Bernie Sanders brings out socialism on campus

The University of Rhode Island Democrats Club brought a group of students to Boston last weekend to see presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders address his largest crowd yet. A growing number of democrats support Sanders...

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...

Student led exit polls went well…

I had never heard of exit polls until my senior year of high school when I took Advanced Placement Government. Back then, I had a loose understanding of them and their importance. Now, I...

Spooner’s Take: URI looks to overcome recent struggles against Brown

This Saturday, the University of Rhode Island will welcome longtime rival Brown University to Meade Stadium for the 99th annual Governor’s Cup football game. In doing so, they hope to not only earn their...

College is worth it afterall

  I'm officially three-plus years into my college career, so it's a little too late to quit now. Not that I would just to be clear, but I'd be lying if I said that it never...

Letter from the Editor: Momentum matters

For the past four years, the fabric of my college experience has been interwoven with the momentum of the Good 5 Cent Cigar. Every semester when I built my schedule I knew I needed...

A Foodie’s first taste: Krazy Fusion Cafe

The Kingston Emporium, just on the edge of the University of Rhode Island’s campus, has a new offering in its lineup of quick service and casual dining: the Krazy Fusion Cafe. On first glance, the...

Student instruction for absentee ballots

  Feb. 1 brought the Iowa caucuses, which for those who do not know, is a meeting of a legislative body to select their party’s candidates for presidency. It begins the run of presidential primaries,...

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....