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Resources for women’s health vary across R.I. colleges

September 23, 2016 0 comments

Collegiate health centers are oftentimes the first stop for undergraduate women and female-sexed students seeking sexual and reproductive medical care.

Rhode Island files suit against oil companies

September 20, 2016 0 comments

Rhode Island filed suit against 34 oil companies Sept. 6, arguing that the entities contributed to contamination of the chemical MTBE in groundwater.

Homeless advocacy groups and press members were barred from a community discussion about Paolino’s Kennedy Plaza proposal. Security voiced concerns about overcrowding, but the space was not at capacity.

Plaza proposal marred by protest, exclusion

September 16, 2016 0 comments

Former Mayor of Providence Joseph Paolino Jr. P’17 unveiled his plans for the redevelopment of Kennedy Plaza Wednesday at a closed-door meeting.

University students who are registered to vote in Rhode Island cast their ballots in Salomon lobby for the state’s primary election. The seats up for grabs included mayoral positions, state legislators and Rhode Island’s two spots in the House of Representatives.

In RI primary, incumbents’ success maintains status quo

September 14, 2016 0 comments

Tuesday’s state primary changed little for the Ocean State, with most incumbent candidates retaining their parties’ nomination.

School officials, researchers clash over R.I. school choice

September 8, 2016 0 comments

The debate over the quality of primary and secondary education in Rhode Island is taking center stage once again.

Student suspended for sexual misconduct allowed back on campus

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Student suspended for sexual misconduct allowed back on campus

August 30, 2016 0 comments

A student found guilty of sexual assault will be allowed back on campus for the semester following an order issued from a U.S. district court judge Aug. 23.

Judge bars Brown from suspending student found guilty of sexual assault

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Judge bars Brown from suspending student found guilty of sexual assault

June 1, 2016 0 comments

The fate of an anonymous John Doe remains unclear after a federal district court judge rejected the University’s decision to suspend him for two years

Sanders, Trump sweep R.I. primaries

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Sanders, Trump sweep R.I. primaries

April 27, 2016 0 comments

Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump won Rhode Island’s presidential primary Tuesday, winning 13 and 9 delegates in the state’s Democratic and Republican races.

Trump rallies voters ahead of R.I. primaries

Trump rallies voters ahead of R.I. primaries

April 26, 2016 0 comments

Rhode Island has continued to ride a wave of attention from presidential candidates as it was visited Monday by Republican front-runner Donald Trump.

Clinton, Trump lead R.I. polls by about 10 percent

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Clinton, Trump lead R.I. polls by about 10 percent

April 26, 2016 0 comments

With Rhode Islanders heading to the polls today, the unsettled races in both parties place more importance on voters in the Ocean State than in past years.