APRIL 10, 2014    

Peixoto Soils of Victory
URI senior wins soil judging national championship; URI team places second

Warbler Open Mic Nights Track Nocturnal Flight
URI researcher tracks nocturnal bird migration using microphone

Sperduti Mixing Meteorology with Meteoric Rise to Fame
URI physics student a force in music industry

Fastovsky A Date with Dinosaur Destiny
URI paleontologist wins Fulbright to study dinosaur extinction in Europe

SimulatorCollege of Pharmacy’s Sim City
Pharmacy students take on drug interactions and more in simulation lab


April 8
Ocean Engineering Professor Jim Miller demonstrates the challenges of detecting the pinging noise emanating from an airplane's black box

Christian Science Monitor
April 1
Search reveals extent of ocean garbage – quotes Professor Malcolm Spaulding

Providence Journal
March 30
Hold RI strip club owners accountable - op-ed by Professor Donna Hughes

Providence Journal
March 29
URI scientist sees no evidence the Gulf Stream is slowing down

April 11 Spring Splash Fashion Show: Fashion in the 401

April 12 GSLIS Speed Networking Event

April 12 Young Alumni Service Day: Earth Day Cleanup at Save the Bay

April 13 Big City Lights: URI Dance Company’s Spring Recital

April 16 URI College of Continuing Education Job Fair

April 17–19, 24–27 URI Theatre On Stage: Chicago



The Science of Survival
Watch a teaser for the new URI/PBS documentary, then watch the whole program from April 10–19 on Rhode Island PBS


How You Can Benefit from LinkedIn
April 24
 Alumni living in the New York metropolitan area are invited to our Business After Hours event at LinkedIn’s NYC offices in the Empire State Building.

Day of Service — Kingston Campus Cleanup
April 26
Meet us for breakfast at the Alumni Center, then help with our spring campus cleanup.

Members Get Great Deals!
April 27
 Dues-paying members get the VIP treatment at our theatre outings. Next up is 42nd Street at the Ocean State Theatre Company, which includes a Q&A and private backstage tour.

champagneBreak out the Bubbly — It’s Time to Network!
April 29
The Alumni Association hosts a Champagne networking party at the Bubble Lounge in San Francisco.

Alumni Benefits
If you’re a URI alum, you’re entitled to all kinds of fantastic benefits — like these discounted rates on auto and home insurance from Liberty Mutual.

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