Police Beat 3/7 – 3/20

Photo by Anna Meassick |CIGAR| March 7, 2018 At 5:31 a.m., university police responded to a medical emergency at Eddy Hall. A student was transported to the hospital. At 12:35 p.m., a driver was pulled over after...

Student senate report 2/28

On Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 6:30 p.m., a meeting of the University of Rhode Island Student Senate was called to order. After a reading and approval of the minutes, a public forum was held where Avi...

URI offers local college transfer program

In recent times, higher education has been putting a greater emphasis on collaboration not only between students, but also between universities. Many schools now partner with other universities to share classes, resources and facilities,...

Off-Campus Update: October 8

Narragansett Citing a rise in parking issues, Town Council approved the first reading of an ordinance, Monday, recommending Inez Street, south of Kingstown Road, should become a no parking zone from 10 p.m. through 5...

Cutouts bring awareness to student homeless

On Tuesday, Nov. 18, 20 students as part of an empathy class made 580 cardboard cut-out people to place on the University of Rhode Island’s quadrangle as part of a demonstration to raise awareness...

University hires firm to help evaluate parking, transportation

Students concerned about parking around campus: the University of Rhode Island has heard your woes. Starting this semester, URI will work with a firm to compose a 10-year plan to evaluate parking and transportation services...

The Student Senate Report: February 5, 2015

The University of Rhode Island Student Senate approved recognition and funding for the Talent Development Student Advisory Council last night. The Talent Development Student Advisory Council, also known as TD SAC,  will serve as an...

News You Should Know: 9/28

President Trump took the nation by storm on Friday, calling National Football League players who kneel during the National Anthem “sons of bitches,” and called for owners to fire the players who protested. Trump...

Police beat: 3/29 to 4/4

On Thursday, March 30 At 7:58 p.m., University Police investigated a drug offense in Barlow Residence Hall, on Campus Avenue. At 11:45 p.m., assistance was rendered following a report of suspicious activity at the URI...

Police Beat: 9/6 to 9/13

On Tuesday, Sept. 6 at 10:32 p.m., University Police were notified of suspicious activity near Fraternity Circle and a verbal warning was issued. On Thursday, Sept. 8 at 9:51 p.m., University Police were notified of...

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