Finding an internship, landing that job

Photo by Sarah Vinci | The Career Center features team members that specialize in different fields. In addition to balancing school work, social life and sleep, students at the University of Rhode Island also...

Tour guides raise money to buy gifts for family this holiday season

This holiday season, the University of Rhode Island tour guide team is giving back by adopting a family through the Children’s Friend and Family Services organization. The team is fundraising money which they will...

Women in STEM leading the way

Photo courtesy of the Society of Women Engineers. Careers in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) field, are becoming much more popular amongst modern day women pursuing higher education. The University of Rhode Island has...

Talent development alumna forms nonprofit to help disadvantaged men

Former University of Rhode Island Talent Development alumna, Rhonda Price, started a nonprofit called Man Up, Inc. where she helps men of color and men from disadvantaged backgrounds find their place in the workforce....

Gym encourages mental and physical wellness

The Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness Center at the University of Rhode Island has offered a program titled “Writing for Wellness” for two years now. The program is open to all students and aims...

Shop your way into the winter season

The University of Rhode Island’s annual Holiday Mini Mall will return to the Memorial Union ballroom on Dec. 5 and 6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For 46 years, the Holiday Mini Mall has...

Former executive turns communications professor

First-year communications professor Lori Merolla had a long career in the private sector as Vice President of Communications at Fidelity Investments before she transitioned into teaching at the University of Rhode Island. Merolla received...

Tour guides adopt family this holiday season

This holiday season, the University of Rhode Island tour guide team is giving back by adopting a family through the Children’s Friend and Family Services organization. The team is fundraising money which they will...

Running out of Rhody and towards state office

Only five percent of state legislators nationwide are born between 1981 and 1997, but one recent URI graduate looked to change that. Michael Steiner, 31, graduated from URI this summer with an undergraduate degree in...

Caffeine for the international mind

Photo by Greg Clark | Students participating in this week’s coffee hour painted canvases with colors representing the elements. On Friday, Nov. 16, the International Center held their monthly coffee hour from 5 p.m. to...

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