Liliana "Patty" Flores poses as she sits on a motorcycle
People Thought She Would End Up On The Streets Or Locked Up. She Proved Them Wrong.

By Annie Gilbertson | LAist

As a small girl, Liliana Flores liked to wear sneakers and jeans to match her father's. One day, he asked her to pose for a picture …

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UCRiverside's Guardian Scholars celebrating at a party for the program's 10th anniversary in October 2018.
Defying the odds: From foster care to cap and gown

By Nicole Freeling | UC Newsroom

As tens of thousands of University of California students cross the stage in graduation ceremonies this weekend, they will have much to celebrate in terms of goals …

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Tracie and Steve Shatkin posing at their pop-up shop.
UCR’s newest coffee vendor is giving back 20 percent of proceeds to foster youth on campus

By Madeline Adamo | Inside UCR

If coffee is your biggest basic food group, you’re probably a college student. If you’re a college student at UCR, …

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