‘Uncle Joey’ jokes around with a full house

The University of Rhode Island’s Student Entertainment Committee brought comedian Dave Coulier, best known for his role as “Uncle Joey” in the 1980’s family sitcom “Full House,” to Edwards Auditorium this past Saturday. Opening up...

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith gives motivational speech

“How bad do you want it?” This was the sentiment that resonated throughout a motivational speech from one of ESPN's leading faces who spoke at the University of Rhode Island. Stephen A. Smith, co-host of...

Mat Franco Talks Magic Career and Coming to URI

Mat Franco, winner of America’s Got Talent season 9, and University of Rhode Island alumni,  is bringing his charismatic and innovative magic act to the Ryan Center this Saturday as part of the school’s...

Ram Band marches into new season

The University of Rhode Island’s Ram Marching Band, comprised of about 130 students, has already begun their rigorous practice towards the 2015 season. This year’s co-drum majors, Leigh Anne Valleley and Katie Hollowell, have high...

Film Review: The Girl On The Train

Here’s a few random things that I generally have a lot of appreciation for: actress Emily Blunt, actor Justin Theroux, and thrillers released in the month of October based off novels that have the...

2 Chainz, others, perform at Field Day festival

The Ryan Center hosted its first Field Day festival on Friday night with headliners Dada Life and 2 Chainz, along with multiple openers. The doors opened at 7:00 p.m. with the electronic music group Decadence....

Prominent media figures share stories in Providence

Social media superstars Jerome Jarre and Casey Neistat share their unique stories Last Friday night, Vine mega-star, Jerome Jarre and filmmaker, Casey Neistat each showcased pieces of their own work while somewhat humorlessly delving deeper...

Rhodimojis: an app that will ‘stick’ around

Three University of Rhode Island seniors spent their summer creating and launching Rhodimojis, a sticker and emoji app featuring designs of all different URI landmarks, organizations and memorabilia. Computer engineering seniors Ken Auguste, Omose Ogala...

Holiday Music: Yay or Nay?

After all the turkey is cleared from the table and the tryptophan has kicked in, it seems like the holiday music just suddenly appears. In stores, television commercials, the dining halls: there seems to...

Student Entertainment Committee screens ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ for Winterfest

Photo by Anna Meassick | Students had the opportunity to play trivia games and win prizes before a showing of Crazy Rich Asians. The Student Entertainment Committee hosted a free screening of “Crazy Rich Asians”...

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