Upcoming & Current Exhibits

Titel: The Human and the Alien: An Exploration of First Contact Stories. Purple and pink image of a alien city
Sep 21, 2022 - Dec 22, 2022
Within the context of science fiction, first contact can be thought of as an event in which two intelligent species encounter each other for the first time. This exhibit will explore some of the forms first contact stories can take and what messages they may have for us here on Earth.

Past Exhibits

Direct to the People exhibit graphic
Jun 14, 2022 - Sep 16, 2022
UC Riverside’s Special Collections & University Archives holds a large collection of pamphlets, spanning from the 19th and 20th centuries, that address a wide variety of social, political, economic, and religious issues. In this exhibition, we present a small sampling of the types of topics and pamphlets that can be found in our collections.
Apr 7, 2022 - Jun 10, 2022
In this exhibition, we explore examples of early 1900's photo manipulation drawn from UC Riverside's Special Collections & University Archives.
Black Greek Letter Organization Exhibition Graphic
Mar 1, 2022 - Apr 4, 2022
The Black Greek Letter Organizations: Divinely Made in the I.E. exhibition chronicles the collective history of nine Black Greek Letter organizations (BGLOs) at the University of California, Riverside, and beyond.
50X50: Celebrating the Eaton Collection's 50th Anniversary
Jan 7, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019
An exhibition featuring a small sample from the wide scale and scope of materials that comprise the Eaton Collection.