Fencing club creates unique community

  Newton’s third law can relate to more than just science, and URI’s fencing club is a prime example of equal and opposite reactions. The law, “Every action has an equal and opposite reaction,” applies...

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...

Meet the face behind Total Image hair salon

If you are looking for a salon open year-round from Monday through Friday with an enthusiastic, passionate and credible hair stylist, then make your next appointment at Total Image Hair Salon. The owner, Brenda...

New professor uses TV background in the classroom

A new professor at the University of Rhode Island is uniting his real world experience working with popular TV shows with classroom learning. Justin Wyatt, an assistant professor of the Harrington School, began his first...

Senior selected to run across country

  To fight back against cancer affecting young adults, a student from the University of Rhode Island is slated to run across the United States after graduating in the spring. Sarah Smith, a senior biological science...

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...

Inside the mailroom

The University of Rhode Island’s mailroom, located in the basement of the Memorial Union, is a workplace for some students, a source of frustration for others and a place of mystery for many. But...

Honka takes long, self-motivated road to URI

Nobody showed up on his doorstep in search of the next collegiate star athlete.  He didn’t get the recruitment letters in the mail.  He wasn’t in constant contact with American coaches since he was...

Graduating seniors: What is the class of ‘15 doing?

In a little over a month, close to 1,900 University of Rhode Island undergraduate students will receive degrees, officially earning the title of college graduate. As May 17 leers closer, URI students will have...

Employee sees more than a job at URI

Entering Rhody Market on a weekday morning can be a bit of a challenge. Between the long line of students awaiting their caffeinated drinks and the sweet treats greeting customers at the door in...

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