Events

Wednesday, October 2

Art Exhibition: Through The Eyes Of Africa...

New Art Exhibit at Africana Studies - Through The Eyes Of Africa is a photographic journey through South Africa by award-winning photographer and Com Studies...

Diversity Week: Historical Representation of Minorities: Constructing Minority Groups

Facilitated by Dr. Joëlle Rollo Koster, Dr. Rosie Pegueros, Dr. Evelyn Sterne, and Dr. Alan Verskin, History. Co-sponsored by the Center for the...

Diversity Week: Multicultural Transformation of a Course in Developmental Psychology: Lessons Learned

Facilitated by Dr. Margaret Rogers, Psychology; and Taryn Aldrich, Human Development and Family Studies. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over...

Feinstein Providence Campus Gallery: Keeping the Peace: One Person at a Time

Exhibit: URI Providence Campus Library windows, October 1-31. Featuring the work of the late (Sister) Corita Kent, the late Christian Corbat, Dido (Rev....

Providence Campus Exhibit: Gilding the Shoestrings II

Urban Arts and Culture Program Presents David T Howard Gilding the Shoestrings II: A Sabbatical Costume Exhibit, October 1-31 Gallery Night Reception:...

Diversity Week: Music, Subcultures, and Diversity: Genre and the Construction of Identities

Facilitated by Dr. Ian Reyes and Dr. Marilda Oviedo, Communication Studies. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over 65 workshops to stimulate...

Diversity Week: Spanish Heritage Speakers’ Experiences in the Classroom

Discussion facilitated by Dr. Zoila Castro and Dr. Susana de los Heros, Languages. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over 65 workshops to...

Diversity Week: Choral Music

Choral Music Among the Nyanja People of Mozambique. Facilitated by Music Professor Mark Conley.

Diversity Week: Diversity in Literary and Cultural Studies

Facilitated by Dr. Ryan Trimm, Dr. Kathleen Davis, Dr. Naomi Mandel, and Dr. Gina Valentino, English. Co-sponsored by the Center for the Humanities. The...

RAKs "N" Stress

Learn how Random Acts of Kindness (RAKs) can be Stress Relievers

Diversity Week: Presenters’ Lunch

Facilitated by Dean Winifred Brownell and Associate Dean Patricia Morokoff, College of Arts and Sciences. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over...

Diversity Week: Crazy Like Us: The Relationship between Psychology and Culture

Facilitated by Dr. Jasmine Mena, Psychology. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over 65 workshops to stimulate your mind, rethink your...

Diversity Week: URI Sees the World Through the Camera

Student Filmmakers Overseas: A discussion facilitated by Dr. Rebecca Romanow, Film Media; Roy Bergstrom, Media and Technology Services; and Dr. ...

Diversity Week: Learning by Doing in Mexico and Italy

Study Abroad, a session facilitated by Dr. Rosaria Pisa, Sociology. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over 65 workshops to stimulate your mind,...

Diversity Week: Telling the Story of Ethnic, Racial and Religious Diversity in Rhode Island

A discussion facilitated by Prof. John Pantalone, Journalism. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over 65 Workshops to stimulate your mind, rethink...

Diversity Week: African and American: Narratives from the Motherland and New England

Facilitated by Dr. Vanessa Quainoo, Communication Studies and Africana Studies and students from COM333/AAF333 class. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week...

Diversity Week: Chinese Tea Ceremony and Tasting

Presentation on Non-verbal Communication in China facilitated by Dr. Shumin Li, Xiaoyan Hu , Yue Wu , Dr. Wayne He, Confucius Institute; and URI students...

RCR Seminar - "Mentoring (Responsibilities and Relationships)"

Speaker: John Merrill, Ph.D. Professor at the Graduate School of Oceanography The Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Seminar Series will give graduate...

Spanish Club

Everyone is invited to join our club (current and former students of Spanish of all levels, and anyone in general who has an interest in the Spanish Language...

Diversity Week: On Integrating the Diverse Cultures of STEM for Interdisciplinary Research and Education

Facilitated by Dr. Joan Peckham, Computer Science; and Dr. Caroline Gottschalk Druschke, Writing and Rhetoric. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring...

Diversity Week: Understanding Diversity Through Music

Facilitated by Prof. Ann Danis, Dr. Lesa Terry and Prof. Joe Parillo, Music. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week featuring over 65 workshops to stimulate...

Beginning Chinese for Adults

This is a 8-week course designed for adults to learn basic Chinese language skills and conversations. During the course, students wil be given an overview of...

Community CPR & AED Adult

This course trains lay responders to overcome any reluctance to act in emergency situations and to recognize and care for life-threatening respiratory or...

Diversity Week: Minority Women in the US: Making a Difference

A discussion facilitated by Dr. Ping Xu, Political Science and Gender and Women Studies; Dr. Katrin Jomaa, Political Science and Philosophy; Dr. Rosie...

Diversity Week: Through the Eyes of Africa: Photographs of South Africa (Reception and Exhibit)

Featuring Guest Artist, Dr. Stephen Wood, Communication Studies. Facilitated by Dr. Vanessa Quainoo, Africana Studies. The 17th Annual URI Diversity Week...

Composting 101: Learn fundamentals of backyard composting

Composting is a practical way of keeping organic waste out of landfills while lowering greenhouse gas emissions associated with waste management practices. ...

Student Senate: Academic Affairs

The Academic Affairs committee is focused on academic student life. Some issues the committee deals with include educational standards & requirements,...

Diversity Week: Chinese Calligraphy Demonstration

Facilitated by Dr. Shumin Li, Xiaoyan Hu , Yue Wu , Dr. Wayne He, Confucius Institute; and URI students from the Confucius Institute The 17th Annual URI...

Diversity Week: You’ve Come a Long Way Baby: Women’s Hard Won Gains

A discussion facilitated by Prof. Bryna Wortman, Theatre; Dr. Donna Hughes, Gender & Women Studies; and Danielle Sanfilippo, English. The 17th Annual URI...

IEP Night at the ELLC

The International Engineering Program (IEP) visits the Freshman Engineering Living/Learning Community. New engineers: Learn about the IEP, what it's all...

Mercury

Mercury is a discussion group that considers the fluidity of sexuality and gender identity and how it may change over a person's life.

Campus Affairs Committee Meeting

The Campus Affairs committee is focused on campus issues such as safety, student rights, parking, on-campus shuttles, disability services, housing and...

Student Senate General Meeting

A weekly general meeting open to the public where you can be heard at open forum and senators discuss issues and vote on bills

"In Darkness" Film Screening

URI Hillel, The Student Entertainment Committee, and The Harrington School are co-sponsoring an event during Diversity Week!The film is called In Darkness,...

Diversity Week: Triple Decker

Triple Decker. A performance and discussion featuring Marc Levitt, writer and storyteller; Song Heng, Chris Turner, Phil Edmonds, Carlos de Leon, Obuamah...

Rhode Island Women's Volleyball vs. Brown

Rhode Island home women's volleyball match. Admission is free.

Sigma Chi Derby Days - Movie Night

Come watch Animal House over in Edwards Auditorium! Admission is $5 at the door or $3 if you wear a toga!

Wednesday, October 2