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Strengthening ties with universities worldwide

Strengthening ties with universities worldwide

University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley completed a week-long trip to Ghana to strengthen ties and discuss future collaborations, including student exchange programs, with the University of Cape Coast and Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology. URI wrote about the president’s trip and news appeared in several publications including: ​URI president visits […]

URI names vice president of student affairs

URI names vice president of student affairs

University President David M. Dooley has named the director of residence education and housing services at Michigan State University to serve as URI’s new vice president for Student Affairs. Kathy M. Collins, who has more than two decades of student affairs experience, succeeds Thomas R. Dougan, who retired in January after 30 years of service […]

President announces speaker for 130th Commencement

President announces speaker for 130th Commencement

President Dooley announced that the Honorable Sonia Sotomayor, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, will address URI’s Class of 2016 and receive the Doctor of Laws, Honoris Causa. “We are very honored that Justice Sonia Sotomayor will join us to address our graduates on this important occasion. She is a true champion for equal […]

URI launches Academic Health Collaborative

URI launches Academic Health Collaborative

News coverage about URI’s new Health Collaborative includes: URI’s Academic Health Collaborative: ‘A new approach to educating health professionals’ Providence Business News, April 4, 2016 URI reorganizes health-related programs Providence Journal, March 28, 2016 URI launching Academic Health Collaborative Providence Business News, March 25, 2016

URI to collaborate on neuroscience research

URI to collaborate on neuroscience research

5 Rhode Island institutions form agreement to collaborate on neuroscience research Providence Journal, December 4, 2015

Devault, Steinberg, Dooley headline PBN’s BEA event

Devault, Steinberg, Dooley headline PBN’s BEA event

President Dooley was the keynote speaker at the Providence Business News’ 15th Business Excellence Awards event. Devault, Steinberg, Dooley headline PBN’s BEA event Providence Business News, November 13, 2015

Bottom Line: South Street Landing Update

Bottom Line: South Street Landing Update

RI Public Radio, The Bottom Line, Oct. 9, 2015: Providence Business News Editor Mark Murphy joins Rhode Island Public Radio’s Dave Fallon for the weekly business segment. They are joined by URI President David M. Dooley for an update on the South Street Landing project, a long-awaited nursing school for URI and Rhode Island College. […]

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URI President David Dooley On Campus Violence

URI President David Dooley On Campus Violence

RI Public Radio, OCT 7, 2015: URI President David Dooley discussed the status of the football team after two of its players were charged with assault during a fight. He also briefly discussed campus security following the deadly shooting at an Oregon Community College.

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URI students head back to school

URI students head back to school

WPRI 12, Eyewitness News, Sept. 7, 2015 President Dooley made an effort to welcome incoming students and their parents Sunday morning.

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Public higher education spending a stunner even at the back of the pack

Public higher education spending a stunner even at the back of the pack

Watchdog.org, Aug 18, 2015: While this is one area of public spending Rhode Island does not top … is University of Rhode Island President David Dooley, whose salary is ..

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