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Golden Grad Weekend
May 30–31, 2014

Celebrating class reunion years 1944, 1949, 1954, and 1959

Return to Kingston and join your fellow classmates for your University of Rhode Island reunion. An invitation will be mailed in early spring. For more information, contact Gina Simonelli ’01, M ’03 in the Alumni Relations Office at 401.874.5808 or gsimonelli@uri.edu.

 

Registration is available here!


WEEKEND SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, MAY 30

Continental breakfast, Alumni Center, Kingston Campus

Presentations:

Tour: Herbal Medicines and Functional Foods, presented by Navindra Seeram, Ph.D., associate professor, College of Pharmacy

Railroads of Rhode Island: Big Railroads in a Little State, presented by Frank Heppner, Ph.D., professor emeritus, College of the Environment and Life Sciences

Tour: The Arts at URI, Past and Future, presented by Ronald Onorato, Ph.D., professor, College of Arts and Sciences

CSI@URI: Operation Fingerprint, presented by Dennis Hilliard M.S. ’80, director, Rhode Island State Crime Laboratory

Lunch at the University Club, Kingston, RI

Activities:

GSO Inner Space Center Tour, Ocean Science and Exploration Center, Bay Campus

Observing and Predicting Hurricanes: What’s New for 2014 and Beyond, presented by Isaac Ginis, Ph.D., professor, Graduate School of Oceanography, Coastal Institute on Narragansett Bay, Bay Campus

SATURDAY, MAY 31

Reunion Receptions, Dunes Club, Narragansett, R.I., for members of the Classes of 1944, 1949, 1954, and 1959 and their guests

Golden Graduate Luncheon, Dunes Club, Narragansett, R.I.



FOR MORE Information

Gina Simonelli '01, M '03
Assistant Director, Alumni Relations
Alumni Center
73 Upper College Road
Kingston, RI 02881
p: 401.874.5808
f: 401.874.5957
e: gsimonelli@uri.edu

On-campus accommodations

If you'd like to stay on campus, you can reserve a room in one of our residence halls, Eddy Hall, from Thursday, May 29, to Saturday, May 31. Rates are $53 per night for single occupancy and $76 for double occupancy. Reservations must be made no later than May 16, 2014.

hotel accommodations

The Hampton Inn at South County Commons in South Kingstown is offering special rates between $129 and $169 per night, plus taxes, from Thursday, May 29, through Sunday, June 1. All rates include breakfast and internet access. Call 401.788.3500 to make your reservation and ask for the URI Golden Graduate rate. Reservations must be made no later than April 30, 2014, to get the special discount.

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2011 Luncheon

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2010 Luncheon

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2005 Luncheon

2005 Alumni Center Tour

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