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Column: A final farewell to the Cigar and URI

Column: A final farewell to the Cigar and URI

I remember walking into the office of The Good 5 Cent Cigar for the very first time my sophomore year, waiting to be assigned my very first story. I was…

Column: Here’s to adulthood and beyond

Column: Here’s to adulthood and beyond

I remember being asked: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” For years, I thought I knew. I would blurt out: “A mommy, a doctor, a teacher…

Sex and the Cigar: STI Fact or Fiction?

According to a study by Laura Koutsky, PhD published in the American Journal of Medicine,  more than half of all people will have an STI at some point in their…

Veg Lifestyle on Campus

I went vegan during my junior year at Westerly High School. I was an athlete at the time and when my friends and coaches found out about my decision to…

Being environmentally friendly is a mindset, not a fad

In the trending age of farmers markets, fair trade products and organic everything, being environmentally friendly can sometimes feel like a fad rather than a mindset. Unfortunately, most fads eventually…

Finding the one (and keeping them) after college

Finding the one (and keeping them) after college

With the college “hookup culture,” it’s hard to establish a real relationship with someone and even harder to keep one. Something I’ve learned time and time again is that college…

Column: A closing of minds

Recently, I came across an article that made me think about how things on the University of Rhode Island campus really are. Heather Mac Donald, a commentator and journalist described…

Butting Heads: MWF classes vs T/TH classes

MWF is the way to go Allie Lewis I’d rather go to class one more day a week than sit in a lecture for an hour and 15 minutes. By…

Sex and the Cigar: Your prostate and you

Women aren’t the only ones with g-spots, behind the pubic bone lies a chestnut sized gland that is sometimes commonly referred to as the ‘male g-spot.’ The prostate is a…

Butting Heads: Which is worse? Freshman vs. Senior year?

Seniors have it much worse There’s nothing great about tests, papers and assignments piling up to the point where you feel like it will never end. But let me tell…

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