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Spats to remain open, management to change

Despite recent reports of Spats’ impending closure, the restaurant’s doors will remain open, owner Andy Mitrelis confirmed to The Herald Monday night.

Urban Carnevale celebrates 10th anniversary of FirstWorks

Musicians of both local and global acclaim took the stage at the Providence Rink and Kennedy Plaza Sept. 20 for the Urban Carnevale.

Letters unsigned, but sealed and delivered

The Brown Pen Pals are dedicated to keeping the fleeting art of letter writing alive.

New slavery memorial aims to spark reflection

Visitors to the Quiet Green can now view a new sculpture remembering and engaging with the University’s ties to the slave trade.


Adrift in the Ocean State

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


‘Violet’ finds meaning in the skin-deep

“Violet,” directed by Skylar Fox ’15, deals with problems of appearance, and avoiding the cliche, it does not discredit the power of the superficial.

‘Iolanthe’ is the seventh of Gilbert and Sullivan’s 14 comedic operas produced between 1871 and 1896.

Gilbert and Sullivan hits high note with ‘Iolanthe’

The comic opera focuses on forbidden love between a fairy and the half-mortal Strephon.

Editorial: Expanding the study abroad options

Studying abroad can be an unmatched opportunity y to enrich one’s college experience academically-speaking and to enhance one’s personal development.

Kenyon GS: The secession scare

As in the Block Island case, the Scottish debate over secession was a bargaining chip to expand self-governance negotiations and ensure the success thereof.

Grapengeter-Rudnickk ’17: Introducing frat-sororities

Giving women a place in the fraternity house will not necessarily solve the issue of campus rape.


The Sidney E. Frank Hall for Life Sciences and the Sidney Frank Scholars program are parts of the legacy of Sidney Frank ’42, who donated over $100 million to the University before his death in 2006.

Ten years in, Sidney Frank legacy endures in scholarship

September 30, 2014 | 0 comments