Public relations UnClassroom experience helps publicize theater

In an effort to improve a problem on campus while gaining real life experience, a public relations class spent this past semester working to improve public relations efforts for the University of Rhode Island theatre...

URI College Democrats work to protect immigrants

The Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Obama administration era policy known as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) has pushed immigration back into the forefront of political discourse. In result, The University...

Student Senate 10/3

The University of Rhode Island’s Student Senate meeting this week was brief, with little debate. The bill outlining changes to the constitution and bylaws of URI’s Student Senate was passed with no debate. After...

How unemployable is your degree?

Every few years, Forbes Magazine releases a dream-crushing list that numerically outlines which 20-somethings are most likely to end up moving back to their parents’ basements after their college graduation. Forbes’ “The 10 Worst College...

Students lose rights to patents when “helped” by URI

At the University of Rhode Island the department of computer, electrical and biomedical engineering is home to inventive undergraduate and graduate students who are capable of making patentable creations with the help of the...

Campus police discuss using body cams

The state of Rhode Island and the University of Rhode Island are discussing the possibility of providing university and community police with body cameras. According to new URI Police Major Michael Jagoda, there is...

Trans author offers perspective on LGBTQ

On Friday, Feb. 13, Janet Mock, New York Times bestselling author and transgender women’s advocate, spoke about what she sees as concerning LGBT issues as well as current events surrounding LGBT people in the...

Voters approve Question 4

“Oh that’s great news, I voted for 4!” Yelena Randall, an ocean engineering major at the University of Rhode Island, said. On Tuesday, Rhode Island voters approved Question 4 on the general election ballot allotting...

Two arrested in campus Red Sox celebrations

This past Sunday, Oct. 28, the University of Rhode Island student body celebrated as the Boston Red Sox defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in five games to win the World Series. According to URI...

URI to hold 15th annual Hempfest this weekend

The University of Rhode Island chapter of Students for a Sensible Drug Policy, in partnership with WRIU 90.3 FM, will hold their 15th annual Hempfest music festival on April 26. The festival will take place on...

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