Hill inspires at D.I.V.E.

The D.I.V.E. (Diversifying Individuals via Education) RI Conference was held on Friday and Saturday, March 27 and 28 in the University of Rhode Island’s Memorial Union. The conference seeks to empower students and educate...

Chamber Ensemble holds riveting performances

  The University of Rhode Island's Department of Music held a concert showcasing the Guitar Ensemble, the Clarinet Choir and the String Quintet last Saturday, Dec. 5. To begin the performance, the first section of...

Thoughts on Chance the Rapper’s historic, independent Grammy win

Chance the Rapper, Chancelor Bennett, not only won an award for New Best Artist last Sunday at the Grammy’s, but also won awards for Best Rap Album and Best Rap Performance. Like other Grammy...

Netflix: binge-dating made easy

It's a Friday night and you have a long list of names that you have romantic interests in. Sure, you could take them out to dinner at Rhody Joes. Maybe if you want to...

“The Walking Dead” takes over TV

  “I’m in a love/hate relationship with The Walking Dead!” This may sound like a typical Tumblr text post exclaiming shock or frustration at an unexpected plot development or recently deceased character, but in recent...

URI sheds light on an unknown part of RI’s past for Black History Month

The exhibition “Invisible Bodies, Disposable Cloth: Slavery in Rhode Island, 1783-1850s” ran in the University of Rhode Island Main Gallery from Jan. 23 to Feb. 17, as part of University of Rhode Island’s commemoration...

Musician’s Spotlight: Ryan Collins

  “I put up my hair in a ponytail, put on some red lipstick, maybe some purple nail polish, take a deep breath and go on stage,” said Ryan Collins, third-year film and English double...

TV on the Radio return with new album, “Seeds”

Indie music seems to be growing in popularity more each day. One of the genre’s veteran acts, TV on the Radio, released its fifth studio album, “Seeds” late last month. The 12-track album is full...

Food trucks: the next step for game vendors

To celebrate the second day of Family Weekend, two food trucks and three food tents made up the University of Rhode Island’s Pre-Game Food Truck Festival on campus this past Saturday. The event, which was...

Dean of Students Office welcomes students back with Casino Night

To welcome students back to the University of Rhode Island, the Office of Dean of Students held a night full of food, games, and fun at Casino Night this past Saturday, September 12. The event...

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