Shark Bar and Grille, a popular restaurant on Thayer Street, allegedly obtained its liquor license by bribing Gordon Fox, former Rhode Island Speaker of the House for the General Assembly.

Shark Bar and Grille retains operating licenses for now

By April 2, 2015

A Superior Court decision Monday granted Shark Bar and Grille temporary receivership status, which allows the Thayer Street business to keep its liquor license for now.

Heading University, Paxson navigates alumni interests

By April 2, 2015

Increased alumni outreach constitutes a major initiative of Paxson’s administration.

Students call for greater mental health resources

By April 2, 2015

Students suggested expanding the U.’s mental health resources in the wake of the death of Hyoun Ju Sohn GS Tuesday at an open forum Wed. hosted by UCS.

U. announces six Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship recipients

By April 2, 2015

Zoila Bergeron ’17, Danii Carrasco ’17, Aditya Kumar ’17, Lovinia Reynolds ’17, Hassani Scott ’17 and Phoebe Young ’17 have been awarded Mellon grants.

BWell addresses feedback on contraception

By April 2, 2015

In response to student feedback, BWell Health Promotion will launch an outreach campaign to raise awareness of health insurance and contraception on campus.

Editorial: Revamp the UCS/UFB voting process

We believe in seriously examining ways to boost turnout in UCS and UFB elections.

Grapengeter-Rudnick '17: A reinforcement of today’s pressures

We’ve become too accustomed to abnormal amounts of stress and mental strain — we’re losing ourselves and we’re losing each other to these tendencies.

Secondo '16: Spring break musings

Whenever away, I am able to dust away the residues of hyperactivity and calculation to clearly see what else exists out there: presence, listening, being.

Fondriest_Veteran_Dave Deckey

Serving Silently: Military culture on a civilian campus

Compared to other Ivy League schools, Brown lags behind in offering opportunities for students to engage with the military on campus.


A Neighborhood Unmoored: Harboring Cape Verde in Providence

As new cultures and experiences mold the Cape Verdean diaspora, the local definition of a Cape Verdean grows thinner, calling into question whether anything distinctive will be left for future generations.


Adrift in the Ocean State

For Rhode Island’s homeless population, service providers offer some answers — and some obstacles.