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Saturday, May 25, 2019

Spotlight on Vietnamese Student Association

A sports team, club, fraternity or sorority, whatever it may be—they are all in existence because of members who share a common goal or interest and fight for it to stay alive. One club...

Tartan Epidemic infects UCR

Upon realizing that zombies are the next big thing in pop culture, Adam Daniels translated the thematic zombie virus as an infection caught by UCR students every time they decide to join a club,...

There can be only one: The kingdom of quirky

Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears! For the times, they are a changin’. There was a time, not too long ago, when an empire of eyeliner, ripped skinny jeans and whiny vocals ruled...

Chris Salvador’s eight-step plan for success at UCR

Not only is Chris Salvador a man of big ideas, he’s a man on a mission. So watch out Highlanders young and old, Chris Salvador, a UCR senior majoring in Business Administration and minoring...

There can be only one: Someone needs to stop Patrice Wilson

This week, I originally thought I was going to write about the injustices and idiocies of the Oscar nominations. However, a matter much more dire has been brought to my attention that holds far...

Best of both worlds: entrepreneurship and college life

Among UCR’s student body are full-time student athletes, artists and even self-starting entrepreneurs. Jaijeet Kakkar, who goes by Jai, is a third-year engineering student and one of the founders of IMPRUE, an internationally recognized...

There can be only one: Sweat and Self Loathing: A Fitness Guide

We all know that the start of the New Year is the only time you can get in shape. I mean what is a better condition for running and dieting than the cold winds...

Quidditch has arrived at UCR

UCR finally has that one sport it’s always needed. Football? Nope. Dodgeball? Think again. It’s Quidditch! That’s right, the fantasy sporting sensation from the Harry Potter series has exploded in real-life popularity across the...

Emotional and socio-economic implications of retail therapy

After taking a last bite of Thanksgiving dinner, scores of people rushed over to major retail stores to line up for Black Friday sales, entranced by the possibility of securing doorbuster deals. At some...

Goodwin’s Supermarket hosts seminar and tasting of organic foods

Ingredients like kale, chia seeds, agave and strawberry radishes were main attractions at Goodwin’s market. Before Wednesday night I’d hardly known what each of these ingredients were, let alone felt confident enough to purchase...