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July 21, 2016
“Surfers”
Health Leader
Health expert, researcher from Tennessee will lead new College of Health Sciences
Uncertain Season for Sharks
Researcher worries shark fishermen may capture his research subjects, asks that they be released
Storms are Brewing
Scientist plays key role in hurricane forecasting
Living Language
Students participate in eight-week residential summer immersion program in Chinese
Campus Vigil
Teaching Peace  At URI, coming together to share knowledge is what we do.
Gypsy Moth
Rhode Island Monthly
The oceanographer who figured out the Salty Brine explosion (July 2016)
WPRI Channel 12
Dozens attend vigil at vandalized Muslim community center (July 16)
Providence Journal
Slater Fund offers $500,000 for new drug-discovery firm (July 14)
RI Public Radio
RIC, URI host community discussions around shootings in Dallas, Minnesota and Louisiana (July 12)
Providence Business News
Five questions with: Jeffrey Bratberg (July 11)
WJAR Channel 10
Next year's gypsy moth population could be worse (July 7)
Violin
Through July 31
Kingston Chamber Music Festival
July 22–24
South County Hot Air Balloon Festival
July 23
Urban Garden Series: Planning for Winter Crops
July 30–31
Providence Kennel Club Dog Show
July 29
Inner Space Center Tour
August 1–9
Rhode Island Army National Guard Leapfest
September 6
Comedian Chris D'Elia at the Ryan Center
Fenway Park
URI Night at Fenway
July 23 We're heading to Fenway this Saturday to cheer on the Sox against the Twins! Pregame BBQ and free bus transportation. 
URI Night at the PawSox
July 29 We're back for our annual PawSox night, featuring pregame BBQ, behind-the-scenes stadium tour, and special URI guests Athletic Director Thorr Bjorn and Baseball Coach Raphael Cerrato. PLUS Red Sox Hall-of-Famers Wade Boggs and Jim Rice! 
StoryWalk on the Quad with Rhody  August 10 Bring the kids for a StoryWalk and picnic with Rhody and children's author Kerri Lanzieri '97.
URI Night with Revolution Soccer  August 13 Join us to cheer on New England Revolution vs. Philadelphia Union, with pregame BBQ and visit from Rhody. 
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