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January 5, 2017
“Medieval
Driven to Perform
URI business team takes first place in national marketing challenge
Sea Scholars
URI grads selected for NOAA marine policy fellowship
Labor of Love
Professor wins national award for largest sewing pattern collection in the world
Thinking Bigger
First class graduates from URI's online RN to BS program
Going Green for the Gold
URI residence hall, fitness center earn LEED Gold certifications from U.S. Green Building Council
Green Hall with Sunset, jkova
Thanks for Sharing!
Take a look at some of the amazing campus photos you took and shared on social media in 2016.
Japan Today
Fish oil during pregnancy reduces baby's asthma risk (January 1)
News India Times
URI professor working to protect U.S. soldiers and civilians (December 30)
Narragansett Times
Friends of Animals challenges DEM on mute swans (December 29)
Portland Press Herald
Passion for sewing patterns puts University of Rhode Island on the map (December 26)
Popular Science
For this deep-sea archaeologist, finding the Titanic at the bottom of the sea was just the start (December 23)
Providence Business News
State gives URI Institute for Integrated Health and Innovation $700K grant (December 22)
January 8
Track and Field Clinic for Kids
January 12
Men's Basketball vs. LaSalle
January 12
R.I. Business Plan Competition Workshop
January 14
R.I. High School Jazz Festival
January 25
URI's 125th Anniversary Kickoff on the Quad
January 27
Hugfest: A celebration of the life of Thomas Hug
February 11
Mat Franco at the Ryan Center
March 11
Master Gardeners 2017 Gardening Symposium
ACN Meet-and-Greet
January 18 Learn about URI's Alumni of Color Network and get advice from our career advisor.
GW vs. URI Game Watch
January 31 Meet us at Heavy Seas Alehouse, Baltimore, for game-time food and fun as URI Men's Basketball takes on George Washington.
Big Chill Weekend 2017
February 2 Chill at the Lounge • February 3 Craft Beer Tasting; A Toast to Big Chill • February 4 Breakfast Among the Stars; Big Chill 125th Anniversary Gala.
URI vs. Davidson Reception and Game
February 3 Join URI Athletic Director Thorr Bjorn for pre-game fun at Davidson before URI Men's Basketball takes on the Wildcats.
A Magical Event
February 11 Enjoy a member-exclusive reception before America's Got Talent winner and magician Mat Franco '10 performs in Kingston.

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