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The True First Responders

This may come as a shock to some people, but some college campuses like Roger Williams University are completely “weapons free.” Not only do they ban firearms of any kind, but they also ban tasers, knives more than 3 inches in length, and “kung-fu weapons.” In fact, even the campus police are unable to carry any kind of weapon. 359 more words

Philosophy

Mandatory social justice course contrasts Rodney King with anti-police music

  • Several students in a required course at Roger Williams University were appalled when a recent social justice-themed lecture featured a video of the Rodney King beating followed by a song called “Fuck the Police.” …
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Conservatism

RWU: Student Senate Transparency

They say a politician’s best friend is the media. Perhaps that is why several senators chose to speak with me regarding their concerns on the lack of transparency regarding our own Student Senate at Roger Williams University. 798 more words

Campus News

5 Wilmington Students Named To Dean's List At Roger Williams

BRISTOL, RI — Five students from Wilmington have been named to the Spring 2016 Dean’s List at Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island:

Education

Anea Garcia, RI Beauty Queen, Stripped of International Title For Being Too Committed To Her College Classes

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — A Rhode Island beauty queen has lost her world-spanning crown.Anea Garcia, who as Miss Rhode Island finished third in the 2015 Miss USA pageant, was stripped of her most recent title of Miss Grand International for failing to meet the requirements of the job.  439 more words

Local News

Roger Williams in Art

As should be fairly obvious, Roger Williams is one of my favorite historical figures, and certainly my favorite “American,” if I can use that term for someone born in England who never lived in an independent USA.   594 more words

Interesting Things

Bronwen Kalmes embraces love for photography, creativity

BRISTOL, R.I. __ On a canvas-like pale white wall above Bronwen Kalmes’ bedside in her messy Bristol apartment, five photos claim space in a square pattern of her travels in Europe a year ago. 805 more words

Articles