Erin Brown

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Steve D’Hondt, a professor of oceanography, is working with students in Puerto Rico to study microorganisms on the ocean floor. PHOTO CREDIT: Geologybites.com The University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography (GSO) is constantly at the cutting edge of ocean research. 22 scientists and crew members ventured on the research...
University to begin search process for new Vice President of Student Affairs After almost six years serving as head of student affairs, Kathy Collins has left URI’s community. PHOTO CREDIT: uri.edu After serving nearly six years as the Vice President of Student Affairs, Kathy Collins is leaving the University of Rhode...
Indie rock musicians gather for a night of performances in the Memorial Union hosted by the Musician’s Guild.  PHOTO CREDIT: Erin Brown | Staff Reporter.  The University of Rhode Island’s Musician’s Guild set the Memorial Union on fire at their first concert of the spring semester last Saturday, March 5. The...
The URI film program has been upgraded to a department this semester, but what does that mean? PHOTO CREDIT: Melissa Marchese | Staff Photographer As a part of the Harrington School of Communication and Media’s goal to constantly innovate and improve, the film program was officially promoted from a program...
Camp Cronin hosts a beach clean-up where students volunteer to clean the community beach. PHOTO CREDIT: Erin Brown | Staff Reporter The University of Rhode Island’s location in the Ocean State has created a University-wide focus on ocean conservation and protection.  The Ocean Recovery Community Alliance, also known as ORCA, partnered...
Relish Rhody 2.0 to focus on inequity, infrastructure Dive into the world of agriculture through RI food safety summit. PHOTO CREDIT: Ayla Fox The University of Rhode Island held their sixth annual Rhode Island Food System Summit on Thursday, focusing on food innovation through agriculture and aquaculture operations.  Farmers, fishermen, government officials,...
URI board of trustees renounces honorary degrees.. PHOTO CREDIT: Boston Globe On Jan.  21, the University of Rhode Island announced that the honorary degrees that were granted to Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn and Rudy Giuliani have been revoked by the Board of Trustees, as their actions no longer uphold URI...
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