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Stream for the 2018 Finkelstein Lecture is online!

Dr. Gloria Ladson Billings lecture on Hip Hop and Culturally Relevant Pedagogy is now online for viewing.

Feinstein Foundation provides URI scholarships for future educators

The Feinstein Leadership Scholarship Endowment will assist with tuition and related costs for students enrolled at URI’s Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies.

FIT Fellowship Partners with the University of Rhode Island.

The FIT Fellowship provides scholarships for aspiring French dual language and immersion teachers in the U.S. to pursue specialized graduate degrees and certificate programs.

Professor Gloria Ladson-Billings to speak at the 2018 Finkelstein Lecture

URI welcomes Professor Gloria Ladson-Billings who will be speaking about Hip Hop and Culturally Relevant Pedagogy at the 2018 Finkelstein Lecture.

Exploring Collaborations and Exchanges: A trip across the Pacific Ocean to Beijing

Dean Rolle visited Beijing Normal University (BNU), to conduct a seminar on higher education finance and budgeting, and explore future collaborations.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrations Focus on Reconciliation as Expressed in the Arts.

Event, March 8 at 7:00pm, at the Center for Reconciliation, 271 North Main Street, Providence.
Featuring the works of local and national artists and a discussion of the exhibit.

Dean Rolle with students in lab

URI and AMGEN Biotech Experience visits Central Falls High School

Dean Anthony Rolle, along with several administrators from URI, visited Central Falls High School to observe students in David Upegui’s AP Biology class who were conducting lab experiments, as part of the AMGEN Biotech Experience.

GoLocal LIVE: “Visible Cloth, Invisible Bodies” Art Exhibit at URI Focuses on RI’s Ties to Slavery

Steven Pennell, Coordinator for the Urban Arts & Culture Program at URI Providence, was on GoLocal this week to talk about URI’s current exhibit, Visible Cloth, Invisible Bodies.

Letter: Edward Bozzi: Another internship program has been remarkable success

In their Dec. 11 Commentary piece (“R.I. intern program a success”), Daniel Egan, president of the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Rhode Island, and Charles Kelley, executive director of the Rhode Island Student Loan Authority, described the “bridge.jobs” program that helps students to secure internship opportunities.

URI biotechnology manufacturing program celebrates 15th anniversary.

Celebrating the 15th year of its biotechnology manufacturing program, the University of Rhode Island looks back on the progress made by the initiative toward the state’s industry and the workforce it has helped build.

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