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May 26, 2016
Hard Work With Heart
Landscape architecture alum, SMILE program build walkway at local school
World Wisdom
Students win Boren scholarships
Phenomenal Francophile
Engineering student wins award from French Consulate
Rock the Trail
Students create geology trail at Canonchet Farm
Teachers in Tow
Teachers join GSO research expedition to Georges Bank
URI Graduates
Commencement Highlights
Congratulations Class of 2016! Here are just a few of last weekend's memorable moments in Kingston.
URI Commencement
The Independent
Local resident will be honored for lifetime of criminal justice work (May 26)
Sail World
Eighteen teams set for Sperry Women's College Sailing National Finals (May 25)
Give back, help others, Justice Sonia Sotomayor tells college grads (May 23)
NBC Sports
Dan Hurley signs extension with Rhode Island (May 19)
The Independent
Caprio: Leave the ladder down, so others may follow (May 19)
4 surprising foods that affect your baby during and after pregnancy (May 16)
Block Island Times
URI master's student presents wind farm thesis (May 13)
May 28
Shade gardening workshop
June 3–5
RI Special Olympics
June 5
American Diabetes Association Tour de Cure
June 6–10
Metcalf Institue public
lecture series
June 11
An Evening of Grapes
and Grain
June 11
Urban Gardening Series
June 23–25
Ocean State Summer Writing Conference
July 30–31
Providence Kennel Club
Dog Show
Golden Grads
Golden Grad Weekend
June 3 Alums who graduated more than 50 years ago are invited to this annual celebration.
Alumni Association | Liberty Mutual Alumni Cup Scholarship Golf Tournament
June 13 The annual tournament at Quidnessett Country Club is a great day of golf for a great cause.
Brews and Bites at Engine Room in Mystic
June 16 Katharine Flynn, executive director of URI Business Engagement Center, joins alums in Mystic, Conn.
Alumni of Color Network Spring Social
June 16 Meet fellow alums in Providence for an evening of professional development and entrepreneurial advice. 
Member Exclusive Event: West Side Story at Theatre by the Sea
June 26 Register by June 13 for this lunch and matinee performance, exclusively for dues-paying members of the Alumni Association.
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