University of Rhode Island students silently laid on Lower College Road to protest the grand jury’s lack of indictment for Officer Darren Wilson’s killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Last night at 11:30 p.m., student organization leaders and other students gathered on the Quadrangle for four and a half...
Five Tibetan monks from Gaden Shartse Dokhang Monastery performed a chant and held a discussion on Monday evening in the Lippett Hall auditorium. At the beginning of the event, the Gaden Mastery, one of the three most renowned monasteries of Tibet, wore yellow and maroon colored robes and sat in...
After spending the last two years as the leader of the University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team, shooting guard Xavier Munford was selected in the third round of the NBA Developmental League’s 2014 Draft. With this news, it is needless to say that I am extremely happy for Munford....
The University of Rhode Island men’s basketball team fell to Providence College for the fifth consecutive year on Wednesday night, 68-60, despite sophomore E.C. Matthews’ 27 points. “The outcome was disappointing,” URI head coach Dan Hurley said.  “I was proud of the way our young guys fought for us in...
Club sports are a great way to get involved in college. Many state schools offer a wide variety of club sports. For example, the University of Florida offers almost 50 different club sports, Pennsylvania State University offers around 80, but the University of Rhode Island offers less than 20....
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Conveniently within walking distance, the students of the University of Rhode Island have two options when it comes to premium medical care facilities. The more commonly known Health Services located in the Potter building, and the newer service being Family Doctor Plus: Urgent Care located in the Emporium at...

Letter to the Editor

"URI: POVERTY LEVEL WAGES PAID ADJUNCT FACULTY " Authors: Edward S. Inman III, Michael Araujo and Dorothy F. Donnelly A recent news article entitled “”5 chiefs paid more than $1M, study finds,” (Providence Journal, 7/18/2016) questions the validity of the huge salaries being paid to presidents of public institutions of higher...
The University of Rhode Island Dining Services launched its first mobile application to assist in student time management and convenience on the go. “We wanted students to be able to manage time more effectively,” said Shaun Kavanagh, senior information technologist for Dining Services. “You’re not always in front of your laptop to check the menus, so this is convenient.” Kavanagh helped to...
International students at the University of Rhode Island are feeling the effects of President Donald Trump’s executive order that prevents citizens of seven countries from entering the United States. A graduate student at URI from Iran, who asked to remain anonymous, planned to go visit her family overseas in...