Women’s volleyball off to undefeated start

The Univeristy of Rhode Island women’s volleyball team is enjoying its fourth 7-0 start in the last 34 years, and though it is early in the season, it is hard not to get caught...

10 Things That Need To Go

It’s nearly spring break and there is still ton of snow on the ground.  This is the time of year where you’ve probably just about had enough.  So here is my “Top 10” of...

URI rebuild finally coming to fruition

With a 16-6 record, it is safe to say that University of Rhode Island basketball is, once again, a team the school and its fans can be proud of after three straight years of...

Letter from the editor: April 24, 2014

My senior year has been filled with countless fun times, some stress, but most of all, a multitude of learning experiences. Being the Editor-In-Chief of The Cigar this year has undoubtedly helped me to...

Letter to the editor: On the HELIN Library Constortium

Dear Editor, I came across a rather inconvenient situation last week while in search for a text that is mandatory for one of my courses. There was an issue with the shipment of this text;...

How to: keep your skin healthy with natural formulas

Let’s face it (literally). We all have zits, pimples and blemishes that appear when we least want them and disappear only when they’re forgotten. You’ve tried everything from infomercial specials to homeopathic remedies. But...

How I feel voting as a woman in this election

Two weeks ago, I didn’t cast my absentee ballot in favor of Donald Trump. Part of the reason was definitely because he is a man. Go ahead, respond. Tell me that it’s stupid and irresponsible...

Column: It’s time for the Rams to move on from Coach Layton

The University of Rhode Island softball team has played 24 games in 2015. They have won just one of them. It has been mentioned many times over the past couple years that head coach Erin...

Ladies at the gym

I don't have many complaints to make, but I am going to contradict myself right now and complain about what has been going on at the gym on campus lately. Specifically, I want to address...

Albiani’s Rhode Island football notebook

The University of Rhode Island spring football practice is now underway and here are some notable takeaways: First Down:  Mack Lowrie is the clear No.  1, with James Caparell firmly set as the backup quarterback....