A few “Rhode” trips for your afternoon

The beautiful state of Rhode Island has a lot to offer, with only a short drive to all of these fun locations. Whether you are planning a date with a significant other, or just...

Graduate student wins prize for poetry book

Graduate student Charles Kell wrote and published a poetry book titled, “Cage of Lit Glass,” that was awarded the Autumn House Press Poetry Prize. Kell is an English major and part-time writing and rhetoric...

Lions, tigers, bears- Oh, what a class!

Photo by Gabriela Jeronimo | A zookeeper feeds an elephant at the Roger Williams Zoo. For the first time at the University of Rhode Island, a zoo management class is available to any animal science...

University welcomes new director of Jewish student life

Photo courtesy of Hillel. The University of Rhode Island’s Hillel Center welcomed their new Jewish Student Life director Michael Schreiber on Nov. 12 right in time to begin planning for holiday celebrations. This time of...

Finding an internship, landing that job

Photo by Sarah Vinci | The Career Center features team members that specialize in different fields. In addition to balancing school work, social life and sleep, students at the University of Rhode Island also...

Tour guides raise money to buy gifts for family this holiday season

This holiday season, the University of Rhode Island tour guide team is giving back by adopting a family through the Children’s Friend and Family Services organization. The team is fundraising money which they will...

Women in STEM leading the way

Photo courtesy of the Society of Women Engineers. Careers in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) field, are becoming much more popular amongst modern day women pursuing higher education. The University of Rhode Island has...

Talent development alumna forms nonprofit to help disadvantaged men

Former University of Rhode Island Talent Development alumna, Rhonda Price, started a nonprofit called Man Up, Inc. where she helps men of color and men from disadvantaged backgrounds find their place in the workforce....

Gym encourages mental and physical wellness

The Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness Center at the University of Rhode Island has offered a program titled “Writing for Wellness” for two years now. The program is open to all students and aims...

Shop your way into the winter season

The University of Rhode Island’s annual Holiday Mini Mall will return to the Memorial Union ballroom on Dec. 5 and 6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For 46 years, the Holiday Mini Mall has...

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