Somos releases new album, performs in Cambridge

  Somos, a local rock band from Boston, kicked off their second full-length album, “First Day Back”, by having a record release show at the Middle East in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Their supporting acts included Animal Talk,...

Tim Gunn “makes it work” at Edwards Auditorium

“Project Runway” host Tim Gunn discussed his career as an educator and television personality at an event at Edwards Hall on Sunday night. The show, titled “An Evening With Tim Gunn,” was hosted by the...

Earth Day movie picks

Is there a better way to celebrate Earth Day than staying inside to enjoy some movies about the beauty (and sometimes horror) of nature without having to actually go outside? Here are my top...

Band Spotlight: Yohafu

What do you get when you put four friends in a band who are all more than happy to play the music they love and are enjoying the ride while making countless jokes along...

Musicians, celebrities raise money for charities post-election

Since last Tuesday’s election, the shockwave that followed has reached far and wide, and left many people terrified. Marginalized groups fear for themselves and for their friends and families, and people across the nation fear...

9-year-old-star takes URI stage

Promotional photo courtesy of the URI Theatre Department, taken by Randy Osga At just 9-years-old Kate Rocchio will be starring in the role of Jane Banks in the University of Rhode Island Theater Department’s upcoming...

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...

URI discontinues Community Music Program

A music department program that provided music majors with teaching experience by instructing others from around the state was discontinued over the summer. The Community Music Program, which had been offered since 1976, was shut...

URI’s TMD program to present “Designers in Bloom”

The University of Rhode Island’s Department of Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design is ready to present their 12th annual fashion show this Friday, an event showcasing student’s designs and awarding scholarships towards future fashion...

Ballroom Dance Club strives to change perceptions

The Ballroom Dance Club is working towards breaking stereotypes and creating a fun, relaxed atmosphere for all members at the University of Rhode Island. The club is instruction style and designed to teach people...

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