Artist Spotlight: Andrew Gribbin

Andrew Gribbin, University of Rhode Island senior vocal performance major from Coventry, Rhode Island, plans for a bright future in the world of music after graduating this coming fall. Gribbin explained how he has always...

URI Theatre Preview: ‘As You Like It’

The University of Rhode Island’s Fine Arts Center will present William Shakespeare’s “As You Like It”. “As You Like It” was first published in Shakespeare’s First Folio in 1623. It is a pastoral comedy that...

OUT LOUD Theatre preview: ‘Rhinoceros’

Coming to Providence this April, OUT LOUD Theatre presents Eugene Ionesco’s “Rhinoceros”. OUT LOUD Theatre, which is co-founded by University of Rhode Island alums Marc Tiberiis II and Kira Hawkridge, has made collaboration a...

Elderly gives advice on love

Over the past decade, young adults have come under the assumption that long-term marriage is a tradition of the past, but Dr. Karl A. Pillemer has made it his endeavor to prove otherwise. Pillemer, just...

URI’s Strike a Chord presents: Healing Tones for Hasbro

University of Rhode Island’s Memorial Union Ballroom will host this year’s Strike a Chord Benefit concert on April 10. Established at Chariho High School and continued at the URI, Strike a Chord has been...

URI Alum takes fast track to HBO success

University of Rhode Island graduate, Matt DiGennaro has broken into the film industry by taking any and every opportunity whenever they have presented themselves. Despite graduating from URI in 2013, DiGennaro has already worked on...

Band Spotlight: He Heard Footsteps

The instrumental post-rock band out of Kingston, He Heard Footsteps, is on its way to releasing an EP, announcing a tour and overall success. Alex Barnhart, URI Music Composition major and guitarist, explained how he...

URI’s Women’s Center screens ‘Miss Representation’

This past Tuesday for Gender Empowerment Week at the University of Rhode Island, Lindsey Costa, Graduate Assistant at the Women’s Center worked to help foster this week’s theme by screening ‘Miss Representation’. A film...

URI Alum Tells His Journey to Becoming CBS Local Senior Vice President

“Who the hell is Mada Reneiw?” This was the question that projected on the white screen while the auditorium-sized room in White Hall filled with students to listen to a guest speaker. Mada Reneiw is...

Kayleen Wright and URI’s hidden music niche

Campus; an underground music community. The University of Rhode Island has a student body filled with all sorts of talents. These skill sets range from throwing a football and hula hooping on the quad, to...

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