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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Here’s your host — the SRC uses trivia to excite UCR students

On Monday, Feb. 22, the Student Recreation Center (SRC) hosted “Relax With Rec Trivia Night.” Students, faculty and staff were invited to compete for some prizes. There were three $25 Amazon gift cards to...

Semana de la Mujer: Creating community and love online

In an inspiring and uplifting weeklong event, Semana de la Mujer 2021 took place from Feb. 20 to Feb. 26 and celebrated Chicana women's contributions during Women's History Month. Hosted in collaboration with the...

Michael Dante DiMartino shares the secret tunnels of the ‘Avatar the Last Airbender’ Universe

On Wednesday, Feb. 24, the Associated Student Programs Board (ASPB) presented a virtual lecture hosted by Michael Dante DiMartino, the co-creator of “Avatar the Last Airbender” and “The Legend of Korra.” DiMartino is best...

Emmy winner LeVar Burton discusses the power of imagination and the promise of creating...

This past week, UCR wrapped up their Living The Promise campaign and met their goal of raising $300 million to help students, faculty and staff by supporting students’ research endeavours, funding different campus operations,...

The 44th annual writers’ week festival celebrates achievements in literature

The Writers Week Festival event is an annual literary event that features readings from many different published authors. Entering its 44th year, the festival is the longest-running free literary event in California, and every...

Drag Jollification: Spreading joy with UCR’s Drag Club

The Drag Club at UCR hosted its first virtual drag show on Friday, Feb. 19 with featured performances by Amber Saint James, Brennda Joyy and Luxe the Drag Queen. The event was hosted by...

Highlander love stories

Elizabeth Ha - second-year business major James House - third-year history major  Elizabeth Ha and James House are both current UCR students. Ha recalled that once during the spring, they had a picnic in front of...

Embracing love made easy by the womxn of APSP

The Asian Pacific Student Program (APSP) took full advantage of the love that was in the air on Wednesday, Feb. 10, with “Girl Talk: Unfiltered.” During this event, womxn not only learned more about...

Mastering recipes with Nick DiGiovanni

On Friday, Feb. 12, the Associated Students Program Board (ASPB) hosted “Spice It Up With Nick DiGiovanni,” an event featuring a cooking tutorial and Q&A with the former contestant from the TV show “MasterChef.”...

Celebrating the Year of the Ox with good vibes

The vibes were off the charts on Thursday, Feb. 11, as Asian Pacific Student Programs (APSP) kicked off their Lunar New Year celebration with a performance from Royaljag, a band that hailed from San...