Events

Saturday, October 21

APS New England Section Meeting

APS New England Section Meeting

The New England Section of the American Physical Society organizes two main meetings annually - a Fall meeting and a Spring meeting. Both meetings are held...

The 95 Club  
Alumni and Family Weekend 2017

Alumni and Family Weekend 2017

We’ve turned two great, separate events (Homecoming and Family Weekend) into one big URI family gathering, now called Alumni and Family Weekend! We want...

Kingston Campus  
School Garden Conference

School Garden Conference 8:30am

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE This full-day conference will bring educators, school administrators, Cooperative Extension volunteers, gardeners, parents and others...

URI Kingston Campus  
Get your Rhody Gear!- URI Campus Store

Get your Rhody Gear!- URI Campus Store 9am

Check out the newest selection of URI t-shirts, hooded fleece, sweatpants and jerseys in an assortment of colors, styles and sizes. If clothing isn’t what...

URI Campus Store  
Harrington School Homecoming Booth

Harrington School Homecoming Booth 9am

The Harrington school will have a booth at Rhodyville during Alumni and Family Weekend 2017. Play games, win prizes and enter a raffle. A great stop before...

Plains Road Parking Lot, Corner of Tootell Ave. and W. Alumni Ave  
Oliver Watson House Tours & Horse-Drawn Wagon Ride

Oliver Watson House Tours & Horse-Drawn... 9am

FALL INTO a free Hayride to the Oliver Watson House Museum to learn about the history of URI! Horse-drawn wagons will take you from Rhodyville to the...

Watson House  
Rhodyville

Rhodyville 9am

The URI Alumni Association is putting together all the ingredients for a perfect pre-game party, from the kid-thrilling Family Fun Zone to Spirit Stations...

Plains Road Parking Lot, Corner of Tootell Ave. and W. Alumni Ave.  
School Gardens Conference Keynote: Fertile Ground for Cultural Exchange

School Gardens Conference Keynote: Fertile... 9am

Author Patricia Klindienst will share stories of the ethnic and immigrant American gardeners and farmers who inspired her book, The Earth Knows My Name. She...

Avedisian Hall (Pharmacy), Room 170  
Peckham Farm Tour

Peckham Farm Tour 10am

All students, alumni, families, and community members are invited for a tour of our animal farm guided by our bright Animal Science students. Meet our...

Peckham Farm /Animal Ctr (Main Bldg.)  
Women's Lacrosse vs. University of New Hampshire

Women's Lacrosse vs. University of New Hampshire 11am

Be the ultimate fan and support the URI Women's Lacrosse team as they take on University of New Hampshire!

Soccer Field/Lacrosse Field  
Women's Rugby vs. University of Massachusetts Amherst

Women's Rugby vs. University of Massachusetts... 11am

Be the ultimate fan and support the URI Women's Rugby team as they take on University of Massachusetts Amherst!

Rugby Field  
URI Ram Marching Band, Brian Cardany, director: URI v Elon

URI Ram Marching Band, Brian Cardany, director:... 11:30am

The University of Rhode Island Ram Marching Band is a strong representative for URI Athletics, the Department of Music, and the University as a whole. The...

Meade Stadium  
Homecoming Game: URI Football vs Elon

Homecoming Game: URI Football vs Elon 12pm

Rhode Island Football takes on Elon for 2017 Homecoming/URI Family Day at Meade Stadium.

Meade Stadium  
Post Game Reception

Post Game Reception 3pm

Join us in the Memorial Union Lounge for a post game reception which includes free snacks, URI tokens, and printed family photos. Rhody the Ram, the URI...

Memorial Union  
Young Alumni Homecoming Social

Young Alumni Homecoming Social 3pm

Join URI graduates from the last ten years for a post-Family and Alumni Weekend game social at Whaler’s Brewery on Saturday, October 21 from 3 to 5 p.m. ...

Whalers Brewing Company  
Men's Ice Hockey vs. Liberty University

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Liberty University 4pm

Be the ultimate fan and support the URI Men's Ice Hockey Team as they take on Liberty University!

Boss Arena  
University Artist Series: Masterclass:  Hub New Music

University Artist Series: Masterclass: Hub New... 4pm

Hub New Music, the intrepid young new music ensemble from Boston is in residence at the University of Rhode Island working with student composers. This...

Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall  
Men's Swimming vs. University of Maine

Men's Swimming vs. University of Maine 6pm

Be the ultimate fan and support the URI Men's Swimming team as they take on the University of Maine!

Tootell Aquatic Center  
Legacy Family Reception: An Evening with Whoopi Goldberg

Legacy Family Reception: An Evening with Whoopi... 6:30pm

Details: If you are a student or alum whose parent, guardian, grandparent, or sibling is a URI graduate, you’re part of the URI Legacy–– and you’re invited...

The Ryan Center, Alumni Lounge  
URI Men's Soccer vs Fordham

URI Men's Soccer vs Fordham 7pm

Rhode Island Men's Soccer takes on Fordham at the URI Soccer Complex.

URI Soccer Complex  
Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl

Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl 7:30pm

Sarah Ruhl's Eurydice explores the mythological Greek story of Orpheus and his wife, Eurydice. Told through Eurydice's unique perspective, we experience her...

URI Fine Arts Center, J Studio  
An Evening with Whoopi Goldberg

An Evening with Whoopi Goldberg 8pm

The University of Rhode Island Student Entertainment Committee (SEC), URI Alumni & Family Weekend Committee and Spectra by Comcast Spectacor are pleased to...

Ryan Center  
University Artist Series: Concert Hub New Music

University Artist Series: Concert Hub New Music 8pm

Hub New Music, the intrepid young new music ensemble from Boston is in residence at the University of Rhode Island working with student composers and giving...

Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall  

Saturday, October 21