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Letters to Features: “College: To drink or not to drink?”

Dear Features, I am just about to enter my first year of college at UCR and I couldn’t be more excited! I’m worried about...

Highlander Diaries: Homesickness

In our new section titled “Highlander Diaries,” we at Features allow students to send in “Dear Diary”-formatted journal entries regarding a topic of our...

Highlander Diaries: First-year Fears

In Highlander Diaries, a new section hosted by Features, Highlanders get to share their college  experiences within a Dear Diary format. This is to...

Defeating the College Triangle: Lesson 2: Social Life

In last week’s edition of “Defeating the College Triangle,” we taught you how to steer clear of bad sleeping habits and anything else that...

Defeating the College Triangle: Sleep

  Nearly every college student has heard the “choose two and neglect the third” saying at some point in their four-year experience. The urban legend...

Highlander Newsroom (6/1/16)

This week in the Highlander Newsroom, we chat about the Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton rallies and our reflections on this academic year. Be sure...

Inland colleges working to increase Native American enrollment

Courtesy of NAEP Inland colleges are working toward increasing the enrollment of Native American students into local colleges. Officials at UC Riverside, California State University,...

Senior Spotlight: A farewell to UCR but not to the memories

  What seems like years of stu-DYING, sleepless nights and binge-eating that have resulted in weight gain and permanent eyebags are all rewarded at some...

WRITE OFF: In defense of roll call at the college level

With the amount of supplementary materials professors release online as well as the textbook, self-teaching may seem like a better option than showing up...

WRITE OFF: Attendance should not be part of grading criteria

The unengaged student comes in many varieties: napping in the back of the lecture hall, watching “Breaking Bad” under the guise of taking notes...