Sunday, June 16, 2024
Growing up, I loved the arts and I just never knew it. “Power Rangers,” “Percy Jackson” and “Spirited Away” were beacons of guidance in my life, yet I passed them off as mere fantastical escapes. I was taught the cruel reality that the only way to live out the American dream as a son of my beloved immigrant parents...
Starting off an article talking about 2020 is so cliche these days that back when I was Managing Editor we asked writers to stop it completely. I’m here to break that rule two years later, because 2020 is the year that I joined The Highlander. I was between high school graduation and left with some skills that I had...
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The final days of the spring quarter may seem far away with the chaotic nature of college life, yet week eight is here! Although that comes with the dread of upcoming finals, for pending graduates, the rite of passage that comes with receiving your degree is within close reach. Months ago, you were just starting the first day of...
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The University of California, Riverside’s (UCR) South Asian Federation (SAF) celebrated its fifth annual culture show at the University Theatre on May 11, 2024. SAF is a dedicated organization that aims to unite the South Asian population at UCR, through various events such as socials, dance workshops, picnics, "chai talks" and the SAF Banquet. One of their most notable...
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Aries (March 21 - April 19): Sun The Sun is a sign of enlightenment and knowledge. You’ve been in the dark for too long and your blind searching is about to come to an end. This week you’ll find the key, no matter how big or small, that will unlock all of the answers you’ve been searching for and more. Taurus...
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Decorating graduation caps is a tradition that many students partake in to celebrate their years of undergraduate college education. If you’re wondering how to go about it, read on! Gather supplies: The first thing graduates should do is gather supplies to craft personalized graduation caps — this includes your graduation cap, of course. Make sure you buy your graduation cap rather...
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If you forgot to celebrate your mom this past Sunday, you’ve got to put in the effort to make it up to her. The traditional way to celebrate the holiday is to give your mother a present to show your love but it can get very difficult to find the perfect gift. Here is a list of present ideas...
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WIth graduation fast approaching, many of you procrastinators have yet to book a grad-photo session or think of where you want to stage your photos. I can’t help you out with the first task, but for the second, I got you covered. If you are at a loss for the perfect grad-photo location, try one of the following places...
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How do you ask for reassurance from your partner? You do so many things for them but they can’t reciprocate. You feel like you're about to give up but if you do it'll all fall apart. You’re tired of the one chasing and they never chase back so you're stuck in this eternal loop. Idk I feel so lost...
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If you still haven’t figured out how to properly cook pasta, this recipe is for you. Cacio e pepe translates to “cheese and pepper” — and that is about all you will need for this recipe. Though I might be biased, I would say that this recipe is even better than the sauce they sell at Trader Joe’s. Cook time:...