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MFA, What Have You Done For Me Lately?

Last month I enrolled in a literary review course led by Tom Lutz, EIC of the Los Angeles Review of Books. I had never written a literary review, but enrolled in the class because I felt it was a valuable skill to have as a writer. 348 more words


Man Arrested For Allegedly Posting Threatening Hoax Online At UC Riverside

RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — A 29-year-old man was in custody Monday for allegedly posting a threatening message online at the University of California, Riverside.

According to campus police, Anton Shirokov, of Riverside, posted a threat on Yik Yak Sunday, which raised concern of a possible shooting spree on campus. 123 more words


This Is Not College

Our years in college are supposed to be trans-formative. The person who we are the day we start our freshman year and the person who we are the day we receive our degree are two different people. 139 more words

National News

Man Fights Off Armed Robber On UC Riverside Campus

RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — In the wake of an attempted armed robbery of a student, UC Riverside officials want to remind students of the free services available on the campus to keep them safe. 242 more words


MFA Challenges

Whew. Y’all I have survived the first two quarters of my MFA Years. I have to make it through Spring quarter and then from mid-June to October I am on one hella long summer break before I begin my second (and likely, final) year. 804 more words


Somebody Handed Me a Microphone...

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A call went out via email for UC Riverside’s first MFA reading in partnership with the Calstate San Bernardino MFA program and a local bookstore. 376 more words


Changing the Face of Medical Education in the U.S.

The United States spends more money on health care than any other country in the world. So how does Costa Rica outperform the United States in every measure of health of its population? 1,184 more words