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URI grad student: RI's spotted turtle population dwindling

KINGSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — After research, a doctoral student at the University of Rhode Island says a once-common variety of local turtle is in trouble. 226 more words


URI student recovering after being struck by SUV on campus

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — A University of Rhode Island student continues to recover at the hospital after he was struck by a vehicle at the school’s Kingston campus… 134 more words


In wake of attacks, URI women's basketball team skipping trip to Barcelona

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — Members of the University of Rhode Island women’s basketball team were set to take off Friday for a trip to Barcelona and Lisbon. 209 more words


URI president signed to new three-year contract by state

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island state officials have signed University of Rhode Island President David Dooley to a new three-year contract.

The contract, through June 2020, comes after a… 98 more words


West Hartford Man Sentenced In Rhode Island Embezzlement Case

PROVIDENCE, RI (CBS Connecticut)_ A West Hartford man who founded a Rhode Island organization aimed at promoting cross cultural understanding has been sentenced to seven years in a Rhode Island prison. 85 more words


Ocean Engineering at URI

Here’s a short video I produced for National Geographic Student Expeditions about our day exploring ocean engineering at the University of Rhode Island.  Check it out!