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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!



The title of this post is identical to the title of an article by Kirsten Weir in the March 2017 issue of “Monitor on Psychology.” This article reviews research showing how smartphones are affecting our health and well-being, and points the way toward taking back control. 611 more words

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Wilmington's Zach Curley Graduates From University of Rhode Island

KINGSTON, RI — At the University of Rhode Island’s 131st Commencement on Saturday and Sunday, May 20-21, 2017, about 2,600 undergraduate and 650 graduate degrees were awarded. 177 more words