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Roving Eye Film Festival was a virtual hit

Rachel Dvareckas, Managing Editor

May 7, 2020

For the first time in the event's history, the Roving Eye Film Festival was hosted virtually by Roger Williams University. The 15th annual festival began on April 27 and concluded on May 3.The festival was curated by the 23 student...

Gift ideas for graduating friends

Kayla Ivan, Arts and Culture Manager

May 7, 2020

Everyone look out — the class of 2020 is nearing graduation! While seniors are reaching the end of their experiences as part of the RWU’s student body, graduation calls for gifts to be given. In the midst of the Coronavirus out...

Performing arts senior grateful for time at RWU

Emma Bartlett, Arts and Culture Editor

May 7, 2020

Devon Kaplan, a senior performing arts major with a creative writing core concentration, is optimistic for the future and reminiscent about his time at RWU. After graduating, Kaplan hopes to develop his talents in acting, piano, ...

RWU committed to reopening for fall 2020 semester

Isabella Gentile, Editor-in-Chief

May 5, 2020

Many students have been wondering how the fall semester will play out amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Tonight, they have finally gotten some answers. President Ioannis Miaoulis announced via all-student email that RWU is fully commi...

Acting up in acting class

Rachel Dvareckas, Features Editor

April 24, 2020

Whether they are taking the courses for their major or for fun, students in acting classes had to go from practicing in rooms full of mirrors to their bedrooms.Lori Lee Wallace, associate professor of theater, is teaching Act...

June orientation sessions to move online

Isabella Gentile, Editor-in-Chief

April 24, 2020

Summer orientation sessions will move online as a result of COVID-19, according to Vice President of Student Life Dr. John King. King announced the news in the virtual Student Senate Meeting on April 20. After exploring differe...

RWU law school announces new dean

By Allison Kirk l Herald Contributor

April 21, 2020

The RWU Board of Trustees and the Law Board of Directors have selected Gregory Bowman to become the sixth dean of RWU Law. “I am really excited and honored to be joining the RWU community,” Bowman said in a press releas...

COVID-19 across the ocean: Perspectives from Bermuda

_Matthew Bacon_, _Op-Ed Writer_

April 13, 2020

At first, I did not think this virus was a big deal. No one did. No one took it seriously for the first few months as people continued to go about their lives as normal. People still traveled around the world, college students ...

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