Ramettes prepare for upcoming season

The Ramettes, the official dance team of the University of Rhode Island’s Athletic Department, offer their spirit and entertainment at the men’s and women’s basketball games each season. Lia Moceri, a senior biological sciences major,...

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...

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...

Altering music after it is released; innovative or insincere?

  Hip-hop artist Kanye West has been known to push the boundaries of hip hop and popular music for most of his musical career. Love him or hate him, West is a well-known, creative and...

‘Measure for Measure’

A discussion with ‘Isabella’ and ‘the Duke’ Photo courtesy of the URI theatre department As the University of Rhode Island’s Theatre production of “Measure for Measure” continues on its hard-working path to the stage, the Cigar...

URI TV broadcasts student work, makes future plans

The University of Rhode Island’s student-run television network is planning a relaunch for later this school year. URI TV Network is available on channel 85 on the campus cable system and currently broadcasts a small...

Have you met Josh?

Actor and writer Josh Radnor came to The University of Rhode Island on December 3 to discuss his views on life and reality to the students, giving them a new perspective on getting older. Known...

Vinyl lovers rejoyce: World celebrates Record Store Day

Vinyl lovers from all over the world celebrated Record Store Day this Saturday by turning out to support their local record stores.   Record Store Day is a semi-corporate holiday in April that originated back...

RKO Army details “Rocky Horror” performance

This Friday will mark the third straight year the RKO Army will be performing “Rocky Horror Picture Show” at the University of Rhode Island on Halloween. Overall, this will be the ninth time the Rhode...

Robbie’s Reel: ‘Ready Player One’

Back when Steven Spielberg, arguably the most famous and noteworthy filmmaker in history, announced that his next project would be an adaptation of Ernest Cline’s bestselling young adult novel “Ready Player One,” I was...

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