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Sunday, September 23, 2018

UCR Around the Globe: Barbados

Name: Camille Calloway Year: Senior Major: Psychology Area of Study: Psychology & Cultural Studies Country: Barbados As I stare out of my window writing this article, I see the sun peeking over the clouds just over the horizon of...

The Digital World with Ryan Simon: Kickstarter Users Fund ‘Pebble’ Project, Blow Minds

The Internet is an incredible place. People shop online, read news articles, educate themselves, communicate with their friends and family and so much more. The one thing that never crossed my mind, however, is...

Restaurant Review: Greek Street Grill

Given that Greek Street Grill borders neighbor city La Sierra, some UC Riverside students might consider it a hassle to drive all the way to this restaurant for Mediterranean food. But when considering Greek...

Under the Kilt: Creepy and Sexy — Two sides to the same coin?

As a 21-year-old heterosexual male, I am blessed in that I have to contend with barely any double-standards in the realms of courtship and love. However, there is one such double-standard that does possibly...

Restaurant Review: Juju Bar

After seeing multiple Snapchats of my housemates getting Juju Bar bowls and raving about how good it was, I decided to cave in to my love for acai bowls and give it a shot....

Ladies vs. Gentlemen: Social media

Social media … What arguably started in 2002 as a networking website linking people with common bonds, similar to dating websites, through a website named Friendster has since given rise to a new dimension...

Sharing stories at the 26th Annual Tomas Rivera Conference

“We all have something to say. There is room para todos,” Erica Ocegueda says, smiling, the interest in her eyes encouraging the handful of people sitting with her to open up and tell their...

Recipe: Melt-in-your-mouth egg tarts

Egg tarts have always been my go-to purchase at Asian bakeries and a must-have for dimsum. However, it is so difficult to find yummy egg tarts in the Inland Empire. Sure, some bakeries in...

United Way Worldwide Conference

In celebration of the 125th anniversary of United Way Worldwide, the 2nd Annual Community Leaders Conference was held in Nashville, Tennessee. There, UCR Student United Way (SUW) gained national recognition for extensive community involvement....

“Amreeka” movie night evokes laughter and reflection

With many students entering panic mode as midterms take their toll, it’s important to find a time to unwind and chill out away from the pressures of the academic word. The Middle Eastern Student...