The calm amongst the chaos

As senior year continues to roll through, I encounter more challenges, each more difficult than the other. You’d think that senior year would be a breeze, that the “senioritis” could kick in without a...

G-Spot chronicles: February 19, 2015

Normally once I’m asleep, nothing will wake me up. This includes, but is not limited to, loud music, “turnt” college kids, hurricanes and fireworks. But the people above my room? They are a force...

The Bang for your Buck: Budgeting so you don’t go broke in college

Maybe you’ve just seen the bill for your textbooks this semester and felt your stomach drop. Maybe you just never really had to pay much attention to how much you spent on groceries. Do...

Bias in a nation of immigrants

Earlier this month, during a closed-door meeting with Senators and cabinet officials, President Trump allegedly on multiple occasions referred to Haiti, El Salvador, and nations in Africa as "shitholes." President Trump repeatedly questioned why...

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...

Column: The campus parking lots are a joke

The parking problems here at the University of Rhode Island have been discussed time and time again. Yet here we stand, still with no solution. It seems the only thing people can agree on is...

New Pap smear guides: protection or violation to women?

Women make .77 cents to every dollar men make, they hold less than 20 percent of seats in U.S. Congress and are CEOs of only five percent of the country’s highest revenue-producing companies. To...

Mia’s Kitchen turns into popular choice

If you haven’t been to Mia’s Kitchen yet to try her veggie burger, drop everything and make the long hike up to the emporium. It will be worth it, I promise. Like most of...

Editorial: Entertainment Editor says goodbye

One of the drawbacks of graduating in December is how quickly things sneak up on you. For instance, this issue being my last with The Good 5 Cent Cigar was something I didn’t have...

Column: Bose can make it to the NFL

The last time a University of Rhode Island football player walked across the stage at the NFL Draft, Bill Buckner was still a beloved Boston first baseman and the New England Patriots were fresh...

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