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...

“Avenue Q” puppeteers go no strings attached at dining hall

The cast of URI Theatre’s production of “Avenue Q” visited Hope Commons with their puppets, yesterday afternoon. The actors walked around Mainfare Dining Hall with their puppets, interacting with students and the dining staff. The...

Tibetan monks make URI visit

Five Tibetan monks from Gaden Shartse Dokhang Monastery performed a chant and held a discussion on Monday evening in the Lippett Hall auditorium. At the beginning of the event, the Gaden Mastery, one of the...

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...

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