Review: ‘Avenue Q’ brings unique brand of humor to URI

I remember when I was a boy of 11, my parents were in a cabaret and they performed songs from numerous musicals to varying degrees of success. It was around this time they introduced...

URI hosts New England Italian Contemporary Film Festival

The University of Rhode Island’s Italian studies program hosted the fourth and final film screening for this year’s New England Italian Contemporary Film Festival this past Tuesday. “Thank you for coming to the fourth and...

Music student spotlight: Taylor Allen

For many students classes are hard enough to handle on their own. Taylor Allen, a senior orchestral saxophone performance major, masterfully handles the requirements of school while maintaining work with a landscaping business and,...

Rhody Rhapsodies: A new platform for URI singers

A recently formed group is giving student singers a new outlet for their talent. Rhody Rhapsodies, originally formed last semester under a different name, performs contemporary music and develops arrangements themselves. The club is managed...

Alumni Wind Ensemble makes plans for September concert

The Music department alumni are set to perform on campus this month as part of a wind instrument concert ensemble. The Alumni Wind Ensemble will perform the first of their three annual concerts at 3...

Exhibit showcases the earlier form of American sculpture

"Momento Mori: Colonial American Lives in Stone" provides the University of Rhode Island community members with an in-depth understanding of a historic art form that can be easily overlooked. The special exhibition was curated...

The Dear Hunter plays free show in Pawtucket

  Progressive rock band, The Dear Hunter, played a free show alongside fellow Providence-based bands last Thursday night at The Met in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. Progressive pop band, Bored with Four, opened the show. Bored...

Students showcase skills in saxophone performance

The University of Rhode Island’s Music Department held a Saxophone Studio Recital on Wednesday Nov. 15, which was coordinated by Jonathan Amon and William Jones. During this recital, URI saxophone students played solo and...

Student film coming soon: Days in Delhi

University of Rhode Island sophomore Shawn Antoine II is set to release his new, eye-opening documentary, “Days in Delhi,” this coming Monday, April 25. Antoine, an Economics and Public Relations double major, is a...

Hillel hosts Israeli film night

The Norman M. Fain Hillel Center held an Israeli Movie Night with a showing of “Beneath The Helmet” last Monday, Nov. 23. “Beneath The Helmet” is a documentary that tells a coming-of-age story focused...

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