Graduate Student Conference

The 13th Annual Graduate Student Conference at the University of Rhode Island is a day of interdisciplinary scholarship. Graduate Students from all disciplines and a plethora of universities will come together to discuss some pressing contemporary challenges, questions, and solutions. 

This event will include a Keynote presentation by Dr. Solomon Friedberg, James P. McInytre Professor of Mathematics at Boston College and a Plenary Panel which will discuss the benefits and potential challenges of interdisciplinary work in higher education. This plenary panel consists of four distinguished faculty from URI: Dr. Kathleen Davis (English), Dr. Amelia Moore, Dr. Joan Peckham, and Dr. Phillip Clark.


There will also be graduate student's sharing  their research papers, posters; and new to the conference this year is the reading of creative work by fiction writers and poets.


Please join us in Swan Hall on Saturday, April 13 . If you intend to come please email us at to register. Send us your name and the name of any guest that will accompany you so we can create your name-tag.



Saturday, April 13 at 8:00am to 6:00pm

Swan Hall, Multiple Rooms
60 Upper College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

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