Events

Wednesday, February 27

Rhode Island's African-American Community: From the Colonial Period to the Present

Rhode Island's African-American Community: From... 9am

URI Providence Campus and the International Gallery for Heritage and Culture present "Rhode Island's African-American Community: From the Colonial Period to...

 
Internship Information Session

Internship Information Session 11am

For College of Business students only. Please sign up outside Room 315. Space is limited.

Ballentine Hall  
Wellness Clinic - Topic:  "Weed"

Wellness Clinic - Topic: "Weed" 11:30am

Join our Health Educators to learn the risks of smoking marijuana.

Memorial Union, Union Square  
Gender Empowerment Week

Gender Empowerment Week 12pm

A week of events focused on reflection, education and empowerment on issues of women, gender equality an related systemic impact. Events will be listed...

Women's Center  
"Half the Sky" Film Screening & Discussion

"Half the Sky" Film Screening &... 3pm

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide is a four-hour PBS prime-time documentary film and national broadcast event inspired by...

Women's Center, Library  
Black History Month: Films

Black History Month: Films 3pm

An African American film will be shown at 3 p.m. every Wednesday through the month of February. Films include “Africa, Straight Up,’’ “Traces of the Trade,’’...

Lippitt Hall, Room 102  
Water Safety Instructor Course

Water Safety Instructor Course 5pm

Students who successfully complete the course will be able to teach American Red Cross swimming lessons.

Tootell Aquatic Center  
Distinguished International Visiting Scholar Dacia Maraini: "From Convent to Brothel: Women's Writers"

Distinguished International Visiting Scholar... 5:30pm

Public Talk in English "From Convent to Brothel: Women's Writers" Ms. Dacia Maraini, an Italian writer, poet, journalist and scholar will be at the...

Lippitt Hall, Audotorium 402  
Women's Leadership Coalition

Women's Leadership Coalition 6pm

The Women's Center and its staff are seeking to re-vamp the Women's Leadership Coalition. In the past, this organization consisted of faculty, staff, and...

Women's Center, Library  
Campus Affairs Committee Meeting

Campus Affairs Committee Meeting 6:30pm

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

Memorial Union, 201  
A URI Join-In

A URI Join-In 8pm

InterVarsity[URI] presents a "join-in," URI style, to build medical kits for caregivers working with people living with AIDS in Swaziland. InterVarsity[URI]...

Multicultural Student Services Center, Hardge Forum  

Wednesday, February 27