Column: Generational gap affects race

  Racism, as an institution and as a social issue, can often seem intractable. Looking to the past for a solution is futile; no society in human history has been able to overcome it. In...

Column: Breaking out of the millennial stereotype

  Millennials are self-centered, addicted to their phones, have a false sense of society, are unaware of the political system and, my favorite, lazy. I’ve heard this my whole life. It usually comes from the direction...

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: On going a little viral

It feels a bit like we broke the Internet this week.  And we didn’t even have to show some skin. Last Thursday afternoon, the texts I was receiving from my staff regarding a feature we...

From England to URI, an American dream

I thought I knew fair amount about American culture. I’ve wasted way too much of my life watching Friends, I regularly hear some great (but sometimes questionable) American music, The Great Gatsby is my...

Column: what Catholic school didn’t teach me about the real world

Up until the beginning of my college career, my days consisted of studying for heavily one-sided religion courses, worrying about whether my plaid, pleated skirt would land me a detention, and getting psyched about...

Democrats: where do we go from here?

On Nov. 8, 2016, millions of Americans gathered around to watch what may be the greatest upset in political history. In a year of unpredictability, it was only fitting that Donald Trump would defy the...

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...

Alternative spring break trip: Great Smoky Mountain

By the time you reach the top of Mount Sterling in the North Carolinian section of the Great Smoky Mountains, you need a few minutes to rest before you’re able to enjoy the sting...

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