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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Arts Walk showcases artistic creations of students: painted, photographed, handcrafted and sung

ASPB hosted its annual Arts Walk event last Wednesday, May 1, “an annual interactive arts showcase” for students to share their artistic creations, according to their Highlander Link page. The event consisted of several booths...

CSP celebrates Cinco de Mayo Nooner with dance, music and community

On Wednesday, May 1 students gathered at the Bell Tower for the Cinco de Mayo Nooner co-sponsored by ASPB, Raza Assembly and Chicano Student Programs (CSP). Victor Marroquin, a fourth-year education and gender and...

APSP begins Asian Pacific Islander month with a “Big Wave”

On Thursday, May 2 from 5-7 p.m., Asian Pacific Student Program (APSP) celebrated the beginning of Asian Pacific Islander (API) month by hosting The Big Wave: Fashion Showcase at HUB 302. The room was...

Third annual Geek On! convention brings fans from the area to celebrate fandom

On Sunday, April 28, the third annual Geek On! convention organized by Cosplay Brigade saw 636 people in attendance. The third and second floors of the HUB were filled with cosplayers from a variety...

Students dance away midterm stress at ASPB’s fourth annual Silent DisGlo

It was week four and students, escaping the stress of midterms, lined up at the HUB Plaza on Wednesday, April 24 at 7 p.m. The thing that stood out the most was the long...

An interview with UCR professor Dr. Reza Aslan on his religious endeavors

Dr. Reza Aslan, a professor of creative writing at UC Riverside, sat down with the Highlander to discuss his 2017 book, “God: A Human History,” which was printed in paperback form on April 9....

Sixth Annual Middle Eastern Week 2019 showcases the diversity and beauty of Middle Eastern...

From April 15-20, the Middle Eastern Student Center (MESC) celebrated the sixth annual Middle Eastern (ME) Week. Students took part in the activities to learn and celebrate Middle Eastern culture. Sobhiyeh brings together the...

R’Chella Food Truck Festival brings an affordable and exciting range of dining options to...

A diverse array of food trucks came to the HUB Plaza and Bell Tower area on Thursday, April 18 for UCR Dining’s R’Chella Food Truck Festival. Long lines and hungry students filled the area...

YouTuber Cody Ko opens up about his career and past collaborations

On April 13, from 8:30-9:30 p.m., the UC Riverside Associated Student Programs Board (ASPB) invited YouTuber Cody Ko for a one-hour hangout with ecstatic UC Riverside students in a packed UNLH 1000. ASPB alumnus...

Authors Vanessa Hua and Rahna Reiko Rizzuto open up about real life inspirations in...

On April 11, from 3-5 p.m, the UC Riverside Creative Writing Department invited writers Vanessa Hua and Rahna Reiko Rizzuto to talk about their new books, “A River of Stars,” and “Shadow Child.” Creative...