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News from URI
September 22, 2016
“Ship”
Engineering an Effective Vaccine
EpiVax to advance development of vaccine against flu virus with $600,000 federal grant
Currency Coaching
Researchers awarded $176,000 to study long-term impact of financial education
She Digs Sediment
Student awarded scholarship from American Geophysical Union for geology research
Offshore Classroom
Students join shark-tagging expedition to learn about shark migrations
RhodeWays Student
Trip of a Lifetime
Callie Tominsky '17 studied geology in Wyoming's Bighorn Basin this summer, thanks to a donor who wanted to make a difference.
Lily Beetle
Rhode Island Monthly
On the job with URI's pest patrol (September)
WPRI Channel 12
Explosives expert explains similarities, differences in weekend bombings (September 19)
The Independent
Backyard and Beyond: Caterpillars, drought deliver fall foliage uncertainties (September 17)
Providence Business News
Veterans look to reconnect as students (September 16)
RI Public Radio
Finally some hopeful news on income inequality
(September 16)
North Kingstown Patch
North Kingstown researcher named nurse midwife of the year (September 14)
WPRI Channel 12
Research ship Endeavor marks 40 years on the waves (September 10)
Diversity Week 2016
September 22–28
Diversity Week
September 25
Chinese Moon Festival
September 27
Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw: Race, Diversity and Education
September 23–December 9
Forensic Science Seminar Series
September 29
Women's soccer vs. Fordham
October 1
Saturdays at the Botanical Center: Succulent Propagation
October 1
An Evening with Jay Leno
October 13–23
URI Theatre presents Good People
October 18
URI 125: Make history on the Quadrangle
Yoga
URI in Boston: New Alumni and Young Professionals
September 29  Join guest alumni speakers from the Colleges of Business and Pharmacy for a night of networking.
Family Weekend: URI Legacy Pregame Luncheon
October 1 Enjoy lunch with fellow URI Legacy families before the Rams take on the Brown Bears.
Yoga on Tap
October 4 Focus on your well-being and join other alums in Charlotte, North Carolina, for a relaxing yoga class, followed by refreshments.
Insider's Food Tour
of Federal Hill

October 15 Go behind the scenes of Providence's popular bakeries and specialty food markets. Bring your appetite!
Homecoming Weekend
October 21–23 Meet us in Rhodyville—save the date!
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