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News from URI
March 3, 2016
Sailing Team
Counting Their Chickens
Students win regional animal science competition
Small Stuff is Big Here
Molecular biology program fastest growing major on campus
Lifetime Achievement
Providence mayor to receive diversity award
World Stage
URI Big Band to play at Newport Jazz Festival—again
GSO student creates marine science blog
Theatre Production
URI Theatre production illumninates the realities of adolescence and explores events surrounding the April 1999 Columbine High School massacre.
Spring Crocus
Youth Today
Giving foster youth a chance at college (March 1)
Wacky winter weather confounds plants and animals (February 29)
Philadelphia Tribune
Cuttino Mobley to be honored as an Atlantic 10 Legend (February 27)
CBS Boston
URI engineer develops sensors to detect explosives (February 23)
Providence Business News
Endowed career fund for URI business students created by alumni couple (February 19)
East Greenwich Pendulum
EG native releases children's book about Rhody Ram (February 19)
Attleboro Sun Chronicle
North Attleboro man meets URI lifesavers (February 17)
Art Exhibit
March 3
Men's basketball vs. UMass
March 3–6
URI Theatre presents columbinus
March 3–16
March concerts
March 3–31
Exhibit: Women Artists Having Their Say
March 4–5
Student-led diversity conference
March 5
Gardening with a Purpose
March 18
Journalism conference
March 31
Israeli gay rights activist to speak
URI in NYC: Student Leader Alumni Reunion

March 8 Join past URI student leaders at Slainte in NYC.

URI in NYC: Let’s Grab Lunch

March 9 Enjoy a lunchtime pizza social at Naples 45 in Midtown East or Co. in Chelsea.

URI in NYC: Rush Hour Midtown Meetup

March 9 Get together with fellow alums after work at Ainsworth Midtown. 

A-10 Pregame Receptions

Dates and Times TBD Meet up with Rhody fans at 200 Fifth Restaurant and Sports Bar before the 2016 Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Championship games.

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