LGBTQ Center welcomes third annual coming out week

From October 6 to 10, the University of Rhode Island’s LGBTQ Center will be hosting its third annual Coming Out week, a five-day long event honoring students’ and faculty’s decision to “come out” as...

Rainvilles honor campus leaders

The A. Robert Rainville Leadership Awards recognized three students and one student organization for their exemplary work as leaders while maintaining a good academic record this past Tuesday in the Memorial Union. The categories...

First forensic science seminar series highlights FBI bomb expert

The University of Rhode Island’s forensic science seminar series went off with a bang last Friday when FBI bomb expert, Kirk Yeager spoke on explosives.  After earning a PhD from Cornell University in organic...

Men’s crew team: Rowing indoors for workouts and funds

For three days - a total of 51.5 hours on the two machines - the 23 boys and two girls of the University of Rhode Island’s Men’s Rowing Team rowed in the Memorial Union...

WATCH: Cigar Newscast 10/27/16

Madelynn Schulte, Marissa Tansino, and Jessica Pace bring you this week's headlines.

Police Beat 9/1 – 9/10

Photo by Anna Meassick Sunday, Sept. 2 At 9:18 p.m., an arrest was made following a motor vehicle stop at 18 Fraternity Circle. The suspect was charged with driving after denial, suspension, or revocation of license....

Student Senate report: 4/27

  The University of Rhode Island’s Student Senate began their meeting with John Sears, Assistant Vice President of Student Affairs and Director of Housing and Residential Life. Sears talked briefly about Housing and Residential Life’s...

Police Beat, Jan. 31 – Feb. 4

Photo by Anna Meassick | CIGAR   Jan. 31, 2018 12:42 p.m. police responded to a smell of gas in Morrill Hall on Lower College Road. It may have been caused by a possible sewer problem, but...

URI responds to U.S. News ranking

The University of Rhode Island ranked 160 out of 201 schools on U.S. News & World Report's annual National University Rankings list, this year. Ivy League universities like Princeton and Harvard held the top spots...

Owner of Ronzio Pizza addresses rumors of leaving

  Despite rumors of Ronzio Pizza leaving the Memorial Union having spread around campus recently, the owner has no plans to close his doors. “I don’t know where they’re hearing it from actually,” Cosmo Gentile, owner...

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