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Study: Giving driver's licenses to undocumented RIers would increase safety

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Issuing driver’s licenses to undocumented immigrants in Rhode Island would lead to safer roads and potentially, better economic opportunities, according to a new study from Roger Williams University. 318 more words


RWU To Release New Gym "Dress Codes"

“Excuse me Miss, you are not allowed to wear those shorts in the gym. We will need you to either change or leave immediately,” said the gym monitor to the girl on the treadmill. 361 more words


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


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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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


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:


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

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