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February 5, 2015
Fast-Acting Pharmacist
URI pharmacy alumna takes life-saving action to help customer suffering allergic reaction
Reaching and Teaching Teachers
URI education professor and students to help launch online class to Kenyan teachers
All Systems Go
URI researchers to develop ‘smart city’ sensor network based on human nervous system
Plaintain Panache
Haitian-born artist displays plantain-inspired art on URI’s Providence campus
Super Seismic Study
URI geologist to use seismic data to understand formation of massive underwater geological feature in Pacific
Let It Rain
URI joins Northeast Climate Hub to help farmers adapt to climate change

Dialed In
The snowy weather isn't stopping URI student callers from starting the Spring Student Phonathon. With nearly 50 students calling alumni and parents from across the country to share news from campus, update alumni records, and rally support for the Fund for URI, we're hoping you'll take the call!

Westerly Sun
URI professor says Cubans are eager for new ventures (January 25)
Public Radio of Armenia
Genocide Education Project establishes course at URI (January 28)
Channel 12
Rhode Island could see more nuisance flooding (January 23)
Channel 6
URI professor returns from Cuba (January 23)
Providence Business News
Polaris to focus on small biz (January 24)

February 8
Chinese New Year music and dance featuring Boston's Foremost Art Troupe
February 12
Landscape Architecture Series: "Divergent Paths and Common Themes"
February 19–March 1
URI Theatre presents Arthur Miller's All My Sons
February 24–March 11
French film festival
First Tuesday of the Month
Free tours of the GSO's Inner Space Center (next tour Tuesday, March 3)
March 26
20,000 Voices—community-building conference. Keynote speaker Mark Lamont Hill

Coming to a City Near You: Big Thinkers Series
Big Thinkers Series: Shaping the Future – Find out about the latest URI advancements and future plans during an evening with URI President David M. Dooley 
February 8:
Naples, FL
February 19: Phoenix
February 20: San Diego
February 21: Los Angeles
February 23: San Francisco
Webinar: “Relaunching Your Career”
February 10 Get back in the game with career advice and helpful resources from Lisa Ferns ’92, M.S. ’98
Big Chill Headed to RI
March 5–8 Register today for Big Chill Weekend and support URI student scholarships!
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