Events

September 24 - October 23, 2018

Monday, September 24

Register to Vote

The URI Women's Center and the URI Democrats have partnered up to help you all register to vote. The countdown to register to vote begins! Come Register to...

BEING PEACE

URI Feinstein Providence Campus Arts and Culture Program Presents BEING PEACE Exhibit September 4-28, 2018 with a Gallery Night Reception on September...

Rhode Island Textile Innovation Network (RITIN) Launch

The Rhode Island Textile Innovation Network (RITIN) includes representatives from textile companies and the textile supply chain across the state. At this...

Diversity Week Program "Learn about the Middle East"

Everything you always wanted to know about the Middle East but were afraid to ask.

Brown Bag Writing Group

Looking for a dedicated time to write? Join us for the Brown Bag Writing Group! All graduate students welcome. The BBWG will meet one Monday a month,...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

"The Media History of Shoes" — a public lecture by Lisa Gitelman (NYU)

During the industrial revolution, the factory-made shoe—itself a mass-produced commodity—became an architecture on which labor, industry, and locality were...

Diversity Week Program "Youth Culture"

Come and hear the presenter give a talk about today's youth and the challenges they face, especially in school and across the country.

SOARC Committee

A meeting of the Student Organization Advisory and Review Committee of Senate

Come In, Come Out

A support group that focuses on all of the lifelong issues associated with coming out and being out.

Growing and Enjoying Herbs

Many ideas on their practical use in cooking and preserving will be discussed. We'll also learn how to attract pollinators to your garden by growing herbs....

Full Moon Yoga

Find your inner zen! Come join us for Full Moon Yoga on the Quad. Bring a towel or mat. September 24th at 6:30 pm. See you there!

Tuesday, September 25

Register to Vote

The URI Women's Center and the URI Democrats have partnered up to help you all register to vote. The countdown to register to vote begins! Come Register to...

BEING PEACE

URI Feinstein Providence Campus Arts and Culture Program Presents BEING PEACE Exhibit September 4-28, 2018 with a Gallery Night Reception on September...

Innovation in Teaching General Education Faculty Panel

Join us for a panel presentation by our 2018 Gen Ed Spotlight Faculty. Come and discover the creative and engaging pedagogical practices URI Faculty are...

Diversity Week Program "Identity Crisis"

Connecting with allies and advocates in the current political atmosphere of the united States.

Diversity Week Program "Community, Equity, and Diversity  and Me"

Understanding the Office of Community, Equity, and Diversity and how you can get involved.

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Artificial Intelligence Lab Ribbon Cutting

Inspired to explore Artificial Intelligence from breadth of impact, the library-located AI Lab presents the application and societal impact of Artificial...

Diversty Week Program "Community, Equity, and Diversity and Me"

Understanding the Office of Community, Equity, and Diversity and how you can get involved.

Diversity Week Program "Cracking the Codes of Racial Inequity: What Activists Need To Know"

During the session you will examine the causes and consequences of institutional and structural racial inequity.

Rhody Adventures - Boston Red Sox vs. Baltimore Orioles

The game is at 7:10 at Fenway Park in Boston. The bus will leave at 4pm from the bus circle by the Memorial Union. All tickets must be purchased in advance...

Meet the Law Admissions Officers

The Pre-Law Program has invited admissions officers from regional law schools to campus to provide students with insider advice on how to put together...

Rock the Vote with Beats and Eats

Are you registered to vote? We can help! Bring your State ID and visit the Union for ROCK THE VOTE w/ BEATS and EATS! The first 100 students who register...

Wednesday, September 26

EFNEP Family Nutrition Education Series - Evening Classes!

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, part of URI's Cooperative Extention, will be holding a parent & child nutrition and cooking class at the...

Register to Vote

The URI Women's Center and the URI Democrats have partnered up to help you all register to vote. The countdown to register to vote begins! Come Register to...

BEING PEACE

URI Feinstein Providence Campus Arts and Culture Program Presents BEING PEACE Exhibit September 4-28, 2018 with a Gallery Night Reception on September...

Internship in Ireland Info Booth

Stop by to learn about the URI Internship in Ireland Program: a 12-week, 15 credit internship program in spring 2019. Past participants of the program will...

Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Open House

Please join the URI community as we celebrate the official opening of the new Welcome Center on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 10 a.m. The Robert J....

Be Wiser

Games, Giveaways, Food, Therapy dog! Stop by the annual Substance Use Awareness event - "Be Wiser" - on Wednesday, Sept. 26 from 11am-2pm on the Quad (rain...

Diversity Week Program "Asian Pacific Islander Luncheon"

Please come and join us for an Asian cultural experience. The menue includes; Hawaiian Pulled Pork Sliders, Chinese Vegetable Stir Fry, Cold Japenese Grilled...

Student Organization Fair

Get Involved , join a club and make new friends!! Meet students from SEC, the Student Senate and so many more! There is over 180 clubs ~ join one...

Bio at Noon: Dr. Koty Sharp and the Hidden Corals of New England

“The Hidden Corals of New England: the coral Astrangia poculata as an emerging model system for studying host-microbe interactions in the face of disturbance...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Showcase of Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Works

Posters, oral presentations and art displays will highlight the innovative work URI students are doing! Discover the diversity, depth, and breadth of...

Civilian Response to an Active Shooter Training

Join the URI Police in a training about best practices in response to an active shooter situation. The training is free and will last about 1.5 hours. ...

ECBE Seminar Announcement  - "Wireless Scheduling Design with Traffic-Insensitive Performance"

Abstract: The rapid growth of smart phones as well as other intelligent wireless devices generates significant amount of diversified traffic ranging from...

Diversity Week Program "Zumba Party"

Zumba Fitness is one of the fastest growing fitness formats in the world. Rhythms include beats from Latin America, Carribean Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

Alternatives: Reducing Substances in Your Life

A drop in group on Wednesdays for URI students who want to cut back or quit Judgment-fee conversation, support, & snacks with other students just like you.

Ask Big Questions

We hear it all the time: the idea that people are struggling to talk and listen to each other. But what if we could shift from debates to conversations that...

Student Senate Campus Committee

A meeting of Student Senate's Campus Committee

Cuba: Change is Coming

lecture with Visiting Professor from Cuba: Humberto Miranda

Trans and Non-Binary Support Group

A group for Trans and Non-Binary students, for discussion of life and issues on campus, the world, and anything else students wish to talk about.

Diversity Week  2018 "Destiny Africa Children's Choir"

Coming from the toughest of situations, children's lives are being restored and transformed at the Kampala Children's Center. There's a new song in their...

Thursday, September 27

Register to Vote

The URI Women's Center and the URI Democrats have partnered up to help you all register to vote. The countdown to register to vote begins! Come Register to...

BEING PEACE

URI Feinstein Providence Campus Arts and Culture Program Presents BEING PEACE Exhibit September 4-28, 2018 with a Gallery Night Reception on September...

Diversity Week Program "Disability as Diversity: Activism and Ally-Ship"

The workshop will provide individuals with the awareness, knowledge, and skills to support students with disabilities at URI.

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

URI Department of Music Fall 2018 Convocation 4, Susan Thomas & Theodore Mook, coordinators

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

URI MBA Information Session

No time like the present to impact your future! Take the next step in your career with a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of...

Diversity Week Program 2018 "Spiritual Activism - Seeking to Understand"

Awareness, knowledge and competency of multiculturalism begin with taking the time to listen to someone's story. In this workshop, we will engage students in...

Greenfins Aquaculture Facility Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Graduate School of Oceanography Dean Bruce Corliss and College of the Environment and Life Sciences Dean John Kirby cordially invite you to attend a...

Diversity Week Program 2018 "Healing Justice: Understanding the School to Prison Pipeline and Redesigning a Broken Justice System"

This film and community dialogue session will explore the causes and consequences of the current North American justice system's negative and harmful efffect...

Student Business Idea Pitches

Come and see students from BUS 249 pitch their business ideas that solve real problems, as they begin the Customer Discovery steps of the Lean startup...

Thirsty Thursday

WHAT: FREE Smoothies FREE Nutritional information WHEN: 9/27 4:30PM - 6PM WHERE: Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness WHY: To provide...

Starting Your Own Business

Join us for pizza, mocktails, and networking at the Business Living and Learning Community. Hear all about URI resources and classes to help you with YOUR...

Public Film Screening of "Can We Talk?  Difficult Conversations with Underrepresented People of Color: Sense of Belonging and Obstacles to STEM Fields"

As part of #InclusiveSciComm: A Symposium on Advancing Inclusive Public Engagement with Science, this screening will mark the premiere of "Can We Talk?" a...

Friday, September 28

DUE: Letters of Intent-STAC Collaborative Research Grant

Approximately $380,000 in competitive funding is offered as part of STAC’s participation in Rhode Island’s Cooperative Agreement with the National Science...

Inclusive SciComm Symposium

The Inclusive SciComm Symposium is designed to share successful practices and models for engaging diverse public audiences in our multicultural society in...

BEING PEACE

URI Feinstein Providence Campus Arts and Culture Program Presents BEING PEACE Exhibit September 4-28, 2018 with a Gallery Night Reception on September...

 Aquatic Invasive Species Monitoring & Training

Come help Rhode Island monitoring efforts for aquatic invasive species by collecting specimens at the docks with Kevin Cute, R.I. Coastal Resources...

AIFS Information Booth

Learn about opportunities to study abroad with URI affiliated program provider, AIFS. Stop by to learn about AIFS, discuss program options, courses abroad,...

Diversity Week Program 2018 "From a Military Mindset to Disability as Diversity - Shifting the Paradigm for Student Veterans"

Through dialogue and facilitated discussion, this program willl expand participants mindset and begin to shift the paradigm of disability as viewed through a...

Lifetime Service Society Induction Ceremony

President David M. Dooley and Provost Donald H. DeHayes cordially invite you to a Brick Dedication and Induction Ceremony to the Lifetime Service Society...

Physical Oceanography Seminar

Nathan Laxague, a postdoctoral research scientist in the Division of Ocean and Climate Physics at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (Columbia University),...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Shabbat in the Sukkah

Come enjoy a delicious Shabbat meal while we celebrate and eat in the Sukkah! Services start at 5:30 and dinner is at 6:15 PM. Feel free to stop by for either!

Diversity Week 2018 " HUMAN, " Movie By Yann Arthus - Bertrand

HUMAN"s narrative high reaching project consists in the experience of an immersive and inspirational odyssey, a movement to encourage reflection on the human...

HUMAN, The Movie

HUMAN is a collection of stories and images of our world, offering an immersion to the core of what it means to be human. Through these stories full of...

Open Mic/Band Show

Join Musicians Guild for their hybrid Open Mic & Band Show event! Students are invited to perform, as well as a concert featuring local musicians. Free to...

URI Volleyball vs LaSalle

Rhode Island Volleyball takes on LaSalle at Keaney Gymnasium

Saturday, September 29

Inclusive SciComm Symposium

The Inclusive SciComm Symposium is designed to share successful practices and models for engaging diverse public audiences in our multicultural society in...

Design Thinking and Education Symposium

Design Thinking and Education is a symposium devoted to examining how institutions of higher education can and should use the design process and creative...

Discrete Math Day @ URI

One day conference for mathematicians interested in Combinatorics/Discrete Math. Speakers: sarah-marie Belcastro (Smith College), Padraig O Cathain (WPI),...

Rhody Adventures - Whale Watch

Join us on a 3.5 to 4 hour boat ride for whale watching out of Plymouth, MA. Bring a snack for the boat ride along with your camera. Bus leaves URI at...

URI Volleyball vs Duquesne

Rhode Island Volleyball takes on Duquesne at Keaney Gymnasium

Sunday, September 30

C-AIM/URI Seed Grants DUE

Submission for the 2018-19 Seed Grant program is due!

Sunday Brunch

Come to Hillel for the first Sunday brunch of the year. Schmooze with some friends!

URI Women's Soccer vs Fordham

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

University Artist Series: “Tide Flowers”, music of Geoffrey Gibbs

The URI Department of Music’s University Artist Series presents the first in a series of contemporary music concerts featuring faculty & alumni performers...

Lecture by Ron Stallworth

Author and inspiration for the movie BLACKkKlansman by Spike Lee. FREE & Open to the Public! Ron Stallworth! A highly decorated, law enforcement...

Monday, October 1

Get your Flu Shot!

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!

Community Breakfast

Join us for a delicious hot breakfast and kick- off to our Coming Out Month activities! We will be discussing the theme for our month, providing exciting...

A Conversation with President Dooley

Monday, October 1, 2018, 12–1:30 p.m. Memorial Union Ballroom Formal remarks will be followed by a Q&A. University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

SOARC Committee

A meeting of the Student Organization Advisory and Review Committee of Senate

Finance Training

10/1 - MU Gallery 10/16 - MU Ballroom 10/25 - MU Atrium 1 Training of Presidents and Tresurers

Come In, Come Out

A support group that focuses on all of the lifelong issues associated with coming out and being out.

Tuesday, October 2

TEAN Information Booth

Learn about opportunities to study abroad with URI affiliated program provider, TEAN. Stop by to learn about TEAN, discuss program options, courses abroad,...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Plagiarism as Research Misconduct: What Faculty and Grad Students Need to Know - Search Savvy Seminar

Literature reviews and proposals are frequently based on the published and unpublished work of other researchers in the field. But how do you know if you’re...

Special Event: RIPBS Screening of Native America, a 4 part series.

Tomaquag Museum has partnered on a special event with RIPBS to host a screening & discussion of their new 4 part series 'Native America'. Join us at the...

AfroBeat Fit Sweat Session

Fitness class hosted by Student Alliance for the Welfare of Africa inspired by African dance moves and music.

Afrobeat Fit Sweat Session

Come sweat to your favourite Afrobeat tunes with DJ Yemz! Enjoy a full hour where music and movement derive from the continent of Africa. Bring friends,...

Keynote Speaker/ Honors Colloquium Featuring Jenny Boylan

We have a thrilling Keynote speaker with the amazing author, Jennifer Finney Boylan!Jennifer’s talk is part of the URI Honors Colloquium that is...

Wednesday, October 3

EFNEP Family Nutrition Education Series - Evening Classes!

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, part of URI's Cooperative Extention, will be holding a parent & child nutrition and cooking class at the...

URI Engineering and Tech Career Fair

The URI Engineering & Technology Career Fair provides students with the opportunity to speak with undergraduate and graduate students, faculty/staff,...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Civilian Response to an Active Shooter Training

Join the URI Police in a training about best practices in response to an active shooter situation. The training is free and will last about 1.5 hours. The...

PC Fall Career Expo

PC Undergraduate and Graduate students looking for internships, full-time employment, volunteer opportunities and graduate school information are invited to...

Innovation Voucher Showcase

In honor its fifth anniversary, the University of Rhode Island Business Engagement Center invites you to an Innovation Voucher showcase on October 3 at 3:30...

Alternatives: Reducing Substances in Your Life

A drop in group on Wednesdays for URI students who want to cut back or quit Judgment-fee conversation, support, & snacks with other students just like you.

RCF Coffee & Scripture

Join us for a weekly in-depth exploration of the Bible. Whether you are a Christian who wants to grow in your faith, or someone who just wants to learn about...

Student Senate Campus Committee

A meeting of Student Senate's Campus Committee

Trans and Non-Binary Support Group

A group for Trans and Non-Binary students, for discussion of life and issues on campus, the world, and anything else students wish to talk about.

URI Men's Soccer vs Saint Louis

Rhode Island Men's Soccer takes on Saint Louis at the URI Soccer Complex

Thursday, October 4

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

URI Department of Music Fall 2018 Convocation 5, Susan Thomas & Theodore Mook, coordinators

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

Amgen Seminar Series in Chemical Engineering

Dr. Jinkee Lee, Director of Multiscale Fluid Mechanics Laboratory in School of Mechanical Engineering at Sungkyunkwan University will be speaking on...

Greek 101

New Greek Life members' orientation

Safe Zone

This two hour interactive workshop provides information about the LGBTQ community including awareness, knowledge, and skills. At the conclusion of the...

Pool Party

ITS LIT! POOL PARTY--October 4th 9:00-11:00pm There will be a FIRE DJ, Canoe Battleship, Key Log Rolling, floating and more. All URI Students are welcome....

Friday, October 5

Writing Boot Camp - Graduate Students

Writing Boot Camp Looking for time to dedicate to your writing? We have the time and place. WHEN Friday, October 5, 2018 9am-3pm WHERE Fogarty Hall...

URI National Day on Writing

Join us to celebrate the National Day on Writing at URI, where we will look for innovative ways to expand writing beyond the classroom. For nearly a decade,...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Plagiarism as Research Misconduct: What Faculty and Grad Students Need to Know - Search Savvy Seminar

Literature reviews and proposals are frequently based on the published and unpublished work of other researchers in the field. But how do you know if you’re...

Saturday, October 6

All About Dahlias

Nick Califano, a URI Master Gardener, will offer a Dahlia Talk and Demonstration. Dahlias reward the gardener with spectacular color, tremendous variety in...

That Ram Band, Fall 2018, Brian Cardany, director: URI v Brown

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

URI Football vs Brown

Rhode Island Football takes on Brown at Meade Stadium

Guest Artist:s Ocean State Chamber Orchestra, Ann Danis, conductor

The Ocean State Chamber Orchestra was founded in 1990 in Providence by Music Director and Conductor, Ann Danis- Professor of Music and Director of Orchestral...

Sunday, October 7

Colonial Foodways of New England

How did the colonist survive in the New World? Learn what crops they grew and how they managed to live off the land in the 18th Century.

Monday, October 8

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

SOARC Committee

A meeting of the Student Organization Advisory and Review Committee of Senate

Come In, Come Out

A support group that focuses on all of the lifelong issues associated with coming out and being out.

Tuesday, October 9

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

URI MBA Information Session

No time like the present to impact your future! Take the next step in your career with a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of...

Student Panel on Being Out

Being out and coming out is a lifelong process for anyone in the queer community. However, for those of us who identify as a person with a sexuality and/or...

Wednesday, October 10

EFNEP Family Nutrition Education Series - Evening Classes!

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, part of URI's Cooperative Extention, will be holding a parent & child nutrition and cooking class at the...

AIFS Information Booth

Learn about opportunities to study abroad with URI affiliated program provider, AIFS. Stop by to learn about AIFS, discuss program options, courses abroad,...

AIFS Italy Visa Application Collection

Shannon Sanctuary, Admissions Officer at AIFS, will be on campus to collect all visa applications for students studying in Italy in spring 2019 with...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Free & Confidential HIV Testing, offered by AIDS Project RI

Free and confidential HIV testing is being offered by AIDS Project RI and is co-sponsored by Health Services. Knowing your HIV status and being responsible...

Free and Confidential HIV Testing

Free and confidential HIV testing is being offered by AIDS Project RI through Health Services in the Potter Building. Knowing your HIV status and being...

Alternatives: Reducing Substances in Your Life

A drop in group on Wednesdays for URI students who want to cut back or quit Judgment-fee conversation, support, & snacks with other students just like you.

RCF Coffee & Scripture

Join us for a weekly in-depth exploration of the Bible. Whether you are a Christian who wants to grow in your faith, or someone who just wants to learn about...

Student Senate Campus Committee

A meeting of Student Senate's Campus Committee

Book Talk with Douglas Wood (URI Class of 1972)

The Pre-Law Program has invited URI Alumnus Douglas Wood to campus to talk about his career as a lawyer and discuss stories from his recently published book...

Private Well Water Workshop

Well water golden rule: If you drink it, test it! Learn how Kingston, R.I. – If you use a private well for drinking water, be a smart well owner....

Trans and Non-Binary Support Group

A group for Trans and Non-Binary students, for discussion of life and issues on campus, the world, and anything else students wish to talk about.

URI Men's Soccer vs UMASS

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

Thursday, October 11

Greek 101

New Greek Life members' orientation

Get your Free Flu Shot!

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!

AIFS Information Booth

Learn about opportunities to study abroad with URI affiliated program provider, AIFS. Stop by to learn about AIFS, discuss program options, courses abroad,...

Coming Out Day

This year we are going all out for Coming Out Day! Please join us on the Quad for an amazing celebration including our annual Coming Out Door, co-sponsored...

National Coming Out Day Celebration

A celebration of National Coming Out Day on the Quad featuring a Coming Out Door, booths for LGBTQ resources, yard games, and a bouncy house. Our goal is to...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

URI Department of Music Fall 2018 Convocation 6, Susan Thomas & Theodore Mook, coordinators

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

Amgen Seminar Series in Chemical Engineering

Dr. Micah Green from the Artie McFerrin Department of Chemical Engineering at Texas A&M University will be presenting his seminar on the topic of "Heating,...

Open Access Symposium

Calling all URI Faculty. Come share experiences, feedback, questions, and concerns around publishing open access scholarship and participating in the URI...

Thirsty Thursday

WHAT: FREE Smoothies FREE Nutritional information WHEN: 10/11 4:30PM - 6PM WHERE: Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness WHY: To provide...

Brett Eldredge

The Long Way Tour featuring Brett Eldredge with special guest Devin Dawson

URI Women's Soccer vs St. Bonaventure

Rhode Island Women's Soccer takes on St. Bonaventure at the URI Soccer Complex

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

Convo Group

Every 2nd Thursday of the month, a Gender and Sexuality Center Staff member hosts a roundtable discussion about a topic germane to the community.

Friday, October 12

Alumni & Family Weekend

Alumni & Family Weekend provides alumni, parents, students and others the opportunity for a reunion and to discover all of the BIG things happening at the...

 
Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center Open

Start your visit to URI at the brand-new, 11,000-square-foot Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center. In addition to being gateway to the University for more than...

Tour of Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center

The Fascitelli Center is a modern fitness facility for students, faculty, and staff that promotes the health and well-being of its patrons through diverse...

Tour of Peckham Farm

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

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Academic Career Advising Discussion

Learn how academic and career advising supports student success, and discover all the academic resources available to students.

Faculty Lecture and Book Signing

Dr. Betty Rambur, Ph.D., RN, FAAN is the College of Nursing’s Routhier endowed chair for practice. Former dean of nursing and health science at the...

Poster Presentations

Stop by to see the latest work of College of the Environment and Life Sciences students.

Student/Faculty Poster Presentations

Stop by to see the latest work of College of Business students and faculty.

White Coat Ceremony

Students, parents, faculty, and staff are invited to attend the College of Pharmacy's white coat ceremony. After a brief speaking program, students will be...

Faculty Lecture: Migrations of Memory

Annu Palakunnathu, professor of art and director of the Center for the Humanities, will present her photo-based work, a striking blend of still and moving...

Planning Ahead: Housing for Next Semester and Next Year

Remember the 5P rule – Proper Planning Prevents Poor Parents (and Students). Housing and Residential Life staff will share information about room changes for...

Powderpuff Football

Sorority women compete in a friendly game of powderpuff football coached by fraternity men to kick of Homecoming weekend!

Academic Career Advising Discussion

Learn how academic and career advising supports student success, and discover all the academic resources available to students.

Interactive Display

Explore the Geosciences Department's interactive Earth Explorations display. Dig into the augmented reality sandbox, go with the flow (or dam it) with the...

Lecture: Can You Really Secure Your Information Online?

Victor Fay-Wolfe, professor of computer science, will discuss the current state of cyber security and privacy of personal information on your computer and...

Transforming Lives Through a Major in Health Sciences

A panel of faculty and students will explore how their respective degree programs have allowed them to make a difference for individuals and communities.

Lab Tours

Visit the College of the Environment and Life Sciences for an interactive tour of two anatomy and physiology laboratories and discover some of the exciting...

Newport Harbor Trash Skimmer Tour

Join Clean Ocean Access to learn about how the city of Newport is trying to clean up marine debris. The four Marina Trash Skimmers in Newport, the first on...

Planning Ahead: Housing for Next Semester and Next Year

Remember the 5P rule – Proper Planning Prevents Poor Parents (and Students). Housing and Residential Life staff will share information about room changes for...

Shabbat Dinner

Join Hillel students for a delicious home-cooked Shabbat dinner and energetic, student-led Shabbat service. There is no cost for this event; however...

President's Welcome and Reception

Hear from President Dooley as he welcomes students, families, alumni, and community members to Alumni & Family Weekend. Stay for the reception following...

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

Reggae vs. Dembow Dance Party

4th Annual Dance Party hosted by Latin American Student Association (LASA) This event is the last event of our annual LASA week. Two DJs on the stage of the...

Saturday, October 13

Alumni & Family Weekend

Alumni & Family Weekend provides alumni, parents, students and others the opportunity for a reunion and to discover all of the BIG things happening at the...

 
Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center Open

Start your visit to URI at the brand-new, 11,000-square-foot Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center. In addition to being gateway to the University for more than...

Tour of Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center

The Fascitelli Center is a modern fitness facility for students, faculty, and staff that promotes the health and well-being of its patrons through diverse...

Homecoming Game Tailgating

Get your Rhody spirit going before the URI Football vs. Maine game!

Alumni of Color Network Reunion at Rhodyville

Join the Alumni of Color Network for a mini-reunion at Rhodyville during Alumni & Family Weekend! ACN will have reserved space in the main tent. Come hang...

Champion Tree Tour

URI Master Gardeners will lead tours of Wilcox Park, focusing on the Champion Trees, the largest recorded specimen of certain tree species.

GSO Open House 2018

Join us for a day of family fun to celebrate the present and future of ocean science and exploration at the University of Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay...

Rhodyville

Rev up your Rhody spirit at Rhodyville before the URI Football vs. Maine game! There will be activities and fun for all ages, including a kid-friendly family...

Tour of Peckham Farm

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

Composting

Want to learn how to make “black gold”? Some common misconceptions of home composting is that it's too complicated and messy, and smells funny. These are all...

Meet the Housing and Residential Life Staff

Come meet the Housing and Residential Life staff and get "Rhody ready" for the football game. Gather in the main lounge of your student's residence hall to...

That Ram Band, Fall 2018, Brian Cardany, director: URI v Maine

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

URI Football vs Maine

Rhode Island Football takes on Maine as part of URI Alumni and Family Weekend at Meade Stadium

Fashion Field Trip

Are you a fashionista? Are you curious about fashion, make-up, and gender expression? Do you find that if you are queer identified, youdon’t always feel...

Family Post-Game Reception

Meet other families and enjoy light refreshments after the URI Football vs. Maine game.

Moon Festival

Moon Festival sponsored by URI. Mooncakes and Chinese food will be provided! This event is free and open to public.

Ram Talk with the Division of Student Affairs

Get the ins and outs of student life from members of the Division of Student Affairs, hosted by Dr. Kathy Collins, vice president for Student Affairs.

Nicholas Schleyer, Junior Trumpet Recital

Nicholas Schleyer presents his Junior Trumpet recital.

URI Men's Soccer vs Dayton

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

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

An Evening with Joel McHale

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

Sunday, October 14

Alumni & Family Weekend

Alumni & Family Weekend provides alumni, parents, students and others the opportunity for a reunion and to discover all of the BIG things happening at the...

 
Tour of Peckham Farm

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

Hillel Bagel Brunch

Hillel alumni, students, and families of Hillel students are invited to enjoy bagels, lox, and all the fixings at Hillel's popular Bagel Brunch! This event...

Tour of Anna Fascitelli Fitness & Wellness Center

The Fascitelli Center is a modern fitness facility for students, faculty, and staff that promotes the health and well-being of its patrons through diverse...

URI Women's Soccer vs Saint Joseph's

Rhode Island Women's Soccer takes on Saint Joseph's at the URI Soccer Complex

 A Walking Tour of John Hunt House

The 1750 John Hunt House sits on 45 pristine acres abutting the 10 Mile River which powered 5 mills as early as the 1680s. This is a walking tour of the...

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

University Artist Series: After the Light, Music for Flutes & Percussion, featuring Susan Thomas, director & Kyle Forsthoff

The first University Artists Series concert of the 2018-2019 season will feature Senior Lecturer Susan Thomas, flute and Artist/Teacher Kyle Forsthoff,...

Monday, October 15

Get your Free Flu Shot!

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!

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

SOARC Committee

A meeting of the Student Organization Advisory and Review Committee of Senate

Come In, Come Out

A support group that focuses on all of the lifelong issues associated with coming out and being out.

URI MBA Information Session

No time like the present to impact your future! Take the next step in your career with a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of...

Film Screening: The Way He Looks

We’ll be offering a screening of The Way He Looks, a 2014 Brazilian film of a coming of age story featuring queer characters. Please join us for the...

Tuesday, October 16

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Finance Training

10/1 - MU Gallery 10/16 - MU Ballroom 10/25 - MU Atrium 1 Training of Presidents and Tresurers

Truman Scholarship Information Session

The Truman Scholarship is awarded to juniors who want to make a difference: bright, outstanding young leaders committed to a career in public service*....

Harvesting

Harvesting and Preparing Gardens for Winter

Theta Chi Dodgeball Tournament

Theta Chi Fraternity is hosting a dodgeball tournament for members of the URI Community to benefit the United Service Organization (USO). Tickets will be...

Wednesday, October 17

EFNEP Family Nutrition Education Series - Evening Classes!

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, part of URI's Cooperative Extention, will be holding a parent & child nutrition and cooking class at the...

Off-campus and Commuter Housing Fair

Meet with landlords and find off-campus housing for next semester or next academic year

Fresh Check Day

We hope to see you at the 3nd Annual Fresh Check Day - a FREE fair-like event that includes interactive booths, food, prizes, and resources in an...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

Alternatives: Reducing Substances in Your Life

A drop in group on Wednesdays for URI students who want to cut back or quit Judgment-fee conversation, support, & snacks with other students just like you.

RCF Coffee & Scripture

Join us for a weekly in-depth exploration of the Bible. Whether you are a Christian who wants to grow in your faith, or someone who just wants to learn about...

Student Senate Campus Committee

A meeting of Student Senate's Campus Committee

Putting Your Garden to Bed

Now is the time to put the garden to bed to be ready for next Spring's planting. There is plenty to do including Fall cleanup of vegetables and flower beds,...

Self Expression Night

Are you artistic and creative? Do you enjoy seeing other people create and share artistic endeavors? If so, please come and join us for our Self Expression...

Trans and Non-Binary Support Group

A group for Trans and Non-Binary students, for discussion of life and issues on campus, the world, and anything else students wish to talk about.

Beneficial Bugs

Ladybugs, assassin bugs, scale bugs, oh my! Which are good for the garden and how do you deal with the bad ones? Learn about which insects are friends and...

Chi Omega Scholarship Workshop

The members of Chi Omega will discuss and learn about key parts of majors and academic resources.

Battleship

Sink or be sunk! Keep your ship afloat while trying to splash water into other boats and capsize your opponents. Captain your canoe and navigate the waters...

Thursday, October 18

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

URI Department of Music Fall 2018 Convocation 7, Susan Thomas & Theodore Mook, coordinators

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

Amgen Seminar Series in Chemical Engineering

Dr. Cameron F. Abrams from the Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering at Drexel University will be presenting his seminar on the topic of "Recent...

Resume & CV Workshop for Graduate Students

In this session, we will work together to improve and enhance your CV or resume to make sure it best represents you and your achievements, and your desired...

Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County - 40th Anniversary Event

The Domestic Violence Resource Center of South County is marking its 40th anniversary of providing services to the Washington County RI area and we are...

Greek 101

New Greek Life members' orientation

House Plants

Join us for a workshop about house plants and a dish garden planting demonstration! General plant care, soil preferences and information about containers...

URI Women's Soccer vs VCU

Rhode Island Women's Soccer takes on VCU on Senior Night at the URI Soccer Complex

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

Friday, October 19

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Application Bootcamp

Awarded to undergraduate and graduate students interested in attending an intensive summer immersion program overseas in one of 15 critical languages...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

International Coffee Hour

Each Coffee Hour focuses on a topic that reflects culture, environment, education, food, etc. This is a great way to learn, and to meet international and...

URI Volleyball vs VCU

Rhode Island Volleyball takes on VCU at Keaney Gymnasium

Halloween Show

This event will be a Halloween themed show hosted by Musicians Guild, with a series of performances from local musicians.

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

Drag Ball

Our Annual Drag Ball this year for Coming Out Month is going to be SPECTACUAR! We have an INCREDIBLE guest host and show director, The Lady Autumn, boasting...

URI Concert Band Concert I, Fall 2018, Brian Cardany, director

The URI Concert Band performs an eclectic program of wind band repertoire. Come hear our talented URI students who share a common interest and enthusiasm in...

All Black Affair Dance Party

Annual dance party hosted by Cape Verdean Student Association.

Saturday, October 20

Blackstone Valley Cheerleading Competition

Blackstone Valley Youth Football and Cheerleading is holding their annual Cheer Championships on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at the Ryan Center. Tickets are...

Rhody Adventures - Bewitched Walking Tour/Salem,MA

The historical tour of Salem is from 3pm to 5pm. This is a 2 hour walking tour, so wear comfortable shoes. This is NOT a ghost tour. You will have free...

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

Sunday, October 21

URI Volleyball vs Davidson

Rhode Island Volleyball takes on Davidson at Keaney Gymnasium

WOMEN & WAR

Women & War, Trojan Women & Lysistrata adapted by Ellen McLaughlin Two classic Greek plays in a single evening! In the 411 BCE comedy Lysistrata, the women...

URI Symphonic Wind Ensemble Concert I, Fall 2018, Gene Pollart, director

The URI Symphonic Wind Ensemble, conducted by Gene J. Pollart, features the most outstanding wind and percussion players at the University, always in...

Monday, October 22

Brown Bag Writing Group

Looking for a dedicated time to write? Join us for the Brown Bag Writing Group! All graduate students welcome. The BBWG will meet one Monday a...

Asexual Awareness Day

Asexuality is an identity that is not talked about enough. Recently, there has been much scholarly discussion concerning this identity and conversation about...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

URI MBA Information Session

No time like the present to impact your future! Take the next step in your career with a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of...

SOARC Committee

A meeting of the Student Organization Advisory and Review Committee of Senate

Come In, Come Out

A support group that focuses on all of the lifelong issues associated with coming out and being out.

Tuesday, October 23

TEAN Information Booth

Learn about opportunities to study abroad with URI affiliated program provider, TEAN. Stop by to learn about TEAN, discuss program options, courses abroad,...

Reimagining Gender:  Voices, Power, Gender

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. What is the relevance of gender today in shaping human rights in an increasingly...

NOAA Hollings Scholarship Information Session

Awarded to sophomores with a 3.0+ GPA with interests in a career related to the ocean/environment including ocean engineering, marine biology, ocean...

Distinguished Visiting Artist Program Presents Erzuli Dahomey, Goddess of Love

Distinguished visting artist Jean-René Lemoine is an author, director and actor whose plays have received the highest acclaim in France. His awards include...

Gardening for Wildlife

Kim Calcagno, from Audubon Society, will introduce gardeners to techniques, design ideas and plant choices for attracting birds, butterflies and others to...

Economics and Society Speaker Series

As part of URI Honors Colloquium , Nancy Folbre, Professor of Economics Emerita and director of the Program on Gender and Care Work, UMass-Amherst, will be...

URI Men's Soccer vs Boston College

Rhode Island Men's Soccer takes on Boston College at the URI Soccer Field

URI Jazz Combos,Concert I, Fall 2018, Joseph Parillo, director

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

September 24 - October 23, 2018