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Spotlight - Audrey Tessier, University of Rhode Island

Assistant Director – Employer Relations, University of Rhode Island Center for Career and Experiential Education

Audrey studied at Rhode Island College. She has been with the University of Rhode Island for 14 years and in her current role for 7 years. 403 more words

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Villanova Takes Down Rhode Island 44-21

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — John Robertson threw for four touchdowns and Chris Polony ran for another and Villanova beat Rhode Island 44-21 for its fifth straight win on Saturday. 176 more words

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Newcomer Desmond Williams plays basketball after taking year off

Bobby MartinezSports Reporter 

“I was always in my brother’s shadow, there was a lot of people who said I couldn’t be where I’m at today with basketball,” said Desmond Williams, whose brother, Jordan, was selected by the New Jersey Nets with the 36th overall pick in 2011 NBA draft. 958 more words

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Bridging the Connection within the Community: URI’s Providence Campus and the Urban Surround

 Bridging the Connection within the Community: URI’s Providence Campus and the Urban Surround.

When the University of Rhode Island opened its Providence Campus in 1996 it was an opportunity for Rhode Island’s state research university to embrace and involve itself with the thriving urban scene of the capital city. 669 more words

Meet the New Freshmen Reps!

Congrats to Stephanie and Amy, our 2014-2015 Freshmen Representatives!

Stephanie:

“Hi, I’m Stephanie Peramas! I travelled 13 hours from Virginia to come to URI this summer and plan to do big things here. 132 more words

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URI launches R.I. plant guide

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — The University of Rhode Island has a new guide of native plants that’s designed to help homeowners, landscapers and others make the best picks for their landscapes. 104 more words

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