URI prepares for annual Ocean State Writing Conference

The University of Rhode Island English department will be hosting their annual Ocean State Writing Conference Thursday, Oct. 26 through Saturday, Oct. 28. The three-day conference was traditionally held during the summer but has...

URI Foundation names new executive president

On Oct. 31, the University of Rhode Island Foundation elected Lorne Adrain as its executive board chair. You may have heard of him from his recent candidacy for mayor of Providence, but did you...

Campus community celebrates Nowruz

After concerns over Trump's travel ban, students bring Persian New Year Festivities to URI On Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. the University of Rhode Island’s Persian Cultural Society hosted Nowruz, a celebration of the...

Student Senate Report 4/25

In the final meeting of the academic year, Student Senate passed the Campus Affairs Chair, Kelly Watka’s bill to hold a public student forum regarding the University’s parking issues. The resolution demands “that the...

Men’s basketball assistant coach arrested at Migos concert

University of Rhode Island men’s basketball assistant coach Tyron Boswell, 37, has been placed on administrative leave by the University after his arrest on Thursday, Sept. 14, at the Ryan Center. Boswell was attending a...

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...

New engineering complex to be completed by fall 2019

Photo by Harry Schlenger | The new engineering complex will be home to four of the five engineering disciplines including chemical, industrial, electrical, and mechanical engineering. Engineering students at the University of Rhode...

International scholar brings ‘brain machine’ talk to URI

  Last night Dr. Ulrich G. Hoffmann, a professor from the University Medical Center Freiburg Clinic for Neurosurgery in Germany, visited the University of Rhode Island to give a lecture on brain-machine interfacing technology. He...

Daily Grind disappears, Ram’s Den refurbished, Ram Escape revamped

Dining services has made a few changes outside of the dining halls. The Daily Grind, Ram’s Den and Rams Escape will all see updates this semester. The Daily Grind, a staple in the 24-hour room...

Police Beat: 10/19-10/25

  On Monday, Oct. 19 at 10:32 p.m., a report was filed for a drug offense in Coddington Residence Hall on Complex Road. On Monday, Oct. 19 at 11:03 p.m., a report was filed for...

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