Local groups play on-campus Hope Rocks benefit

A sorority at the University of Rhode Island hosted a concert this week to benefit a philanthropic health care organization. On-campus women’s pharmacy organization Lambda Kappa Sigma sponsored the Hope Rocks Benefit Concert. All proceeds...

Bridge art at FAC main gallery

A local artist who has painted the same views for over 30 years has brought her work to the University of Rhode Island in an exhibit at the Fine Arts Center. Ida Schmulowitz has been...

Band Profile: The Cranks

The Cranks are an indie rock trio from Dunstable, Massachusetts, and have gained a reputation throughout New England as a popular performing act. The band’s drummer, Connor Gowland is a University of Rhode Island sophomore...

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,...

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...

Local bands battle for pennies at charity concert

A Battle of the Bands concert on Friday night raised $671.70 for a local homeless shelter. The concert at Edwards Auditorium was sponsored by Strike A Chord, URI Musicians Guild and the Kappa Delta sorority,...

URI professor’s provoking film given campus screening

A University of Rhode Island professor, who usually shoots his films in single takes, has screened his most recent work for the college community. Ashish Chadha, URI film media professor from India, was present at...

Organization brings ‘Family Feud’ to URI

Student groups faced off against each other in a University of Rhode Island version of the gameshow “Family Fued” on Tuesday night. The event took place in the Memorial Union ballroom and was hosted by...

Review: Hunter Hayes tattoos Ryan Center with show

Country musician Hunter Hayes performed an energetic, two-hour set at the Thomas M. Ryan Center this Saturday for the latest stop on his Tattoo (Your Name) Tour. Hayes displayed his multiple musical abilities, hopping behind...

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...

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