New Graduate Student Orientation Sept. 5

Orientation for new graduate students will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 5, at the Center for Biotechnology and Life Science (CBLS 100), Ryan Family Auditorium, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

All incoming Fall graduate students, as well as those who started their studies in the Spring and Summer, are encouraged to attend. The orientation’s focus will be welcoming the students into a community of scholars and providing them with information and skills that promote student success. Break-out sessions will cover a variety of academic topics as well as issues of health and wellness, professionalism, etc.

A complimentary luncheon hosted by the Graduate Students Association (GSA) will immediately follow orientation.

For more information, email the Graduate School or call 401.874.2262. URI’s Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences is located at 120 Flagg Road, Kingston.