Events

Friday, February 28

Big Chill Weekend

The Alumni Association's Annual Scholarship Big Chill Weekend approaches! We're pulling out all the stops for our signature fundraising event, from exciting...

Frances Whitehead Visiting Artist Public Exhibit

Distinguished Visiting Artist, Frances Whitehead, will have an exhibit of her previous work available to the public from Monday 2/17 through Friday 2/28 in...

Group Exercise Classes

Try a new exercise class on Campus Rec's Spring Session 1 (Jan 22 - Mar 7) Group Exercise Schedule! Classes include Spin, Body Pump, Yoga, Pilates, TRX...

Library Lobby Display: African American Civil Rights  Before and Beyond: Inspiring Insights and Stories Yes, There’s An App For That!

Known as the “Father of Black History” Dr. Carter G. Woodson (1875-1950) established Negro History week in February 1926 to recognize the many contributions...

Pizza Lunch with Dr. Elphick

Dr. Elphick is this week's BES speaker, talking about the effects of sea level rise on saltmarsh birds. Students are welcome to have pizza lunch with Dr....

NSBE's King of the Court Basketball Tournament

A 3 vs 3 basketball tournament sponsored by the National Society of Black Engineers that includes a Grand Prize of $300. Teams will play a single elimination...

Conference: Voices Carry: Embody the Change

All URI Students, Faculty and Staff are invited to: Voices Carry: Embody the Change The Office of Community, Equity, and Diversity's "Inclusion Project" is...

Providence Gallery: KUJIFUNZA Africa Teacher Foundation Exhibit, Jan 20-Feb 28 2014

Reception Feb 5 has been rescheduled for Feb 26, 5:30-7:30 Event includes a film presentation and African Dance and Drumming Performance In Celebration of...

Quattro Chi@cchiere (Italian Conversation Hour)

Venite a parlare italiano!Enjoy some Italian Conversation! Open to all levels of Italian learners and speakers.

Spanish Conversation Hour

Open to all. A great opportunity to polish your Spanish language skills, regardless of your level of mastery.

BES Seminar

“Conservation in an era of climate change: Can we save saltmarsh birds as the oceans rise?” Dr. Chris Elphick, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department,...

Forensic Seminar

Investigative law expert, Marc Tobias, ”Locks and Lie Detectors as well as Investigations from the Perspective of a Lawyer.”

International Women’s Day Celebration

URI's 2nd annual celebration includes opening remarks by URI President David M. Dooley and College of Arts & Sciences Dean Winnie Brownell followed by two...

URI International Students Coffee Hour

Coffee hours are a chance to come and connect with great people while creating new memories!

Marijuana and Rhode Island: The Future of Cannabis Laws in the Ocean State

This event will feature a discussion and Q&A session regarding The Marijuana Regulation, Control, and Taxation Act. This legislation, if passed, would make...

Show Up and Show Out

A food AND art showcase including multicultural cusine (African, Hispanic, Middle Eastern) and other forms of expression including but not limited to...

On Stage: Crimes of the Heart

Down in Mississippi three sisters must "learn how to get through these real bad days" from the past to a future. Beth Henley's very funny, very touching...

Friday, February 28