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Monday, November 12, 2018

Don’t let social media define who you are

Social media has a big influence on our daily lives. We usually check our Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat or Twitter a couple of times every hour. It’s become a habit of ours. Even though social...

Coping with the pope-ing: Surviving a papal presidency as a non-Christian

With the insanity of the body-swapping incident claiming the personas of millions, perhaps there is no swap more significant than that between the sovereign of Vatican City Pope Francis and President Donald Trump, effectively...

Raising awareness for AIDS through performance

I made my way to the HUB Plaza on a gloomy Thursday evening in hopes of entertainment and a chance to expand my knowledge on the impact of AIDS on college students, including but...

Fun and affordable gifts for your significant other

With the holidays getting closer each day, the struggle to find a special gift for your significant other (SO) can be difficult — one always wants to make their gift special and not be...

Restaurant Review: Sweet Daily

5/5 Stars After four months of anticipation during construction, Sweet Daily has finally opened its gateway to a dessert-lover’s paradise. Located in the University Village by Oven 450, Sweet Daily is truly a convenient stop...

Mold-breaking “Princess Leilani and the Lanu Tree” premiered at UCR Botanic Gardens

Wednesday, Nov. 9 marked the day of the release party for the seventh edition of the Guardian Princess Alliance book series. The new princess that was being showcased was a full-figured, disabled girl named...

Riverside’s Hidden Gem: UCR Botanic Gardens Festival celebrates 50 years

On Sunday Oct. 6, 2013, the UCR Botanic Gardens celebrated 50 years of life with a five-hour festival from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sunday’s festival included a docent-led tour of the gardens, hourly...

Silent DiscGlow: The power of the headphones

With its electrifying music, neon disco lights, glowing surroundings and delicious food, ASPB’s Silent DiscGlow was the perfect opportunity for students to let loose and dance the night away before the stress of finals...

TedxRiverside

A mosaic of presenters showcased an Inland Empire filled with stories, struggles and self-discovery. Wednesday, Oct. 16 opened with gloomy clouds and a morning chill — a threadbare, gray blanket atop the city of Riverside....

The Science Behind Happiness

I came to an immediate halt upon passing through the welcoming doors of Hub 302 on a Thursday afternoon after distractedly bumping into many of UCR's students, faculty and staff gathered by the entrance....