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URI Ranked Top 50 for Top Gay Friendly Schools in the Nation

<>KINGSTON, R.I. — The University of Rhode Island has been named as one of the top 50 LGBT-Friendly universities in the nation by Campus Pride, a national group that works to make colleges more friendly to gay students. 167 more words

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Hiking in Wilhelm Tell Land: Äsch, Uri, Switzerland

Following a tiny map from a newspaper cut out we headed to Äsch in Uri to explore the lands of Wilhelm Tell. It started as an overcast day with enormous flies that bit you if you stood still for more than 5 seconds, but soon the sun came out and the gradient increased and we got a good old fashioned family work out. 458 more words

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Wordpress Multisite - Getting the correct link to the site

The wordpress multisite install is a great thing. Except when you come across something that works not the way you expect.

So, the wordpress multisite installed on example.com with blogs on subdomain basis will give you sites with names like great.example.com and aruberusan.example.com. 217 more words


URI researchers to look for sources of beach sand

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — University of Rhode Island researchers will be searching the bottom of the ocean for large sand deposits that could be used to replenish eroded areas of the state’s coastline. 102 more words


Eiders we've known

Seanetters don’t find all that many banded dead birds, and probably the most common species to be found banded is the Common Eider. Of course, this is one of our top beached birds overall, so the odds are higher than for many species our walkers find only rarely. 568 more words


URI Basketball Will Play Kansas Thanksgiving Day on ESPN 2

Big day for URI sports. First, the QB of the football team getting arrested, now we find out their basketball team plays Kansas, one of the top ranked teams, on Thanksgiving Day. 94 more words

URI QB Charged with Assault

TURNTO10: A redshirt freshman quarterback at the University of Rhode Island was arrested and charged with assault Friday night while attending an all-day concert in Maryland where two people died. 258 more words

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