Oscars top contenders breakdown

For true cinephiles, the calendar year doesn’t end until late February. That’s when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honors the best in film from the previous year at the Academy Awards....

Biology/Artist Student

Monica Tynan, a senior biology major and art minor, is incorporating a series of six paintings of insects for her honors project in May. Tynan said her series was originally comprised of 13 paintings...

Diwali Review

  The University of Rhode Island Indian Student Association (ISA) presented Diwali 2015: A Festival of Lights that showcased energetic dances and talent-filled performances this past Saturday. This year marks over a decade of the...

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”...

Hardwell performs for colorfully energetic crowds

Another spectacular performance was held at the University of Rhode Island’s Ryan Center last Thursday night. With the floor seats sold out and kids packed on the balcony, DJ Hardwell was ready to put on a show. Dyro and...

TerrorCon recap

“We are horror” reads the website of TerrorCon, a convention held annually in Providence, Rhode Island. “Terror Con” is Rhode Island's one and only horror and paranormal convention. The convention was held from Feb....

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...

An evening with filmmaker Nitzan Gilady

Every family has problems; whether children find their parents annoying or a divide between various member’s viewpoints. For Israeli Filmmaker, Nitzan Gilady, he filmed and produced a documentary of his family’s experiences to show...

What does it mean to be “Human”?

Photo courtesy of IMDb On Sept. 28th, “Human,” a documentary by filmmaker Yann Arthus-Bertrand was screened in Edwards Auditorium to a crowd of over 100 students, faculty and off-campus visitors. The film, released in 2015,...

Carlotti Art Gallery displays student art

Located on the quad, the Carlotti Administration Building is hidden in plain sight. Even those who have ventured to the offices within were most likely unaware that there is an art gallery located there. However,...

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