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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Ladies vs. Gentlemen: Music festivals

The cornerstone of youthful energy and vibrance, a vivid display of art and soul in an open, outdoor venue, an extended period of time dedicated to one thing and one thing only: Letting loose...

Ways to treat your single self on Valentine’s

Dear Highlanders,   As a single, early 20-something female, the ubiquitous, socio-cultural, commercialized malarky that is Valentine’s Day only highlights my countless misguided attempts at flirting or the imperfections of my Elle Woods-inspired “Bend and Snap.”...

ASPB’s annual Highlander Poolooza made waves with free Carl’s Jr. and loads of fun

The clear, bright sky and bountiful sunshine that accompanied Friday, Sept. 30 foreshadowed yet another great day at UCR. People were smiling all around, the amount of heat was just enough to warm a...

Laugh more!

We’ve all heard of the saying “laughter is the best medicine,” so what better way is there to trample our stress than to attend the Well’s very own clinic of merriment with a free...

A breath of fresh air

Whether there is something in the air — or lack thereof — UCR shined a little bit brighter in the first week of winter quarter. As of Jan. 2, 2014, R’side joined over 1,100...

“Last Laugh” comedy show brings Wayans Brothers to UCR

UC Riverside’s “Last Laugh” comedy show is bringing one of our generation’s most iconic comedians, the Wayans Brothers, to campus for a night of raw humor and comedy that has made the Wayans a...

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...

Peace Corps Project Promotes Literacy

Life after graduation has been anything but uneventful for Lillian Nguyen, a UCR grad who went on to join the Peace Corps after graduating in June 2010. Nguyen had first heard about the Peace Corps...

ASPB Presents: Tattoo Taboo

On May 16, ASPB presented “Tattoo Taboo,” an event on tattoo stigma and identity. The event featured Kip Fulbeck, an author, spoken word performer and affiliate faculty of Film & Media studies and Asian...

The Deutschland Diaries: Excerpts of the experiences and misadventures of a UCR student studying...

A Weekend in Amsterdam May 9-15 One of the greatest things about Germany would have to be its location. With its position smack-dab in the middle of Europe, you are only some hours away from a...