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Saturday, September 22, 2018

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...

The unifying bond between strangers during the summer of Pokemon Go

There really hasn’t been a social phenomenon quite like Pokemon Go in recent memory. Back during the app’s initial launch in July of 2016, people of all ages around the world got the urge...

Campus Cope: Sink or Swim: A look into Finals week

Best case scenario: Finals week has always been a time of duality for me: One half feels totally worn out from all of the arduous work the prior ten weeks, while the the other prevails...

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...

A new perspective on fashion

Even with midterms quickly dashing around the corner, a number of UCR students still found the time to attend Miss Perspective, a discussion on pageantry culture, stereotypes and self-confidence, this past Tuesday evening at...

Professor Profile: Uta Barth

Uta Barth, a conceptual photographer and UCR’s own professor emeritus of art, has been named a 2012 MacArthur Fellow for her latest works, “white blind” (bright red) in 2002 and “...and to draw a...

Restaurant Review: Augie’s Coffee House — Now Brewing In Riverside

5 out of 5 Stars If you’re in the mood to explore downtown Riverside, Main Street has just welcomed a new establishment right next door to The Salted Pig. This establishment comes to Riverside by...

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 allow an open space in which students can write within...

27 years of admiration and inspiration

The sound of skateboard wheels grazing across the cement echoes under the arches. A cluster of students and faculty weave between one another as they hustle up the brick staircase. Doors open and Highlanders filter...

Outfit of the Week: Oct. 24

David Lovenburg - First-year undeclared - “I’m inspired by hip-hop music and culture. Kanye West is my hero.” Amairany Rodriguez - Third-year pre-business - “Sun and wind is what I like to call this ensemble....