Ethics Column: Letters of Recommendation

The Ethics Column Is Back! Our purpose is to raise dilemmas of concern to students, faculty and administration and invite response. Our goal is to offer encouragement and support for members of the community to enhance...

What living the Greek Life taught me

If you asked my high school self if I would join a sorority in college, my answer would be, “No way in hell.” I’m not a typical “sorority girl” in any sense of the word....

Letter to the editor: Slow Down URI

Researchers in Dr. Kathleen Melanson’s Energy Balance Laboratory at the University of Rhode Island study a crucial area of research that examines eating rate and healthy dietary habits. Currently over 60 percent of the US...

From a commuters perspective

It was easy to take for granted living on campus. I was a 15 minute walk away from everything, I had groups of friends right down the hall and I could wake up 20...

Cigar’s guide to RI: Making weekends more interesting

  Campus life can get pretty dull, so if you plan to make it through college and avoid boredom, you need to find things to do off-campus as well. Rhode Island may be the smallest state...