On-campus food center to open in Summer 2018

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University of Rhode Island students save every penny they can by joining rewards programs at any store possible. Nowadays, it is harder to come by a job that will allow students to fulfill their obsession...

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Time to climb? Time to ride

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Students to host discussion on local climate change

With climate change being such a prominent and debated issue both on the University of Rhode Island’s campus and within the state, a new student group, Students for a Fossil Free RI, have formed...

You can get paid to do that?: Museum curator speaks to students about collection...

While some people joke that a Bachelor of Arts degree is useless, there are number of unique and rewarding careers opportunities available to students after they graduate. As the associate curator at the Art Institute...

Alumna scores opportunity to work with Boston Bruins

After receiving a degree in communication studies and minors in journalism and writing less than a year ago, University of Rhode Island alumna Sharla Geremia is off to great places. With many opportunities to use...

New class explores HIV/AIDS through many perspectives

The University of Rhode Island’s Lecturer Sara Murphy, Ph.D. is looking to engage students in the history and culture of HIV/AIDS. There are currently two sections of the class, the honors topics class HPR...

What can your student ID do for you?

Ask not what you can do for your student ID, but what your student ID can do for you. Your student ID is one of the most valuable things that you carry with you...

Pharmacy building now Paramaz Avedisian Hall

On Oct. 16, the University of Rhode Island celebrated a dedication ceremony for the naming of the pharmacy building, now known as the Paramaz Avedisian ’54 Hall. In the past two years, there have been...

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