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Thursday, November 21, 2019

Cynthia Minet “Unsustainable Creatures”: Sculptures of Plastic and Light

From Nov. 23 to Dec. 29, The Barbara and Art Culver Center of the Arts in Downtown Riverside is hosting Cynthia Minet’s new exhibit titled “Unsustainable Creatures.” Walking through the doors, the first things...

There can be only one: Holly Jolly Hero

Well, it’s finally coming, folks. The infamous date of doomsday is just around the corner. The end of the Mayan calendar falls on Dec. 21, 2012, and theories of the end times are running...

Spotlight on 909 Hip Hop Troupe

After watching the 909 Hip Hop Dance Troupe perform and practice, one word comes to mind: passion. It is this exact passion that shows the people on this campus, this community, and the dance...

The 20th Annual Festival of Lights illuminates downtown

One of the many things that the city of Riverside takes great pride in is the annual Festival of Lights. This year the festival celebrates an astounding 20th anniversary.  The smell of sweet kettle...

The Digital World with Ryan Simon: Wii U

It has been six years since the Nintendo Wii was released to the public. Since the debut of what was arguably Nintendo’s most ambitious video game system yet, the game industry has changed in...

A big year for the Eaton Science Fiction Special Collections

While it only happens about twice in the average undergraduate’s career, the time has come once again for Science Fiction and Fantasy writers and enthusiasts to submit their short stories to the bi-annual Science...

Interview with UCR School of Medicine Dean G. Richard Olds

The UCR School of Medicine is poised to be the pride and heart of UCR’s future. The tumultuous accreditation process did not stop administrators, students and community members from building the School of Medicine,...

Ari Shaprio, NPR White House Correspondent, visits UCR

Ari Shapiro, a White House corespondent and NPR journalist who covered the recent Mitt Romney Presidential Campaign of 2012, visited campus to speak in the Highlander Union Building on the evening of Monday Nov....

IFC Canned Food Drive

On Pierce lawn on Wednesday, Nov 14, UCR’s Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC) raised 1,611 cans in partnership with many of their counterpart sorority organizations during their canned foods drive. IFC is a coalition of nine...

Restaurant Review: Simple Simon’s Bakery and Bistro

Rating: 5 out of 5 stars From the outside, Simple Simon’s Bakery and Bistro in downtown Riverside looks like a high-end sit down restaurant with floor to ceiling windows and a fancy logo, which is...