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Student Newspapers

Inventory


Series 1. The Quill
The Quill was first issued in December 1961, as a monthly student newspaper published by the students of and for the students and administrators of Roger Williams Junior College. Published during the academic year only, the paper continued until December 1981, reporting on news, sports, and entertainment. The Archives has two copies of most issues.

Container Description Date
Box 1, Folder 1 The Quill
undated
Box 1, Folder 2 The Quill
Dec 1961-Dec 1968
Box 1, Folder 3 The Quill, display copies
undated
Box 1, Folder 4 The Quill, correspondence
undated
Box 2, Folder 1 The Quill
1969 Jan-Dec
Box 2, Folder 2 The Quill
1970 Jan-Dec
Box 2, Folder 3 The Quill
1971 Jan-Dec
Box 3, Folder 1 The Quill
1972 Jan-Nov
Box 3, Folder 2 The Quill
1973 Feb-Dec
Box 3, Folder 3 The Quill
1974 Feb-Dec
Box 4, Folder 1 The Quill
1975 Feb-Dec
Box 4, Folder 2 The Quill
1976 Feb-Dec
Box 4, Folder 3 The Quill
1977 Feb-Dec
Box 4, Folder 4 The Quill
1978 Jan-Dec
Box 5, Folder 1 The Quill
1979 Jan-Dec
Box 5, Folder 2 The Quill
1980 Jan-Dec
Box 5, Folder 3 The Quill
1981 Feb-Dec

Series 2. The Messenger
The Messenger was first issued in 1982, with one edition published in April and a newsletter printed in the fall semester. Published once or twice a month during the academic year only, the paper continued to report on reporting on news, sports, and entertainment until April 1993. The Archives has two copies of most issues.

Container Description Date
Box 6, Folder 1 The Messenger
1982 Apr 4
Box 6, Folder 2 The Messenger
1982 Fall
Box 6, Folder 3 The Messenger
1983 Feb-Dec
Box 6, Folder 4 The Messenger
1984 Feb-Dec
Box 6, Folder 5 The Messenger
1985 Mar-Dec
Box 6, Folder 6 The Messenger
1986 Mar-Dec
Box 7, Folder 1 The Messenger
1987 Feb-Dec
Box 7, Folder 2 The Messenger
1988 Feb-Dec
Box 7, Folder 3 The Messenger
1989 Feb-Dec
Box 7, Folder 4 The Messenger
1990 Feb-Dec
Box 8, Folder 1 The Messenger
1991 Jan-Dec
Box 8, Folder 2 The Messenger
1992 Feb-Dec
Box 8, Folder 3 The Messenger
1993 Feb-Apr

Series 3. The Hawk's Eye
The Hawk's Eye was first issued in April 1993. Reporting on news, sports, and entertainment, the newspaper was published 8-10 times per semester until 2003. The Archives keeps two copies of each issue.

Container Description Date
Box 9, Folder 1 The Hawk's Eye
1993 Apr-May
Box 9, Folder 2 The Hawk's Eye
1993 Sep-Oct
Box 9, Folder 3 The Hawk's Eye
1993 Nov-Dec
Box 9, Folder 4 The Hawk's Eye
1994 Feb-Mar
Box 9, Folder 5 The Hawk's Eye
1994 Apr-May
Box 9, Folder 6 The Hawk's Eye
1994 Sep-Oct
Box 9, Folder 7 The Hawk's Eye
1994 Nov-Dec
Box 10, Folder 1 The Hawk's Eye
1995 Feb-May
Box 10, Folder 2 The Hawk's Eye
1995 Sep-Oct
Box 10, Folder 3 The Hawk's Eye
1995 Nov-Dec
Box 10, Folder 4 The Hawk's Eye
1996 Feb-Mar
Box 10, Folder 5 The Hawk's Eye
1996 Apr-May
Box 10, Folder 6 The Hawk's Eye
1996 Sep-Oct
Box 10, Folder 7 The Hawk's Eye
1996 Oct-Dec
Box 11, Folder 1 The Hawk's Eye
1997 Feb-May
Box 11, Folder 2 The Hawk's Eye
1997 Oct-Dec
Box 11, Folder 3 The Hawk's Eye
1998 Feb-May
Box 11, Folder 4 The Hawk's Eye
1998 Sep-Dec
Box 11, Folder 5 The Hawk's Eye
1999 Mar-May
Box 11, Folder 6 The Hawk's Eye
1999 Sep-Dec
Box 11, Folder 7 The Hawk's Eye
2000 Apr-Dec
Box 11, Folder 8 The Hawk's Eye
2001 Feb-Dec
Box 11, Folder 9 The Hawk's Eye
2002 Feb-Apr
Box 11, Folder 10 The Hawk's Eye
2003 Mar-Sep

Series 4. The Hawks' Herald
The Hawks' Herald was first issued in 2003 and continues to be the sole student run-newspaper on campus. The print edition is published weekly, with approximately 20 print issues per academic year. The Archives keeps two copies of each print issue.

An online edition was introduced in December 2008, providing breaking news, story updates, and online "extras" (video, audio, picture slideshows and podcasts).

Container Description Date
Box 12, Folder 1 The Hawk's Herald
2003 Oct-Dec
Box 12, Folder 2 The Hawk's Herald
2004 Jan-May
Box 12, Folder 3 The Hawk's Herald
2004 Sep-Dec
Box 12, Folder 4 The Hawk's Herald
2005 Jan-Apr
Box 12, Folder 5 The Hawk's Herald
2005 Sep-Oct
Box 12, Folder 6 The Hawk's Herald
2005 Nov-Dec
Box 13, Folder 1 The Hawk's Herald
2006 Feb-Mar
Box 13, Folder 2 The Hawk's Herald
2006 Mar-Apr
Box 13, Folder 3 The Hawk's Herald
2006 Sep-Oct
Box 13, Folder 4 The Hawk's Herald
2006 Oct-Dec
Box 13, Folder 5 The Hawk's Herald
2007 Feb-Mar
Box 13, Folder 6 The Hawk's Herald
2007 Mar-May
Box 14, Folder 1 The Hawk's Herald
2007 Sep-Oct
Box 14, Folder 2 The Hawk's Herald
2007 Nov-Dec
Box 14, Folder 3 The Hawk's Herald
2008 Jan-Mar
Box 14, Folder 4 The Hawk's Herald
2008 Sep-Oct
Box 14, Folder 5 The Hawk's Herald
2008 Nov
Box 14, Folder 6 The Hawk's Herald
2009 Feb-Mar
Box 14, Folder 7 The Hawk's Herald
2009 Apr-Jun
Box 15, Folder 1 The Hawk's Herald
2009 Sep-Oct
Box 15, Folder 2 The Hawk's Herald
2009 Oct-Dec
Box 15, Folder 3 The Hawk's Herald
2010 Feb
Box 15, Folder 4 The Hawk's Herald
2009 Mar-Apr
Box 15, Folder 5 The Hawk's Herald
2010 Apr-May