Providence, R.I. – Everything performed in an improv show is made up on the spot, never seen before and never to be seen again. So then how do you practice it? For the past two weeks, improv team Starbucks's Newest Secret Drink (Starbucks) has practiced at the Providence Improv Guild (PIG) in preparation for their [...]
Bristol, R.I. – Roger Williams University has taken on a year-long theme of "Talking About Race, Gender and Power," asking students faculty and staff to question their own perceptions and participate in dialogue. With that in mind, I will be working on two upcoming stories relative to this thematic topic. First, I will write a [...]
Roger Williams University’s Social Justice Fair kicked off a month of activities for students passionate about creating change in their lives and communities. Bristol, R.I. – With over 20 student groups represented from varying worldwide cultures and perspectives, a University frequently critiqued for diversity, empowers student groups to make a difference.
Bristol, R.I. – With Thursday’s opening reception of Roger Williams University’s new Gender and Sexuality Center, the LGBTQ community comes together to build a home on campus. The space, an extension of the University’s Intercultural Center, houses groups that examine the global culture as it relates to masculinity, femininity and LGBTQ issues, raising awareness for [...]
Bristol, R.I. – Down in the lower levels of the Marine and Natural Sciences building at Roger Williams University, a team of student and faculty researchers are developing new methods to raise rare and endangered marine wildlife. As coral mortality continues to rise in the Great Barrier Reef, there is a growing need in the scientific [...]
Bristol, R.I - Providence is home to one of the largest mob bank robberies in U.S. history, and it was an inside job, two pieces of Rhode Island trivia that not many know off hand. “The Last Good Heist,” a new book from Tim White, investigative journalist for WPRI's Target 12, cracks the story of [...]
Bristol, R.I – No matter its name, there will always be another storm that brings potential destruction to this country and our area. Roger Williams University's (RWU) Emergency Response Team (ERT) uses localized weather reports to monitor dangerous weather activity, prepared with a plan to maximize campus safety. "If a severe weather event is [...]