Events

Thursday, October 26

2017 Ocean State Writing Conference

2017 Ocean State Writing Conference

For the past ten years the Ocean State Writing Conference has brought accomplished, award-winning writers to the campus of the University of Rhode Island for...

Swan Hall  
Flexible career styles in 21st Century higher education

Flexible career styles in 21st Century higher... 8:30am

Work-Life Committee: Special interest to administrators, deans, and department chairs. The case for faculty flexibility has been convincingly made, with one...

Multicultural Student Services Center, 201  
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  
Flexible career styles in 21st Century higher education: Academic Paths in a Gig Economy.

Flexible career styles in 21st Century higher... 10:30am

“Careers in 21st Century Higher Education: Academic Paths in a Gig Economy.” Of special interest to graduate students. The academic workforce has changed...

Multicultural Student Services Center, 201  
“Part-time Tenure Track Practices at URI?

“Part-time Tenure Track Practices at URI? 11:30am

“Part-time Tenure Track Practices at URI?” An informal working session lunch for those who are interested in exploring the implementation of this practice at...

Multicultural Student Services Center, 201  
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  
Study Abroad Information Session

Study Abroad Information Session 12pm

Interested in participating in studying, interning or conducting research abroad or at another instititution in the US? It's never too early to start...

Memorial Union, Atrium 2  
URI Department of Music Convocation 8, Susan Thomas & Joseph Parillo, coordinators

URI Department of Music Convocation 8, Susan... 12:30pm

The URI Department of Music presents weekly concerts featuring faculty, students and special guests, with discussions. Programs subject to change, please...

Fine Arts Center, Concert Hall  
Escalation Workshop

Escalation Workshop 2pm

In response to the death of their daughter Yeardley Love at the hands of her abuser, two parents started the One Love Foundation aimed at educating campuses...

Memorial Union, Atrium 1  
Faculty Career Flexibility: Keynote Address

Faculty Career Flexibility: Keynote Address 2pm

Keynote Address: The “Faculty Life Course: Policies and Practices That Promote Faculty Engagement and Success.” A faculty community conversation about the...

Multicultural Student Services Center  
Safe Zone Workshop

Safe Zone Workshop 2pm

Safe Zones are 2-hour workshops on topics affecting the LGBTQA+ community. During the week of Safe Zone Blitz, workshops will run twice per day – once from...

Gender & Sexuality Center, Multipurpose Room  
Interviewing Tips & Strategies for Graduate Students

Interviewing Tips & Strategies for Graduate... 4pm

Learn strategies to effectively and confidently communicate your experience and education in phone, Skype and in person interiews!

Pharmacy- Paramaz Avedisian ’54 Hall, 207  
Landscape Architecture Lecture Series

Landscape Architecture Lecture Series 7pm

John Amodeo, Principal, CRJA-IBI Group, Boston will speak about "The Christian Science Plaza: Bringing an Iconic Mid-Century Urban Plaza Into the Present". ...

Richard E. Beaupre Center for Chemical & Forensic Sciences , 105A  
Safe Zone Workshop

Safe Zone Workshop 7pm

Safe Zones are 2-hour workshops on topics affecting the LGBTQA+ community. During the week of Safe Zone Blitz, workshops will run twice per day – once from...

Gender & Sexuality Center, Multipurpose Room  
Convo Night

Convo Night 7:30pm

Every Thursday a Gender and Sexuality Center Staff member hosts a roundtable discussion about a topic germane to the community.

Gender & Sexuality Center, Conference Room  

Thursday, October 26