CVR Mission

CVR
explores ways in which emerging technologies can be incorporated within teaching, research, and the development of local low-income communities.

CVR G
oals


Conceptualize and implement a policy research agenda that documents low-income access to emerging digital technologies;


Develop local interventions that address digital divide issues;

Create linkages between the University, educators, policymakers and the public on issues concerning new technologies and its impact on community development.


CVR R
esearch Foci


Impact of globalization on low communities;

Access to emerging digital technologies in low-income communities;

Innovative digital learning environments;

Impact of digital communication on civic participation;

Interventions that address digital divide issues.

 


For additional information contact:
Dr. Carlos Vélez-Ibáñez
Phone: (909) 787-3852 - Fax: (909) 787-3888

email: carlos.velez@ucr.edu


COMMUNITIES FOR VIRTUAL RESEARCH

University of California Riverside
Ernesto Galarza Applied Research Center Lab
1150 University Avenue, Suite B, Room 209
Riverside, CA 92507