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The University of Rhode Island’s Modern and Classical Languages and Literatures programs’ tutoring services have undergone major changes in the past year. These language programs were online last semester, and their new system introduced this semester, called SimplyBook.me, has revamped how the language programs work online. This system has become a...
URI students got the chance to gear up in Hazmat suits and learn about chemical and fire safety in GEO 587. Photos by James McIntosh. During this Monday’s GEO 587: Environmental Hazards, Risks, Response and Safety class, students learned how to put out different fires and scope the ground for...
It’s an ugly truth, but it’s the truth’ Frank Leon Roberts, an NYU professor and BLM activist, spoke to URI students this week. Photo from roddenberryfoundation.org. Frank Leon Roberts, the New York University professor who developed the “Black Lives Matter Curriculum,” talked to students from the University of Rhode Island at...
The University of Rhode Island’s Student Senate will be implementing a program next year to distribute free menstrual products on campus. Michael Bentley, Student Senate’s Campus Affairs Chair, organized the program to get these free menstrual products. Former Senator Tim Berard first pitched the idea at a Student Senate meeting last...
The Tomaquag Museum, currently in Exeter, will soon have a new home in Kingston. Photo from rimonthly.com. The Tomaquag Museum, which commemorates and celebrates the history of indigenous people in Rhode Island, recently announced that it will be moving to Kingston. Currently located in Exeter, the museum will break ground in...
URI will soon have a graduate-level data science certificate program. Photo from pexels.com The University of Rhode Island recently announced a new graduate-level program in data science starting this summer, as one of the first newly developed online-only programs offered at the University.  URI began putting resources into new online certificates...
The URI Corner Store is the primary on-campus convenience store. Photo by Greg Clark. Following a survey conducted this past semester, the University of Rhode Island’s Corner Store, located inside Hope Commons, has increased its stock of fresh fruits, vegetables and bread, among other pantry items. These changes came with an...
Black Lives Matter Rhode Island (BLM RI), a local organization focused on racial justice and equity, has recently focused their efforts on making changes in the worlds of education and prison reform. Last Thursday, BLM RI held a roundtable discussion in conjunction with the University of Rhode Island to discuss...
The Narragansett Town Council met on Monday to further debate the ordinance limiting 3 college renters to a house. Photo from patch.com.  The Narragansett town ordinance limiting student housing to three students per property faces an uncertain future after a town council meeting this past Monday. Through the two-hour period allocated...
Daniel Roxbury, assistant professor of chemical engineering at URI, demonstrates his infection-detecting bandage. Photo by Ethan Pellegrino.   University of Rhode Island assistant professor of chemical engineering Daniel Roxbury has recently made an innovation that could change the medical world as we know it. His innovation, a bandage that can detect infections...
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