• BREAKING: President Obama reschedules RIC visit for Halloween

    BREAKING: President Obama reschedules RIC visit for Halloween

    Jim Brady–Editor-in-Chief Two weeks after canceling plans to visit, President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit Rhode Island College next Friday. The news of the president’s visit came via email earlier today from White House Regional Communications Director Keith Maley. Per the email, ...
  • RIC student allegedly sexually assaulted on campus

    RIC student allegedly sexually assaulted on campus

    Jim Brady–Editor-in-Chief In an email to the Rhode Island College community tonight, Vice President for Student Affairs Scott Kane informed recipients of an alleged sexual assault on campus. “We are sorry to inform you that in a RIC residence hall on Tuesday, a female student was ...
  • RIC students travel to Ferguson for weekend of peaceful protests

    RIC students travel to Ferguson for weekend of peaceful protests

    Elisha Kay Aldrich–News Editor Last weekend, several RIC students traveled to Ferguson, MO to peacefully protest the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, as well as protest police brutality as a whole. The weekend was called Ferguson October and was meant to bring national attention to the ...
  • You know what rusts my anchor? Blaming St. Louis police for shooting back

    You know what rusts my anchor? Blaming St. Louis police for shooting back

    Victor Martelle–Opinions Editor Sandwiches don’t fire bullets. On Wednesday, October 8, a black male was killed by a white St. Louis police officer. While some minor details in the situation are still being investigated, it was reported that this man took off running when he saw an off duty cop ...
  • Anchorwomen's Volleyball 1-1 road record last week

    Anchorwomen’s Volleyball 1-1 road record last week

    Jerzy Polak–Anchor Staff In a two game road trip on Saturday afternoon, the Anchorwomen split with a win against CCNY and a loss to Emerson. Michelle Malboeuf scored a team-high of 20 kills along with sophomore middle hitter Sierra Smith registering 15 winners and three digs. Rhode Island ...
  • Obama cancels RIC trip, stays in D.C. to assess ebola outbreak

    Obama cancels RIC trip, stays in D.C. to assess ebola outbreak

    Elisha Kay Aldrich–News Editor Thursday afternoon painted a bleak picture on the Rhode Island College campus. Gray skies hung low as rain poured down over the quad, the Murray Center sitting completely empty, even though only 24 hours prior everyone assumed it would be filled with students and ...