Post Tagged with: "UCR"

by / on September 29, 2015 at 6:01 am / in Sports

UCR volleyball raises questions with unexpected gut-check over weekend

September 25, 2015 Highlanders 3 – Titans 2 To say the UC Riverside women’s volleyball team entered Friday’s Big West opener against the Cal State Fullerton Titans as heavy favorites would be an understatement. Entering the matchup, UCR (6-8) was […]

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by / on September 29, 2015 at 6:00 am / in Sports

With a tie and a win, Highlanders bring their record to .500

September 20, 2015 Highlanders 1 – Gaels 1 The UC Riverside men’s soccer team gave Saint Mary’s all they could handle Sunday, but in the end it proved not to be enough as the men ended up tying the Gaels, […]

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by / on September 29, 2015 at 6:00 am / in Arts & Entertainment

Partying like Block Stars

The sun was shining and the energy was pumping as students made their way toward this year’s Block Party. Food tents were scattered around the middle of campus, and served everything from boba to bacon waffle cheeseburgers. The lineup did […]

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by / on September 29, 2015 at 6:00 am / in Sports

Highlanders end losing streak thanks to unexpected emergence

September 25, 2015 Highlanders 2 – Coyotes 0 The UC Riverside women’s soccer team traveled midwest for the weekend to take on South Dakota University and North Dakota State, looking to recover from three consecutive losses last week. While in […]

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by / on September 22, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

UCR shows downward trend in U.S. News national college rankings

U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 Best Colleges Guide was released earlier this month, with UCR placing 121st on the list. In 2010, UCR held a spot in the top 100 schools in the nation at 94. Despite a discouraging […]

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by / on June 23, 2015 at 12:30 pm / in Arts & Entertainment

Riverside Summer Arts preview

Riverside: where the good times roll and the summer heat wants to kill you. You’ll want to beat the sizzling heat by drinking plenty of water and using sunblock when venturing outside. Or, if you’re like me, sit in a […]

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by / on June 23, 2015 at 12:22 pm / in Arts & Entertainment

Arts and Entertainment Year in Review

It’s been another huge year for A&E in Riverside this year. From the huge and laugh-out-loud success of “Spamalot” to the thrill of seeing 21-year-old Chance the Rapper perform at UCR’s HEAT concert (which actually happened!), the bar was set […]

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by / on June 4, 2015 at 8:17 am / in News

UCR graduate student nominated as UC Student Regent

Graduate student Marcela Ramirez has been nominated for the position of UC student regent for the 2016-2017 school year. Ramirez, who is studying higher education administration and policy, will be the 42nd student regent if appointed by the UC Board […]

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by / on June 2, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

Immortality Project presents research to public

Lead researchers of The Immortality Project — a collaborative philosophical, scientific and theological project that seeks to explore questions relating to immortality — presented the outlines of their research to the public at the Culver Art Center last Friday. This […]

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by / on June 1, 2015 at 6:04 am / in News

UCR takes steps to end food insecurity among students

The first official food distribution of the mobile R’Food Pantry, an initiative started by affiliated organizations of the Chicano Student programs: Providing Opportunities Dreams Education in Riverside (PODER) and Undocumented Student Programs, began on Wednesday May 27. The initiative seeks […]

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