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October 15, 2015
Stramenopiles and Rhizaria and Alveolata. Oh My.
Researcher helping to build tree of life
Cultural Exchange
Fulbright scholar from Tunisia teaching Arabic at URI
Robots to the Rescue
Engineer to develop robots to aid in emergency evacuation
Writing Life
Student's first novel tackles sexuality, drugs, mental health
Standout Student Scientist
Nikkole Turgeon receives a unique scholarship from Rhode Island Blood Center

New York Times
Robert Leuci, 75, who exposed graft among fellow detectives in ’70s, dies (October 13)
Rhode Island Public Radio
Bottom Line: South Street Landing Update—Interview with David Dooley
(October 9)
Channel 12
Executive Suite: Interview with Annie De Groot
(October 8)
URI Professor Besio awarded $6 million grant for biomedical research (October 6)
Channel 10
URI students react to Oregon shooting (October 2)
Warwick Beacon
Coming full circle: Angie gives back to science program that changed her life (October 1)

October 17
Tenth Annual Distinguished Achievement Awards
October 27
Honors Colloquium:
The Science of Laughter
October 15–24
URI Theatre presents
In the Next Room
October 18
Be. 5k for mental health awareness, suicide prevention
October 28
Brain-Machine Interfacing—Hype or Reality?
November 2
Panel: State of Urban
Rhode Island
November 7
Steve Martin and Martin Short at the Ryan Center
Homecoming Weekend 2015
October 16–18 It's finally here! Are you ready for Rhodyville? Register today.
Global Month of Service
November 1–30 Give back to your community by showing your Rhody Pride!
Legacy Luncheon
November 7 Join URI Legacy families for a pre-game luncheon before cheering on the Rams vs. the Villanova Wild Cats
Diving Behind the Scenes at Mystic Aquarium
November 7 Explore Mystic on a behind-the-scenes tour with local alums
SAA 30th Anniversary Reunion
November 14 Celebrate the Student Alumni Association's 30th anniversary with a day of special events!
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