Don’t say ‘nope’, Tinder has hope

“We met on the beach, and realized it was freezing, so we ended up going to Starbucks instead. We spent the next two hours talking,” Kate, a University of Rhode Island senior, said. She’s...

Inner space center offers public tours

  During the month of February, the Inner Space Center, located at the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography, is offering two additional public tours of its facilities to fuel interest in deep-sea...

Students building financial credit

  Financial credit is something almost everyone will need at some point in their life and it is fairly easy for college students to build if it is done right. “There’s a little bit of...

Looking at URI from transfer students’ perspectives

  As students progress throughout their college career at the University of Rhode Island, they often find themselves questioning why they chose to attend this school. They have also probably found themselves facing other questions...

Building bridges at URI

  Bridges is a student organization at the University of Rhode Island seeking to make “bridges” between all the clubs and organizations on campus. The organization is a non-hierarchal group, seeking to help unite the...

Career advising

  The general consensus is that people go to college in order to get a job. But for many students, finding and achieving their perfect career is harder than their first chemistry quiz. Jennifer Visinho,...

Professor makes noise with at-home speech therapy

  A biomedical engineering professor at the University of Rhode Island has been an integral part of developing smartwatches for at-home speech therapy to continuously monitor patients. Kunal Mankodiya, assistant professor in the electrical, computer and...

Students creates device for ALS patients

  A wearable eye-tracking device for patients with ALS helped a University of Rhode Island student take first place at the Rhode Island Business Plan competition last Friday. "I knew I did well, but I wasn't...

Rocket Club launches next semester

  Next semester, a rocket club will be added to the long list of clubs the University of Rhode Island offers to cater to the interests of its students. Joseph Jacobs, sophomore mechanical engineer and German...

New restaurant opens, offers rooftop dining

A comfortable and unique restaurant overlooking Narragansett Town Beach, Chair 5 recently opened in The Break Hotel on Ocean Road on June 29. The Break Hotel, which opened on June 19, is a completely new...

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