University of Rhode Island Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Rhode Island Governor Wants To Make Tuition FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... program for residents to just two years, rather than four, at the state's public colleges: University of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College and the Community College of Rhode Island. Unlike Cuomo's plan, every Rhode Island resident who graduates ...

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  2. Rhode Island Governor Proposes Free 2-Year College TuitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    ... would benefit students at the Community College of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College and the University of Rhode Island. Students entering CCRI after graduating from high school would be eligible for two years of free tuition and waived mandatory ...

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  3. Rhode Island Gov. Raimondo to propose free-tuition planRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2017 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... two years of free tuition at the Community College of Rhode Island, Rhode Island College and the University of Rhode Island. The program is estimated to cost $30 million a year. Raimondo told The Journal that it's time to give middle-class families ...

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  4. Model Kim Alexis Returns to New York, Sizes Up Today's Talent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... who don' have skill." A former high school swimmer who planned to study pharmacology at the University of Rhode Island before Elite Models' John Casablancas flew to Buffalo and signed her on the spot in 1978, Alexis said, "I know Calvin, Ralph, ...

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  5. URI to reimburse 1,200 resident students who were overchargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

     Following a review by the state Office of Internal Audit that faulted the University of Rhode Island for failing to follow several of its own policies and procedures, the school has agreed to reimburse more than 1,000 resident students who were ...

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  6. Only thing they'll steal is the showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... University; DeCristofaro biology at Grove City (Pa.) College; Braz, mechanical engineering at the University of Rhode Island; and Duran, guitar performance and music business at Berklee. "The title of the project is under wraps, but it's in the ...

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  7. Millie Rose MadrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... dedication to learning and hard work. She received her bachelor's degree in 1971 from the University of Rhode Island, a master's degree in 1976 from Fairfield University and a sixth-year professional degree in advanced early childhood education from ...

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  8. UW oceanographer dropping robotic floats on voyage to AntarcticaRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... cruise blog , read researcher blogs by Riser and Tatiana Rynearson , a UW alumnus now at the University of Rhode Island, or follow SOCCOM updates on , and Instagram . For more information, contact Riser at 206-543-1187 or [email protected] ...

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  9. Politics | Horowitz: Trump & Team's Grudging Concessions Are Not Enough on Russian HackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Go Local

    ... fits and elected officials and candidates. He is an Adjunct Professor of Political Science at the University of Rhode Island

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  10. New VP of student affairs seeks student inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Daily Evergreen

    Mary Jo Gonzales, University of Rhode Island assistant vice president and dean of students, has been selected for the position. Gonzales begins her new job on Feb. 6, according to a WSU news release.

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  11. Seth Finkle selected for prestigious fellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... J. He holds a bachelor of fine arts acting and stage management with a minor in business from the University of Rhode Island, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. He also has a master's in educational theater from New York University's Steinhardt ...

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  12. 'No options' to NCIS: An Alabama education success storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Alabama Live

    ... child sexual abuse cases. After earning her master's in counseling and family therapy from the University of Rhode Island, Gautney became deputy executive director of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. Then she earned a ...

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  13. Peggi Medeiros: New Bedford's Paul Cyr wanted no one overlookedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... in New Bedford and grew up in Acushnet. He had the proper degrees from Providence College and the University of Rhode Island.  His obituary notes, “Paul's favorite activity in the whole world was reading; his second was buying books. He ...

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  14. URI agrees to pay $670k to reimburse overcharged studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. - The University of Rhode Island has agreed to pay out approximately $670,000 in reimbursements to roughly 1,200 resident students who were overcharged during the 2015-2016 school year. The Providence Journal reports a state Office of Internal Audit review completed last month found that the South Kingstown university failed to follow several of its own policies and procedures.

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  15. ...NBC 10 I-Team: URI Audit: School overbilled students $671,400Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Turnto10.com

    The NBC 10 I-Team has obtained an audit of a department at the University of Rhode Island, which showed the school overbilled students for housing in 2015 to the tune of $671,400 among other things. "I want to assure our students, indeed the entire URI community, and all Rhode Islanders that we are already responding to the issues raised in this audit a " said Kathy Collins, vice president for Student Affairs.

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  16. Best practices for leveraging alumni magazinesRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2017 | University Business

    As publications increasingly transition from print to digital, research from Corporate Insight shows that hard-copy magazines remain an effective method of outreach, helping schools alert alumni and supporters about recent news upcoming events, and enticing increased donations. . A recent report compiled by the firm's Alumni Monitor, a third-party research service, examined the alumni magazines of Columbia University, Harvard University, Lafayette College, Ohio State University, University of Rhode Island, Syracuse University, University of Virginia and The College of William and Mary.

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  17. News | Guest MINDSETTERa Joe Allen: The Metric-Mania of Higher EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Go Local

    ... to submit this data annually. But how does this affect students and faculty? Data for the University of Rhode Island (URI), Rhode Island College (RIC), and the Community College of Rhode Island (CCRI) is posted at College Scorecard: Rhode Island. ...

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  18. PGA Tour commissioner latest success story for UMass Department of Sport ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | MassLive.com

    ... its Sport Management graduates now serving as directors of athletics. They include Thorr Bjorn (University of Rhode Island), Chet Gladchuk Jr. (U.S. Naval Academy), Dick Lenfest (Westfield State), Lisa Melendy (Williams College) and George ...

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  19. Social media campaign by URI student team targeted millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

     A group of University of Rhode Island business students has taken first place in a national contest for best marketing campaign for the millennial marketplace. And the honor brought a $5,000 scholarship to URI.  The 34 students, enrolled ...

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  20. Fish oil during pregnancy reduces baby's asthma risk: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Fox News

    ... been statistically significant," said Kathleen Melanson, a professor of nutrition sciences at the University of Rhode Island in Kingston, who was not involved in the research. Among the Danish women with low EPA and DHA levels, the rate of asthma ...

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