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University of Rhode Island alumnus and magician Mat Franco brought magic into the lives of quarantined URI students during a livestreamed show Thursday night. The Student Entertainment Committee organized the “America’s Got Talent” winner’s performance, which occurred on April 23 at 8 p.m. 
The world of virtual reality allows students to leave school pressures behind in the URI scholarly technology lab. Photo by Siobhan Richards.  The University of Rhode Island scholarly technology labs is hosting a virtual reality (VR) party in an effort to give students a...
“The Call of the Wild,”  the latest adaptation of the classic Jack London novel, is inconsistent with its tone and only truly works at the very end.  The film follows Buck the dog, who goes on an adventure after he is dognapped by two...
Professor Howard Ginsberg of the URI Horticulture program. Photo by James Singer. With concerns raised more recently over the decline of the bee population worldwide, much attention has been placed towards scientists that study the commonly-known pollinator.  Dr. Howard Ginsberg, a...
Dr. Sunshine Menezes of the Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting. Photo by Autumn Walter.  Dr. Sunshine Menezes has a lot of interests.  Thankfully, she has found a place at the Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting that incorporates...
Political Science Professor Brendan “Skip” Mark lectures on the book that changed his life. Photo by Nicole Wagner.  One book on human rights changed Brendan Mark’s life.  The book, entitled “Human Rights and Structural Adjustment,” convinced the now-professor of political science...
The band “Hope”, made up of URI students. Photo by James McIntosh. The new five-man band Hope brings their mixture of melodic and post-hardcore rock music to the University of Rhode Island, where most students have never heard their style before.  
 “Sonic the Hedgehog” ran into theaters on February 14, 2020. Photo from Forbes.com The live action film adaptation of the video game“Sonic The Hedgehog” is only slightly enjoyable due to the comedic performance of Jim Carrey as Dr. Robotnik, who thrives in an otherwise...
Suicide prevention on college campuses is a topic that is of growing importance at the University of Rhode Island.  According to the Rhode Island Department of Health, suicide is the second leading cause of death for Rhode Islanders in the age bracket 15 to...
The URI Media Equipment Center, located in Ranger Hall provides students with production equipment they may need for courses and projects. Photo by James Singer.  The University of Rhode Island’s Media Equipment Center (MEC), located in Ranger Hall, is a hub designed to offer...