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Saturday, June 12, 2021

Walter Mosley headlines 43rd Writers Week

Martin Lopez / Highlander Over 40 books in 30 years, and all his struggles in between UCR held its 43rd annual Writers Week all...

Performing Live on Zoom: Playworks 2020

Playworks is an annual event where UCR Undergraduates and MFA playwrights can showcase 10 minute productions based on their original scripts. While the actors were not allowed to perform in a theater due to...

Campus Cope: It’s still possible to embrace the holiday spirit during the pandemic —...

My favorite time of the year has always been the holiday season. I remember the time I spent as a child helping my grandmother make tamales and ponche, eagerly awaiting the arrival of my...

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...

Is Slater’s 50/50 worth the gamble

After a much anticipated wait, Slater’s 50/50 has finally opened its doors to the Riverside community. Located in the hustle and bustle of downtown Riverside, Slater’s 50/50 is just a 10 minute drive from...

Peace Corps Project Promotes Literacy

Life after graduation has been anything but uneventful for Lillian Nguyen, a UCR grad who went on to join the Peace Corps after graduating in June 2010. Nguyen had first heard about the Peace Corps...

UCR’s Annual Chalk The Walk

On April 18 UCR student artists took chalk to concrete on the patio near the Coffee Bean to bring art to life and compete in this year’s 22nd annual Chalk the Walk event, hosted...

Human Roast House

Open to the public through the entire month of October is the Human Roast House, a terrifying interactive haunted house created in the spirit of this year’s Halloween season, conveniently located in Downtown Riverside. The...

Lunar festival in Downtown Riverside ushers in the year of the snake

  It was a cloudy day, but the string of red paper lanterns did not cease to guide visitors to Downtown’s Asian Pacific Lunar Festival on Saturday Jan. 26. Hosted by the city of Riverside...

UCR Around The Globe: Lyon, France

Name: Reggie Arevalo Status: Senior Major: French and Linguistics, double major City, Country: Lyon, France Host institution: University of Lyon A glimpse of the French lifestyle, culture and society would be a fair summation of what I wanted to...