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...

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 bring Rocky Horror to Edwards

On Halloween night last week, dozens of students at the University of Rhode Island did the “Time Warp” again. The RKO Army, a shadow cast performance group based in southern Rhode Island, held its annual...

Review: Seth Meyers brings late night laughs to Ryan Center

Comedian Seth Meyers recounted stories of canceled trains and gun tornadoes at his Family Weekend show on Saturday to a highly receptive crowd. The “Late Night” host and former “Saturday Night Live” star performed an...

Mat Franco Talks Magic Career and Coming to URI

Mat Franco, winner of America’s Got Talent season 9, and University of Rhode Island alumni,  is bringing his charismatic and innovative magic act to the Ryan Center this Saturday as part of the school’s...

URI Theatre Preview: All My Sons

The University of Rhode Island’s Fine Arts Center Feb. 19 through March 1, will present Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons,” by the URI Theatre Department . Miller, one of America’s greatest playwrights sets “All My...

Film Review: In a Valley of Violence

What is with the designation of making modern Westerns? Neo-noir is the closest movement similar to this but makes much more sense, there was a lot that happened offscreen in classic noirs that you...

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...

Cormac’s corner: Fast & Furious / Gifted

Fast & Furious “Furious 7” took the world by storm in 2015. Being certified fresh on Rotten Tomatoes and becoming the sixth highest grossing movie of all time is no small feat. The film is...

URI ‘Designers in Bloom’ at this year’s Spring Splash

The University of Rhode Island’s Textile, Fashion Merchandising and Design (TMD) program celebrated its 12th annual Spring Splash Fashion Show last Friday night in Edwards Auditorium, an event complete with 10 different designs, scholarships...

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