Khalid dazzles URI students

Photo by Autumn Walter |CIGAR| Students flocked to Khalid’s concert to hear his hit songs including “Young, Dumb and Broke.” On Wednesday April 11, Khalid captured the attention of thousands of students when he performed...

Alumnus screens award-winning short films

The Harrington School of Communications and Media held a screening and discussion with 2014 alumnus Bob Klein when he returned to the Kingston campus last Wednesday. Since graduating from the University of Rhode Island,...

Netflix aims for 700 original series, movies in 2018

As if they weren’t already sucking up everyone’s free time or dominating competing streaming services, this past Tuesday Netflix announced a major boost of “original” content coming in 2018. Media mogul and Netflix CFO,...

Student comedian talks stand-up

For many students at the University of Rhode Island, just getting up in front a classroom full of peers can be nerve-wracking, nevermind attempting to be funny in a room full of strangers. Viki...

URI Football player debuts film ‘Days in Delhi’ at Multicultural Center

University of Rhode Island sophomore defensive back Shawn Antoine II released his eye-opening documentary, “Days in Delhi,” at the Multicultural Center on Sunday before its official release on Monday. Antoine, an economics and public relations...

Cormac’s Corner: ‘Logan’

The films in the X-Men Series have never held my attention for long. I’ve seen the first, and a few off and on since then (including “The Wolverine”, this director’s and the titular Logan’s...

Album review: ‘You Only Live 2wice’

Freddie Gibbs recently released his third studio album, “You Only Live 2wice,” on March 31, after putting his career on hold after being charged with alleged sexual assault. Gibbs is one of those underground artists...

Band Spotlight: PsychoTropics

Rhode Island’s own PsychoTropics is bringing psychedelic rock to the University of Rhode Island music scene. The band was formerly a four-piece band called Atlantis Electric Company in 2014, until their guitarist moved to California...

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...

‘Barnaby’: The faces we wear in grief

Most people would not expect a film that deals with the experience of losing a loved one to incorporate elements of humor, yet senior film major Brandon La Fleur’s latest film succeeds in just...

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