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November 6, 2014
URI Engineering Bond
A Pledge of Support
FM Global pledges $1 million to URI engineering facility
And the Recipients Are...
URI presents Distinguished Achievement Awards
New Courses for a Changing Industry
URI offers MBA with health care management focus
Creating a Pattern for Success
URI professor wins prestigious grant to launch cervical cancer prevention campaign in West Africa using storytelling cloth
One More Time
URI team takes first place in minority business competition

A Slice of Family Tradition
The Fontaine family gathered to make their new scholarship official—and to make their signature pies
Providence Journal
"All R.I. bond referendums sail to approval by wide margins" (November 4)
Rhode Island Public Radio
“URI to lead seafloor research examining historic climate changes” (October 24)
SO Rhode Island
“The cutting edge of science” – cover story on URI science professors (November issue)
South County Independent
“Let the music play: WRIU turns 75” (October 30)
Channel 12 Eyewitness News
“Threat of Lyme disease increasing along with tick population” (October 20)

November 7–9
Family Weekend
November 12–December 2
2014 Honors Colloquium on Cybersecurity and Privacy winds up with three powerhouse speakers
November 13–23
URI Theatre presents: Avenue Q
November 17–21
International Education Week
November 17–21
Trans* Awareness Week
November 20
Lecture: "Exercise is Medicine: Integrating Exercise into Health Care" – presented by Carol Garber, renowned exercise physiologist

Belly Up to Fat Belly's
November 12 Graduates and students of the College Student Personnel program are invited to a reunion at Fat Belly's Pub in Providence
Women's Perspectives, in Providence
November 20 Panel Discussion: "Perspectives of Women in the Middle East and South Asia," presented by URI Alumni Association Women's Council for Development and the URI Women's Center
Network with the ACN
December 4 Speed Networking: Get Connected and Stay Connected!
A VIP Event in DC
December 7 Exclusive Smithsonian Exhibit: Beyond Bollywood  |  news  |  athletics  |  giving
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