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News from URI
October 9, 2014
Engineering Bond
Enhancing Innovation
Taco pledges $400,000 to support URI’s College of Engineering and Yes on 4
Here's To You, WRIU
As it marks 75 years, WRIU radio continues to attract loyal listeners to its varied, vibrant format
Testing RI Quake Scenarios
URI engineer conducts seismic tests of Scituate Reservoir dam to assess its integrity against earthquakes
URI Battles State Overdose Epidemic
URI pharmacy professors play key role in state effort to prevent narcotic overdoses
Engineering Video
Inside the College of Engineering
At the URI College of Engineering, we graduate students ready to shape the world through innovation and passion. Take a look!
Engineering Student
WJAR Channel 10
“Chafee, Dooley push for approval of URI engineering upgrade” (September 29)
Providence Journal
“Wildlife biologists searching for signs of black bears in R.I.” (October 6)
NBC News
“Paris-sized landslide may have doubled size of Japanese tsunami" – featuring study data from URI professor Stephan Grilli (October 2)
Providence Journal
“South Kingstown woman publishes book on quilting” (October 4)
WPRI Channel 12
“Zipcar service arrives at URI” (September 26)
URI Theatre
Through October 19
URI Theatre presents the Rhode Island premiere of Theresa Rebeck's Seminar, an edgy, contemporary comedy that was nominated for both Drama League and Outer Critics Circle Awards
October 14
Homeland Security official to speak at Honors Colloquium
October 14–16
URI Sustainability Week
October 16
Ebola Virus Public Seminar on Providence Campus

October 16
Rhody Madness, featuring hip hop star Ace Hood, kicks off URI Men's and Women's Basketball 2014–15 season
October 18, November 2
University Open House

October 25
Distinguished Achievement Awards
URI Homecoming
Membership Benefits at Brooks Brothers!
October 16, 2014 Brooks Brothers holds a one-day shopping event, and dues-paying members of the Alumni Association get 30% savings! Learn more here
Home Away From Homecoming
October 24, 2014 The Young Alumni Council hosts a West Coast-style Homecoming bash at Make Westing in Oakland, California
Class of 2014 Zero Year Reunion
October 24, 2014 Class of '14 alumni: Join the pre-Homecoming Weekend festivities at Blu on the Water in East Greenwich
Big Thinkers Series: Shaping the Future
November 1, 2014 President David M. Dooley speaks about URI's latest plans and achievements in Orlando, Florida
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