Events

Tuesday, October 17

Get your Flu Shot!

Get your Flu Shot! 9am

Staff, faculty, and students are eligible to participate in a flu shot clinic. Be sure to bring your URI ID and Insurance Card. No appointment needed!

Memorial Union, Atrium 1  
Providence Campus Arts and Culture: "Through The Looking Glass"

Providence Campus Arts and Culture:... 9am

URI Providence Campus Arts and Culture Program Presents: Christopher Thomas: Through The Looking Glass, October 2-31 Gallery Night Reception: October 19,...

Feinstein Providence , Galleries  
EFNEP Nutrition Education Series

EFNEP Nutrition Education Series 9:30am

Cooking, exercise and nutrition education for income eligible parents.

West Warwick HEZ Hub  
AIFS Information Booth

AIFS Information Booth 10am

Stop by to learn about AIFS Study Abroad, discuss program options, courses or just to chat about study abroad in general with an AIFS alumni.

Memorial Union  
Inflatables on the Quad!

Inflatables on the Quad! 12pm

Join the Student Alumni Association at our annual "Inflatbles on the Quad" to celebrate homecoming week, complete with cotton candy and popcorn. URI ROTC and...

Quad  
Locater, by Max Van Pelt

Locater, by Max Van Pelt 12pm

Artist Max Van Pelt's mixed media paintings on paper and hybrid installations navigate the geometries of architectural, environmental and emotional space....

Fine Arts Center, Main Gallery  
These Hands Don't Hurt - Bystander Intervention Booth

These Hands Don't Hurt - Bystander Intervention... 12pm

For Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the URi-STANDers will be hosting a booth in the Memorial Union to raise awareness on domestic violence. Come take the...

Memorial Union, Booth 1  
Leading HR Executive: The Changing World of Higher Education

Leading HR Executive: The Changing World of... 2pm

UPDATE: Presentation scheduled for Nov. 20 at 3 p.m. Thank you! The University and the College of Business Administration is honored to hear from Fred...

Ballentine Hall, LAN Conference Room, 363  
SciWrite@URI Writing Boot Camp

SciWrite@URI Writing Boot Camp 2pm

Need to get caught up on some writing tasks you’ve been procrastinating on? Have some manuscripts or proposals or a thesis/dissertation chapter that need to...

Coastal Institute, 200  
Introduction to Finding Social Science Research Data - Search Savvy Seminar

Introduction to Finding Social Science Research... 3pm

Presented by: Harrison Dekker, Associate Professor, Data Services Librarian, University Libraries Part of the University Libraries Search Savvy Seminar series.

Carothers Library, 142  
Women's Center Open House

Women's Center Open House 3pm

A welcome back of all and an introduction of the new Women's Center Director, Dr. Penny Rosenthal. Light refreshments will be provided.

Women's Center, Library  
URI MBA Information Session

URI MBA Information Session 4pm

URI offers a variety of AACSB accredited MBA programs to fit your needs. Choose from the One Year MBA in Strategic Innovation or an Evening Part Time...

Ballentine Hall, Room 347  
NABA: PwC Resume Workshop

NABA: PwC Resume Workshop 5pm

National Association of Black Accountants is bring PwC partners to help URI students with tips and advice on their resume.

Pharmacy- Paramaz Avedisian ’54 Hall, 170  
NOAA Hollings Scholarship Info Session

NOAA Hollings Scholarship Info Session 5pm

NOAA Hollings Scholarship Information Session will be held at 5:00 pm on Tuesday, October 17th in CBLS 252. A total of 23 URI students have been awarded...

Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences, 252  
Preparing All the Gardens for Winter

Preparing All the Gardens for Winter 5pm

Interested in expanding your gardening knowledge? The URI Master Gardener Program is pleased to offer FREE educational services statewide to the general public.

Seekonk Public Library, 410 Newman Ave, Seekonk, Massachusetts 02771  
Energy and Environment Alumni Panel

Energy and Environment Alumni Panel 6pm

Interested in a career in energy and the environment? Join us for a panel discussion with Alumni from Coastal and Science & Energy Fellowship...

Coastal Institute, Weaver Auditorium  
Purple Rock Campaign

Purple Rock Campaign 6pm

The Purple Rock campaign intends to bring the community together by creating and receiving empowering messages and raising awareness about the realities of...

 
Water Safety Instructor Course

Water Safety Instructor Course 6pm

Prerequisites: Students who successfully complete the course will be able to teach American Red Cross swimming lessons. Absence from any of the classes will...

Tootell Aquatic Center  
Honors Colloquium: Origins: Life, The Universe and Everything

Honors Colloquium: Origins: Life, The Universe... 7pm

The topic of ‘origins’ will be explored in 2017 Honors Colloquium and will include speakers whose work pursues answers to these important questions. Please...

Edwards Auditorium  
URI Jazz Combos, Joseph Parillo, director

URI Jazz Combos, Joseph Parillo, director 7:30pm

See URI Jazz students at their best, in an intimate setting of small ensembles.

Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall  
FREE Movie Showing: Spider-man Homecoming

FREE Movie Showing: Spider-man Homecoming 8:15pm

URI SEC Presents a free movie showing of Spider-man Homecoming! With free popcorn!

Quinn Hall, Auditorium  

Tuesday, October 17