• “Rear Entry Upon Request” is an amusing bumper sticker for an old bus transporting two young drag queens and an older transsexual across the Australian outback, leaving a trail of sequins, broken heels and dance...

  • It was a half hour after four and the sun was battling the clouds for a chance to shine. Five couples stood between the mist and the mountain at Aliso Creek. The hike up was...

  • If you ask any group of students at UC Irvine about a moment that changed their life, there’s no telling what kind of response you’ll get. However, if those students were part of the Olive...

  • ‘Tis the season to eat the best food. As students with complex schedules, we find our diets become simpler, or quite literally boiled down (think top ramen) to nothing. Our priorities are with classes, staying...

  • What: Creamistry Where: 3972 Barranca Parkway Ste D. Irvine, 92606 How Much: $5-7 Hours: Mon-Sat: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Rating: 5/5 Creamistry is Irvine’s fresh and attractive new spot. After only five weeks of opening its doors, the shop can...

  • “Bonjour! Ça va?” Madame Maryse Mijalski says as she greets students walking into HIB 235. The students seat themselves on the available couches and chairs after grabbing slices of pizza. Orangina and macarons, typical French...

  • There is a common saying that everyone knows: like mother, like daughter. Some daughters inherit their mothers’ looks; some inherit their mothers’ keen knack for cooking; for Jordan Bruce, she inherited her mother’s gift of...

  • UC Irvine’s men’s water polo team lost to Long Beach State University 9-6 in a home Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) game on Thursday, Oct. 24.  Seniors Mitch Wise and Bojan Hrtec each scored two...

  • Name a softball team. Okay fine, name a professional women’s volleyball player. Still can’t? How about the last white guy to win an NBA slam dunk contest? It was Blake Griffin by the way, but...

  • A group of over 80 students marched around campus on Monday to protest UC President Janet Napolitano during her visit to Irvine’s campus, but were met with aggression from police during their demonstration. Students marched...