Students at the University of Rhode Island are going to great lengths to give back to children overseas. Karie Orendorff, lecturer in kinesiology at the university, started the program, “Teaching in Tanzania,” three summers ago. The students go over to Africa and work at the Maasai Joy Childrens Center....
In an internet security breach at the University of Rhode Island this August an unknown party, that was neither a university student nor employee, found out the passwords to the uri.edu email accounts of around 3,000 students. An overwhelming majority of the email accounts affected, 97 percent, belong to...
The path to the NBA is a year-round showcase filled with wonder and awe for one-and-done players at schools like Kentucky or Duke, with the discussion of draft order and NBA comparisons beginning the moment the letter of intent is signed. They come, they play, they dazzle and they...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=7&v=eXfWhznkyy0 Junior at the University of Rhode Island, Elizabeth Miceli, released her first novel on Oct. 6. The novel touches on different topics such as sexuality, drug use, and mental health issues. Miceli said that after the four year long process, she just wants to make a difference through her...
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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 first win of the season, but also snap the Bears’ four-game winning streak. So far this...
Here’s a few random things that I generally have a lot of appreciation for: actress Emily Blunt, actor Justin Theroux, and thrillers released in the month of October based off novels that have the word “Girl” in their title. At the intersection of all these lies “The Girl On...
On Saturday, Feb. 28, the University of Rhode Island College of Business hosted its second annual Spring Career Day, an event that brought current students and recent alumni together to discuss careers, networking and college majors. The event began at 10 a.m. with opening remarks by Dean Kathryn Jervis, followed...
  Last year, I finally gave in to something I’d been putting off for years: watching the beloved BBC Sci-Fi series Doctor Who. When I eventually finished that November, the show’s eighth season, which was the first starring Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi, was wrapping up. This meant that, apart from the...
In heartbreaking fashion, the Rams dropped their second home game of the year to the Davidson Wildcats in the final seconds, 60-59, and fell to 11-4 in the Atlantic 10 Conference, locking them in a four-way tie for first place. The Davidson win tied the Wildcats with Rhode Island at...

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