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Chapters

Chapters are a great way to stay connected with URI, to see old classmates, and to meet new friends. URI has more than fifty alumni chapters organized by location or affinity interest. You can become an automatic member of the chapter of your choice by participating in the Alumni Association's dues-paying membership program. As a chapter member, you'll receive regular notices of events and programs in your area and discounts on chapter events. Learn more and contact a chapter representative today!

 


 

UPCOMING EVENTS

CALIFORNIA

April 29, 2014 • 6–8 p.m. 
Break out the Bubbly – It’s Time to Network!

We’re having a Champagne celebration in San Francisco because, let’s see… because it’s Tuesday and we feel like it! Come pop some corks with us after work at the Bubble Lounge, just around the corner from the Transamerica Pyramid. Join Michele Nota ’87, M.S. ’06, your Alumni Relations Executive Director, and network with fellow alumni and friends in posh surroundings. It’s a great way to beat away the midweek blahs! Cost:  $25, includes wine and hors d’oeuvres. Contact: Sarah Lobdell ’96, Alumni Relations, 401.874.2438 or slobdell@uri.edu

September 13, 2014 • 11:30 a.m.
Northern CA Alumni Chapter Event: 19th Annual Lobster Bake

Save the date for the 19th Annual Lobster Bake at the Coyote Point Park in San Mateo, where alumni volunteers will cook and serve up a traditional New England style bake. Enjoy a raffle and network with other alumni and their families. More information and registration will be available in July 2014. Contact: Sarah Lobdell '96, Alumni Relations, 401.874.2438 or slobdell@uri.edu

 

 

FLORIDA

May 5, 2014 • 6 p.m.  
The Villages Chapter Event: Ice Cream Social

Come to the Hibiscus Recreation Center on May 5, where the ice cream will chill you and WVLG-AM 640 weatherman and former hurricane hunter Karl Loeper will thrill you with his 2014 Florida weather forecast. More information and registration are available here. Cost: Free. Contact: Kate Serafini ’08, Alumni Relations, 401.874.4679 or kserafini@uri.edu, or Paul Hagerty ’68, 352.430.0911 or exds1968uri@gmail.com

May 24, 2014 • 4:10 p.m. 
St. Petersburg: Boston Red Sox vs. Tampa Bay Rays

The Sox are taking on the Rays at Tropicana Field, and we’ve reserved a great cheering section—at a great price! Your job is to bring the whole family… and then decide which team you’ll be cheering for. More details and registration are available here.Cost: $25 Contact: Sarah Lobdell ’96, Alumni Relations, 401.874.2438 or slobdell@uri.edu

December 6, 2014
SW Florida URI Chapter Event: Annual Holiday Luncheon

Mark your calendars—we’ve set the date for the annual Holiday Luncheon, which will be held this year at the Jacaranda West Country Club in Venice. More information and registration will be available early next fall, so stay tuned! Contact: Sarah Lobdell ’96, Alumni Relations, 401.874.2438 or slobdell@uri.edu

MASSACHUSETTS

May 8, 2014 • 5:30–7:30 p.m.
Massachusetts Chapter Event: Pints and Pretzels at Harpoon Brewery
Kick-start your weekend in style—meet up with us at Harpoon Brewery in Boston after work on Thursday night. We provide the pretzels, you pay for the pints, and everyone is happy! Cost: This event is free, but guests pay for their own drinks at the cash bar. There will be an optional tour of the Brewery at $5 per person. More details and registration are available here. Please register by May 1. Contact: Nick Chigas '03 at nicholas.g.chigas@morganstanley.com, or ChrisDiSano, Alumni Relations, 401.874.4536 or cdisano@uri.edu

RHODE ISLAND

April 26, 2014 • 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Day of Service – Kingston Campus Clean Up

Help URI commemorate a month dedicated to community service at our special Kingston Clean Up day: Alumni, students, family, and friends are all invited to join the Rhode Island URI chapter for two hours of spring cleaning on the Kingston Campus. We’ll meet for a continental breakfast at the Alumni Center at 9 a.m., and then send teams to various locations on campus that need sprucing up. More information and registration are available here.  Cost: Free. Contact: Samantha Stevens, Alumni Relations, 401.874.4604 or stevenss@my.uri.edu

TEXAS

July 12, 2014 • 3:10 p.m.
Houston Chapter Event: Boston Red Sox vs.
Houston Astros
Hey, Lone Star alumni, dig this: We’ve reserved a block of seats overlooking the Red Sox dugout! Don’t miss this chance to cheer your favorite team (whichever team that might be…). Please register by June 23. More details and registration are available here. Cost: $51. Contact: Kate Serafini ’08, Alumni Relations, 401.874.4679 or kserafini@uri.edu


For more information

Shana Greene '95, M.S. '97
Assistant Director, Alumni Relations
Alumni Center
73 Upper College Road
Kingston, RI 02881
Phone: 401.874.2218
Fax: 401.874.5957
Email: scgreene@uri.edu

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RECENT EVENTS

SW Florida URI Alumni Chapter
April 5, 2014 Steak Out
The SW Florida Chapter came together for the annual Steak Out. See more photos in our Flickr album!

LA Rams Chapter
February 9, 2014, Marina Del Rey, CA
The LA Rams Chapter gathered at Tony P's Dockside Grill to watch the Rams take on the UMass Minutemen.

Theta Chi Affinity Chapter
December 3, 2013, East Providence,RI
Theta Chi held its quarterly dinner at B. Pinelli's.

ROTC Alumni Chapter
November 16, 2013, Kingston, RI
URI's ROTC Alumni Chapter celebrated its biggest ever bi-annual Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. See the photos and  watch the video.

To see more event highlights, browse our alumni photo albums here and on Flickr!