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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Decoding the Citrus Hackathon: An up-close look at the winners Spyridon Catechis and Los...

Last weekend, over 450 students, techies, computer nerds and others gathered at Winston Chung Hall to immerse in the versatile world of hacking at Citrus Hack’s annual hackathon, a large-scale event coordinated by various sponsors...

Sister Spit

The HUB was abuzz with excitement this past Tuesday when students and faculty members gathered for Sister Spit. Sister Spit is a queer-feminist group that began in San Francisco in 1994 as an open...

UCR Around the Globe: London, UK

When I decided I wanted to study abroad, there was only one choice: London. And no, not (just) because I was hoping to run into Prince Harry. A previous trip when I was 11...

A Night Out with Queens…and a King

The 10th annual Dragalicious Drag Ball’s theme was evolution. This title fits, whether it refers to the evolutionary changes UCR has made to be more than welcoming towards the LGBT community or to the...

Alumni Profile: Azadeh Zohrabi

Azadeh Zohrabi, who graduated from UCR with magna cum laude in 2008 and from Hastings College of Law in 2012, has recently been awarded the Soros Justice Fellowship—a grant which advocates international human rights...

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...

Best Sex Ever

Students huddled into HUB 302 on Feb. 19 for what was not your average academic event. There was a particular question on everyone's minds that they hoped the program would answer: how can I...

Middle Eastern Week 2016

True Life: I’m a Middle Eastern Minority Ever since the inception of the Middle Eastern Student Center (MESC) in 2013, the organization has hosted a plethora of events ranging from panel discussions with distinguished speakers...

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...

Dear Freshman Me

Dear Freshman Nelson, I regret to inform you that your preconception of college going by slowly like high school is a sorely misguided notion. As a super-senior typing this during his last 10 weeks here,...