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UCR students enjoy a wild night with MTV’s “Wild ‘n Out” cast

On Tuesday, May 7, from 7 to 10 p.m., ASPB brought back its annual comedy show, “Laugh Out Loud.” Students filled up the HUB Plaza in excitement, even going so far as to grab...

“#MeToo’’ founder Tarana Burke discusses inspiration, criticism and the next steps to end sexual...

On Friday, May 10, UNLH 1000 was packed with students, faculty, staff and community members. “‘me too.’ A Conversation with Tarana Burke” was a collaboration between CARE, Women’s Resource Center, LGBT Resource Center, Middle...

YouTuber Timothy DeLaGhetto discusses comedy, Asian representation and the value of following your dreams

On Tuesday, May 8, “On Stage with Timothy DeLaGhetto” was held in the HUB 302 and by Asian Pacific Student Program (APSP) staff’s count, more than 200 students attended the event. DeLaGhetto is a...

Event promoting freedom of speech steps “out of the echo chamber”

About 60 people crammed into Sproul 2240 on Thursday, May 9 to hear a panel of right-leaning social media influencers speak on the diffusion of ideas and freedom of speech on American college campuses....

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....