Wednesday, September 5, 2012

College of Pharmacy opens new building

The grand opening celebration of the new College of Pharmacy building not only had hundreds of faculty, students, and alumni in attendance, but the media showed up in force as well.  The story was reported by the Providence Journal, Channel 10, Channel 12, Providence Business News, the Narragansett Times, South County IndependentWPRO radio, WRNI radio and EcoRI.  An Associated Press story about the building appeared in more than a dozen news outlets, from San Francisco and Orlando to Ohio and Pennsylvania. The Providence Journal also editorialized in support of the building.The URI press release about the event can be found here, and a separate release about the environmental features of the building is here.