Greek Life isn’t all boat shoes and polos

Greek life is an organization in college that, for the most part, is either hated or loved. Odds are that if you love it, you're in it, and if you hate it, well, I’m...

How to make and stick to a budget

It’s getting to that point in the year where our wallets start to run dry. Sadly, for some, it’s like that year-round. For those who struggle with money to the point where you’re filling...

Butting Heads: Chocolate or Vanilla?

  Chocolate is the champion - Alix Bryant Chocolate is one of the most amazing and versatile foods. It is delicious by itself as a snack, but it can also be paired with fruit, nuts, pretzels,...

No, the field isn’t dying

Being a multi-media journalist in a time of change Photo courtesy of Jessica Pace| CIGAR | Jessica Pace interned with Channel 12 News over the summer of 2017 Life as a student multimedia journalist; where do I...

Butting Heads: Coffee or Tea?

The case for cofee Coffee is my drug. It’s the reason I get up in the morning and the only thing keeping me going throughout each and every day. In high school, I remember first...

Column: The hardest article I’ve ever written

It’s not easy dealing with life after suffering from a mass shooting. I am just one of many Jewish students here at the University of Rhode Island, and the events that occurred this past...

Column: navigating URI as a transfer student

In coming to this university, I was astounded at how little care was given to preparing incoming transfer students for life as a Ram. Now, as my first semester here at the University of...

Making the best at URI

Attending the University of Rhode Island is an experience that cannot be duplicated or described, only lived. “Rhody Rhody Rhody, rams rams rams” is a chant that will be heard during the entirety of your...

Letter to the Editor: The time has come to talk about campus sexual assault

A 2007 campus sexual assault study by the U.S. Department of Justice found that around one in five women are targets of attempted or completed sexual assault while they are college students. That makes them...

Letter to the Editor: URI part-time faculty union delivers petition to President Dooley

On Wednesday October 28, University of Rhode Island Part-Time Faculty Union President Ed Inman was joined by URI part-time faculty members, labor leaders, community activists, and students to present a petition to President Dooley....