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April 30, 2015
URI Donkeys
Going Places
Grad student awarded Fulbright grant to teach English in South Korea
Oozeball Anniversary
Student Alumni Association celebrates 25th anniversary of mud volleyball
Philosophy of Giving
Alumna leaves $1 million bequest to support alma mater, Redwood Library
Next Stop: South Africa
Senior wins fellowship to study emergency medicine in South Africa
Go-To Grads
Graduates of growing URI pharmaceutical sciences program being hired by major firms
Class of '65 Memories
Commencement is just around the corner, and the Class of '65 will be celebrating their 50th Class Reunion. Cynthia Davis Sculco '65 reflects on the importance of giving back. If you're a member of the Class of '65, you can register for your reunion here and make your reunion gift here.
Oil Spill
Broadway World
Royal Ontario Museum to open Generations photography exhibit (April 23)
Time Magazine
What caused the worst oil spill in American history? (April 20)
Westerly Sun
Five years in, ocean management plan deemed a success (April 17)
Warwick Beacon
It was survival of the fittest this winter (April 16)
National Geographic
Volcanic eruption that changed the world marks 200th anniversary (April 10)
Sports Illustrated
URI volleyball player meets woman whose life she saved (April 8)
Spring Splash
May 1
Spring Fashion Show
May 2
Run with the Rams to benefit Coaches vs. Cancer
May 4 and 6
Open house for Biotechnology Manufacturing Program
May 5
Free tour of the Inner Space Center
May 6
Grand opening for Gender and Sexuality Center
May 9
East Farm Spring Festival
May 16–17
Class of '65 50th Reunion
May 15-17 Members of the class of 1965 are invited to a special Rhody Reunion Weekend.
Legacy Family Brunch
May 16 Celebrate families who have decades of URI graduates at this year's Legacy Brunch.
Rocky Hill, CT: Managing Your Career Networking Event
May 20 Keep your career on track with help from an alumni career advisor at Wood-n-Tap Bar & Grill.
Grapes & Grain
June 6 Don't miss the sixth annual Evening of Grapes & Grain fundraiser for URI Women's Athletics.
Golf Tournament
June 8 Join the URI community in supporting student scholarships by golfing for a good cause.
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