:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Following ethical principles in times of wealth and social tranquility is easy. But take the same ethical principles and drop them into a time of scarcity and panic, and the world looks very different, says University of Redlands professor.

15-May-2020 5:30 AM EDT

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'Murder' hornet threat to humans hyped, but real threat exists for European honeybee colonies if hornets allowed to establish in US, University of Redlands professor says.

12-May-2020 7:05 PM EDT

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Do we have to choose between economy and public health in the era of COVID-19? University of Redlands economist says no.

12-May-2020 2:45 PM EDT

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The President cannot undo or circumvent the Constitution or federal law, which is firm on the date of the presidential election, says U of R political scientist Renee Van Vechten.

29-Apr-2020 5:05 PM EDT

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University of Redlands Political Science Professor thwarts pandemic and embraces technology to honor student work

When University of Redlands Professor Renée Van Vechten offered to coordinate the second annual Western regional Pi Sigma Alpha conference, she had no inkling she would have to do so in the midst of a pandemic. But, with this year’s conference...
9-Apr-2020 10:05 AM EDT

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University of Redlands Professor Marcia McFee says though we can't gather, we can still celebrate Easter, Passover, or Ramadan. "In fact, it is perhaps essential to do so, in this moment, this year."

9-Apr-2020 8:50 AM EDT

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University of Redlands professor says 'there is simply no way to justify the Trump Administration's new fuel economy standards.'

2-Apr-2020 3:40 PM EDT

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"Rapid movement to online learning does not come without concerns and challenges for both educators and parents," says Nicol Howard, University of Redlands professor of teaching and learning.

24-Mar-2020 5:25 PM EDT

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