Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Commencement, Students, Nursing and more ...

Chafee urges URI grads to explore but 'keep Rhode Island in your heart ...
The Providence Journal-May 19, 2014
The University of Rhode Island conferred degrees on 3,114 students Sunday under a brilliant blue and white sky and before an estimated 20,000 family members and friends gathered on the quadrangle.... Front page.

NBC 10 Providence May 19
More than 3,100 degrees were conferred this weekend at the University of Rhode Island. The school was among several holding commencement ceremonies on Sunday in the state.

Providence Eyewitness News- May 19, 2014, 5 p.m.
Governor Lincoln Chafee urged more than 3,000 students from the University of Rhode Island who got their diplomas to explore, but keep Rhode Island close in ... included images from URI Commencement

The Providence Journal-May 17, 2014
The University of Rhode Island on Saturday awarded 684 master's and doctoral degrees during the school's graduate commencement …

The Providence Journal-May 16, 2014
T. Flynn, a three-star Army general and director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, returned to the University of Rhode Island Friday to commission eight ROTC .

The Providence Journal-May 16, 2014
Sylvia Bogusz, 24, is graduating from the University of Rhode Island on Sunday. She sees being alive, however, as a bigger

The Providence Journal-May 18, 2014
Opinion piece by investment professional and Democratic candidate for general treasurer Seth Magaziner supports efforts to strengthen the University's leadership position in scientific research and nursing education....

Los Angeles Daily News-May 18, 2014
... Hughes, a leading international researcher on human trafficking and professor of Gender and Women's Studies Program at the University of Rhode Island.

The Providence Journal- May 19, 2014
Donna Hughes, a URI gender and women’s studies professor and expert who researches trafficking of children and women worldwide addressed some questions about the average age of children forced into prostitution.

China Post-May 19, 2014
URI alumnus Wei, who has a doctorate from the Graduate School of Oceanography at theUniversity of Rhode Island, said international cooperation is needed in light of …

Caribbean Life-May 18, 2014
Ballard, the president of U.S. Ocean Exploration Trust and the director of the Center for Ocean Exploration at the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of ...

Providence Eyewitness News- May 16, 2014
A graduate student and an oceanographer from the University of Rhode Island are just back from the coast of Antarctica, after spending six weeks trying to figure out why a glacier is melting faster than others.

The Providence Journal-May 20, 2014
Appointment of URI's new women's basketball coach, Daynia La-Force...