URI student finds passion in teaching exercise

The daily routine for one student at the University of Rhode Island may be a little different from the rest, in the least, it’s more active. In the free time Lily von der Lieth, junior,...

CBA student practices peace in Nepal

Sophomore accounting and Chinese double major Cassie Jacob added another stamp to her passport during her volunteer trip to Nepal, over spring break. Jacob previously spent winter break in China, where she improved upon her...

Two-year graduate chosen to inspire class

Weather is getting warmer, final exams are looming around the corner and another class of students is preparing to graduate from the University of Rhode Island. With that comes the announcement of this year’s...

Botanical Gardens offer campus paradise

Located on the north end of campus, the University of Rhode Island’s Botanical Gardens can serve as a getaway for some students. The approximately four and a half acre garden averages about 3,000 visitors per...

Resident advisors share horror stories

If you have lived in a dorm at all during your college career, you probably know both how great and how horrible it can be to live with other students.  For the residence advisors...

Caught Stealing: Softball player aims to become a State Trooper

There is a serious chance that if you steal on freshman softball catcher Bri Castro you will get caught. There is also a serious chance that if she catches you stealing four years from...

Shades of Sunderland Tattoo offers on-campus ink

A foreign exchange student at the University of Rhode Island walked into the Shades of Sunderland Tattoo in the Emporium on Tuesday worried about a possible ear infection.  She had the ear pierced the...

“Designers in Bloom” Student fashion show

The University of Rhode Island’s Department of Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design’s “Spring Splash” is an annual fundraiser and student fashion show, with this year’s theme being “Designers in Bloom”. Students who participate in...

Admissions reveals new brochure for projected students

After months of consideration and planning, the University of Rhode Island Admissions Department unveiled its new informational brochure featuring junior global business management and Italian double major Paul Iturralde as its cover model this...

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...

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