American Band celebrates 118th season

Photos by Kayla Michaud |CIGAR| The University of Rhode Island was paid a visit by the American Band, a classical concert band of over 60 of the finest musicians and conductors in Southern New England,...

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...

Musician’s Spotlight: Rhodonite Girl

“Choosing to be anonymous is better because it lets people focus more on the music and the person as a connected entity but separate,” said the URI freshman film student and electronic musician. The URI...

How Does the Student Entertainment Committee Bring Big Names to Campus?

Student Entertainment Committee meets Wednesday nights at 7pm to plan for future entertainment at the Ryan Center. Photo by Anna Meassick. The Student Entertainment Committee (SEC) at the University...

Review: Kevin Hart commands Ryan Center at show

Intimidating raccoons, men with no knees and orangutan attacks may sound like the contents of a hallucination, but they were just parts of Kevin Hart’s nearly perfect comedy set at the Thomas M. Ryan...

Roses are red, violets are blue, boy do we have some new music for...

As all of you are out looking for the perfect gift for Valentines Day, don’t forget to check out these new albums that either dropped recently or are coming out this month. “Smoke +...

Cormac’s corner: “The Discovery”

​”The Discovery,” the second feature film by Charlie McDowell opens with a suicide, which, in the world of the film, is not uncommon. Since the scientifically proven discovery of an afterlife, hundreds of thousands...

Documentary film to explore nonviolent resistance movement in Tibet

This evening at 7:30 p.m. in Lippitt Hall Auditorium, join the Office of International Education and the Center for Nonviolence and Peace Studies for What Remains of US: A Documentary Film on Tibet. The documentary,...

Getting student senate recognized, one joke at a time

Photo by Anna Meassick | Senior Nate Meneffee (left) cracks a joke, while Freshman Finlee Burge records the set-up and delivery to be used at open mic night. After attending First Night in September, University...

Summer, 2018 – Sequels, prequels and a remake or two

Photo courtesy of IMDb. There’s no denying that since the beginning of time, classic stories have been remade, repackaged and retold. Nowadays fewer original stories are being created and classic stories are still resonating with...

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