Police Beat 2/8 to 2/14

On Wednesday, Feb. 8 5:55 p.m. a motor vehicle stop on Complex Road led to the arrest of a 19-year-old on charges of disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, willful trespass, and disobedience to stop sign.   9:40...

Class uses Twitter to opt out of exam

With the end of the semester fast approaching, most students would do anything to avoid the onslaught of final exams looming over their heads. Students in Dr. Angela Slitt’s Toxic or Not class may...

Student Senate report: 4/20

  The University of Rhode Island’s Student Senate began their meeting by voting for a grant for this year’s Hempfest. The Students for a Sensible Drug Policy requested a total of $8,000 for their 15th...

Early voters, college students lead the election

In the 2016 presidential election, it is estimated that more than a third of all votes may have been cast prior to Election Day, according to statistician Nate Silver’s website FiveThirtyEight. Early voting is generally...

Police Beat 4/6 to 4/10

  On Wednesday, April 6, at 9:35 p.m., a motor vehicle stop led to the arrest of Tre Williams, 21, for driving with a suspended or revoked license. On Friday, April 8, at 1:03 a.m., university...

Police beat 10/27 to 11/1

  On Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 8:43 p.m., a report was filed for a drug offense in Ellery Residence Hall on Complex Road. On Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 9:07 p.m., a report was filed for a...

Local authorities increase enforcement in Narragansett resident neighborhoods

University of Rhode Island students living off-campus in Narragansett this academic year can expect some changes in response to a May 3 party in popular student neighborhood, Eastward Look, that will force the town...

Student Senate reviews its stipends internally

  The Student Senate's Student Organization Advisory Review Committee, or SOARC,  decided in the fall 2015 semester to do a review on positions from all student organizations that receive a stipend on campus. These meetings...

Student Senate 9/19/18

In the University of Rhode Island’s Student Senate meeting last night, the committees discussed various advancements. President Adriana Wilding encouraged senators in the meeting to reach out to people to run for Senate, as...

A Conversation with President Dooley

  University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley held an open forum to address new faculty members and the priorities of the university moving forward last Thursday. The university is also in the process of...

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