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...

Letter to the Editor: Cutting the Costs of College Textbooks

This past summer, I met a mom in southern Rhode Island. She was dressed for work, and her kids were about the same age as my son, Tommy. We started talking. She told me...

A Foodie’s first taste: I-Slice

Everyone knows it, and at this point, it goes without saying: college students love pizza. So, I wanted to finally find out just how good the pizza is right at the top of campus...

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....

Piqued by parking precepts

As I begin my third semester here I can’t help but to reflect on the various travesties that come with parking here at the University. As someone who makes a 40 minute drive to...

Election year in RI: Why URI students should pay attention and cast a vote

School may be in session, with classes commencing and the Kingston Campus buzzing with new and exciting energy, but there is something very significant looming over campus this upcoming Fall: Local and State Elections. Whatever...

Spooner’s Take: 2001, the Last Great Season for Rams Football

The University of Rhode Island began its football season 13 years ago on August 30, 2001, coming off of a mediocre three-win season, much like the current squad. Little did people know it would...

Veronica Smart the ‘sexpert’: Week Three

We live in a world where you can order Chipotle through a mobile app. So naturally, finding a person to go out with is also that convenient. If you asked me a year ago how...

My search for faith: Catholic Center

  This is the fourth installment of a semester-long series that documents my exploration of faith on the University of Rhode Island campus. The goal is to sit down with every religious community on campus...

Making midterms less messy: study smarter, not harder

Midterms are upon us and many students across campus are having trouble figuring out how best to study for these cumulative, significant and all around gut-wrenching exams. But here at the University of Rhode...