You can get paid to do that?: Museum curator speaks to students about collection...

While some people joke that a Bachelor of Arts degree is useless, there are number of unique and rewarding careers opportunities available to students after they graduate. As the associate curator at the Art Institute...

Local coffee shops to recharge

When Dunkin Donuts puts cream and sugar in your medium iced butter pecan latte for the third consecutive day (when you clearly asked for skim and Splenda,) you might need a break from the...

Turns out, you don’t know Rhode Island

I have lived in Rhode Island all my life, and one incorrect belief about my home state especially irks me: “There’s nothing to do here.” Sure, this isn’t California or New York. However, there is...

Students combat environmental injustices in Arizona over Spring Break

Photo courtesy of James Masse Within the last decade the popularity of brief community service trips has drastically increased through the social model of the “Alternative Spring Break.” This year, the University of Rhode Island...

Retrospective: Adjustments, miscommunication behind women’s hockey missing nationals

The University of Rhode Island women’s ice hockey team (21-7-1) wanted to go down a new path for their 2014-15 campaign, but it included losing their star goaltender, a couple other teammates, fluctuation in...

Notorious campus talk show host spreads laughs

At the University of Rhode Island, in the depths of Chaffee Hall, there is a TV studio; one many students may not even know exists. But that TV studio holds a lot of creativity...

Rhody resolutions still holding strong

It is that time of year again, Rams! We are a little over a week into the new semester, and, believe it or not, almost finished with the month of January. This is usually...

Q&A with Enrollment Services Director, Dr. Carnell Jones

Q: What does your job entail? A: “As director of Enrollment Services, I supervise the following areas, financial aid, records of registration… billing and collections.”   Q: What is your favorite thing about URI? A: “Working with students....

Meet a Muslim and spread awareness

The University of Rhode Island Muslim Student Association (MSA) decided to present an Islamic Awareness Week in order to fight the ignorance and preconceived notions people on campus may have about the religion. “Our...

Feed a friend at Rhody Outpost

Photo by Kayla Michaud |CIGAR| St. Augustine’s Episcopal Center, located on Lower College Road, is in partnership with the University of Rhode Island to help acknowledge and improve food insecurity on campus. Food insecurity doesn't...

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