Articles by: Chelsea Santos

by / on December 4, 2012 at 6:00 am / in Features

Emotional and socio-economic implications of retail therapy

After taking a last bite of Thanksgiving dinner, scores of people rushed over to major retail stores to line up for Black Friday sales, entranced by the possibility of securing doorbuster deals. At some stores, including Target, order and security […]

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by / on May 16, 2012 at 8:28 pm / in Features

Laci Green’s Guide to The Best Sex Ever

UCR students were full of excitement and laughter last Wednesday, May 9, in HUB 302 as Laci Green shared her four-step guide to “The Best Sex Ever.” The lecture, which was presented by the Associated Students Program Board (ASPB), complemented […]

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by / on May 1, 2012 at 6:02 am / in Features

Tomás Rivera Conference: A Night of History and Culture

UCR students, faculty and alumni stood in a seemingly endless line at the HUB last Wednesday, anticipating the highly acclaimed Chicana author Sandra Cisneros. In celebration of the Tomás Rivera Conference and the 40th anniversary of the Chicano Student Programs, […]

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by / on April 24, 2012 at 11:35 am / in Features

Read Me, Thank You: A project for social change

Imagine setting your books down by a table on campus, winded from the hustle-and-bustle of the day. After a moment you notice a sealed envelope with the note “read me” inscribed on it. Puzzled, you open it and find a […]

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by / on January 24, 2012 at 6:01 am / in Features

UCR Global Brigades Join New Sustainability Effort in Ghana

Among the many qualities that have added to UC Riverside’s high esteem as a public institution, the most striking is its commitment to contributing to the public good. The number of service-based student organizations alone is a testament to such […]

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by / on January 10, 2012 at 6:00 am / in Features, Restaurant Reviews

Restaurant Review: Sushiya Riverside

Gastronomy, the art of  good eating, constitutes the very core of the dining experience, giving relevance to restaurant reviews and online websites such as Yelp. It is comprised of several elements, from the level of expertise in cuisine, to the […]

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