Kingston Events

October 2018

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Literature reviews and proposals are frequently based on the published and unpublished work of other researchers in the field.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,...

Honors Colloquium: Reimagining Gender: Voices, Power, Action

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. At this pivotal moment in time, what is the (renewed) relevance of gender in...

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

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...

ECBE Seminar  - "Underwater Tracking - the Fish Chip Project"

Abstract: In spite of all the technological progress we have witnessed over the past few decades, we still know very little about the physical and...

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.

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...

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...

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...

Forensic Science Seminar Series: Testifying in Court

Dr. Daniel P. Greenfield, assistant clinical professor at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, “Testifying in Court”

Saturday, October 6

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

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...

Honors Colloquium: Reimagining Gender: Voices, Power,  Action

Honors Colloquium: Reimagining Gender: Voices, Power, Action New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. At this pivotal...

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

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...

ECBE Seminar  - "Remote Sensing Techniques for Monitoring Space Weather Events"

Abstract: Many critical technologies relied upon by both commercial and military users around the world are directly impacted by events occurring in the...

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.

New England Contemporary Italian Film Festival 2018

The Italian Studies Program at URI is proud to host the 2018 New England Contemporary Italian Film Festival, in celebration of the Italian October Heritage...

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...

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.

Thursday, October 11

Greek 101

New Greek Life members' orientation

Introduction to Eli Peer Review

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/r2x2nWAPIC6SUn9m1 A workshop for instructors who have never used Eli Review before and who are interested in helping to...

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...

Get More out of Eli Review

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/xHBOykHymb6j48xP2 Part 2 of “Introduction to Eli Peer Review”, this workshop will teach how to better utilize data...

URI Open Access Symposium

*Co-sponsored by the URI Libraries, the Office of the Provost, the Office of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development, and the Faculty...

Special Fisheries Lecture - Dr. Janet Duffy-Anderson (NOAA)

Dr. Janet Duffy-Anderson (NMFS/NOAA, Seattle) will give a talk at 4 pm on Thursday, Oct. 11 in Beaupre 105. "Little Fish and Big Decisions: How fish early...

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

Landscape Architecture Lecture Series

Martha Schwartz, MSP, Brooklyn, NY will speak about "My Existential Crisis and Other Random Acts". The series is co-sponsored by The RI Chapter 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...

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

Using Eli Review to Improve Graduate Level Writing

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/RsbwXNuKrydyoR5B3 For graduate students and faculty/staff who work with and advise graduate students, this workshop uses...

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...

Fall Tree & Shrub Sale

A wide variety of rare trees and shrubs will be sold from the URI Greenhouses as a fundraiser for the URI National Collegiate Landscape Competition team.

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...

Introduction to Eli Peer Review

Register at: https://goo.gl/forms/r2x2nWAPIC6SUn9m1 A workshop for instructors who have never used Eli Review before and who are interested in helping to...

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...

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!

Forensic Science Seminar Series: Why BIAS is a scary term in Forensic Sciences

Ioan Truta, criminalist and technical leader at the Boston Police Department, “Why BIAS is a scary term in Forensic Sciences”

CEPS Dean's Reception

Meet Dean Rolle of the Alan Shawn Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies.

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.

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...

Open Mic

URI Musician's Guild Presents another Open Mic night! All are welcome to join in, or just to watch the show.

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

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...

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...

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...

2018 Moon Festival

Please sign up for 2018 Moon Festival!!! This event sponsored by URI is free and open to public. Mooncakes and Chinese food will be provided!!

Nicholas Schleyer, Junior Trumpet Recital

Nicholas Schleyer presents his Junior Trumpet recital.

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

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...

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

Health Fair to offer ‘Practical Tips for Healthy Living’

Get your annual flu shot, check your blood pressure and body composition, learn some low-impact exercise to keep you in shape, and get some tips to help you...

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

Writing for Wellness

Creative writing is now recognized as a tool for healing. Come join us! Relax, unwind, and express yourself every Monday. 4:30-6:00pm

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...

“BrainGate: Toward Restoring Communication and Mobility”

LEIGH HOCHBERG, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Engineering, Brown University; Director, VA RR&D Center for Neurorestoration and Neurotechnology, Providence VA;...

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*....

Honors Colloquium: Reimagining Gender: Voices, Power, Action

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. At this pivotal moment in time, what is the (renewed) relevance of gender in...

Wednesday, October 17

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...

ECBE Seminar - "Multimodal Imaging and Modulation of the Human Brain"

Speaker: Han Yuan, Assistant Professor School of Biomedial Engineering University of...

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...

Health Industries Networking Event

Get ready for your job and internship interviews and learn more about the Health and Health Sciences field! This speed networking event will allow students...

Student Senate Campus Committee

A meeting of Student Senate's Campus Committee

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.

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...

Health Industries Career Fair

Challenge yourself by applying for a new experience! Stop by this fair to learn about full-time, part-time, or internship positions! Be sure you make the...

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

Climate Change—Why We All Need to Care

Talk by Francine Jackson, astronomer and participant in the Climate Reality Project, Denver 2017

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...

Women's Ice Hockey vs. Johnson and Wales

Come be the Ultimate Fan! Show Rhody Pride and get loud at Boss Ice Arena!

All Hallows Eve Social

Come join the URI Ballroom Dance club for an evening of dancing and Halloween fun! $5 for students and $10 for community members. Costumes not required but...

Halloween Improv Show

Join URI's Improv Troupe, Rhody Ridiculousness, for their Halloween performance! We invite the community to come witness the first of many stage performances...

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Drexel University

Come be the Ultimate Fan! Show Rhody Pride and get loud at Boss Ice Arena!

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

Body Pump Instructor Training

Become a Body Pump Instructor! Join our fitness and wellness team, through the two days of learning how to teach Body Pump.

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...

Men's Ice Hockey vs. Drexel University

Come be the Ultimate Fan! Show Rhody Pride and get loud at Boss Ice Arena!

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

Body Pump Instructor Training

Become a Body Pump Instructor! Join our fitness and wellness team, through the two days of learning how to teach Body Pump.

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.

Film Screening: Aapothkalin Trikalika (The Kali of Emergency)

During social and political turmoil what is the manifestation of divine intervention? How do the Gods and Goddess act in the volatility of the contemporary...

A Night of Family Feud

Based on the TV game show, 'Family Feud', B.O.N.D. will be hosting "A Night of Family Feud as the first day of their Octoberfest week. Two teams will consist...

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...

Webinar: Workforce Planning for a Rapidly Changing Health Care System

This session explores why a shift from “old school” to “new school” is needed as Rhode Island moves from planning to implementing its healthcare workforce...

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...

Honors Colloquium: Reimagining Gender: Voices, Power, Action

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. At this pivotal moment in time, what is the (renewed) relevance of gender in...

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

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

Wednesday, October 24

Economics and Society Speaker Series

As part of the Economics and Society speaker series. Speaker: Nancy Folbre, Professor of Economics Emerita and director of the Program on Gender and Care...

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...

Seminar - "Data-Driven Dynamic Robust Resource Allocation for Efficient Transportation"

Abstract: Ubiquitous sensing in smart cities enables large-scale multi-source data collected in real-time, poses several challenges and requires a...

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.

Carole Radziwill: Journalist, Author, Television Personality

The URI Harrington School of Communication and Media and the Department of Journalism proudly host Carole Radziwill at the 11th annual Christiane Amanpour...

Thursday, October 25

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 8, 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...

Research Hacks: Tools for Organizing Your Research

Open to all URI Graduate Students Want to learn more about how to organize the materials you've found in a way that works for you? This session will...

Goldwater Scholarship Information Session

The Goldwater Scholarship is a competitive national fellowship awarded to current sophomores and juniors who have outstanding potential and intend to pursue...

Thirsty Thursday

WHAT: FREE Smoothies FREE Nutritional information WHEN: 10/25 4:30PM - 6PM WHERE: Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness WHY: To provide...

Udall Scholarship Information Session

This scholarship is awarded to sophomores and juniors for leadership, public service, and commitment to issues related to the environment or to American...

Finance Training

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

Greek 101

New Greek Life members' orientation

B.O.N.D. Pep Rally

B.O.N.D., with the help from other multicultural organizations at the URI Kingston Campus, will each perform one skit that will be centered around one prop....

Friday, October 26

The 31st Transportation Forum

The 31st Rhode Island Transportation Forum will be held at URI Memorial Union Ballroom on Friday, October 26, 2018. This year theme is “Transportation...

31st Rhode Island Transportation Forum

The theme of this year forum is "Transportation Infrastructure Durability and Sustainable System for Eternal Peace and Prosperity." A wide variety of...

12th Annual Ocean State Writing Conference

Three inspiring days for writers. Workshops, readings, master classes and panels. October 25, 26 and 27, 2018.

P.I.N.K. Women Halloween Fundraiser

Will be raising funds for low-income students in Providence, RI to combat summer learning loss. PINK Women will be doing a "last minute costume" activity...

Intersex Awareness Day

Intersex people are often misunderstood and made to feel invisible since the assigned biological sex binary we operate within does not allow for more than...

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 AI Lab Tour

Come join us for a tour of the URI AI lab located at the Library. Participate in talks, brainstorm ideas, and engage in AI related activities. Pizza and...

Guest Artist: Masterclass with Jazz Trumpeter Ray Vega

Ray Vega has established himself as one of the innovators of the international Jazz and Latin music scenes. A multi-talented trumpeter, percussionist,...

Forensic Science Seminar Series: Case Studies in Forensic Fiber Examinations

Maria Warner, former criminalist with the Connecticut Forensic Science Laboratory, “Case Studies in Forensic Fiber Examinations”

Deepher Dude (Sponsored by Delta Phi Epsilon)

Deepher dude is the 2nd annual all male beauty pageant sponsored by Delta Phi Epsilon. Males will compete in different portions of competition and all the...

URI Jazz Big Band, with Special Guest Artist Ray Vega Joseph Parillo, director

For the past 40 years, The University of Rhode Island Jazz Big Band has fostered some of URI's most talented music students, and hosted internationally...

B.O.N.D. Octoberfest Dance Party

Bringing Octoberfest to a close, B.O.N.D. will host a halloween dance party, DJ'ed by our alumni B.O.N.D. Brother, Jason "WHERE'S NASTY" Almeida. The party...

Rocky Horror Picture Show with RKO Army Performance Troupe

Our annual Rocky Horror Picture Show event, and performance with RKO Army Performance troupe is NOT to be missed! This is an event that folkx look forward to...

Saturday, October 27

12th Annual Ocean State Writing Conference

Three inspiring days for writers. Workshops, readings, master classes and panels. October 25, 26 and 27, 2018.

That Ram Band, Fall 2018, Brian Cardany, director: URI v William & Mary

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 William and Mary

Rhode Island Football takes on William and Mary at Meade Stadium

URI Symphony Orchestra, Opera Workshop & Concert Choir, Ann Danis, Mark Conley & Rene de la Garza directors: Bernstein Celebration!

Join the URI Community, alumni and friends for a special URI Symphony Orchestra, Concert Choir and Opera Workshop concert in celebration of the Leonard...

Sunday, October 28

New Music at URI Guest Artists: Verdant Vibes, Kirsten Volness & Jacob Richman, coordinators

Providence’s hottest new-arts group, Verdant Vibes, directed by URI faculty members Kirsten Volness (Music) and Jacob Richman (Art) gives a concert at URI...

Monday, October 29

EMBS Distinguished Lecturer

“Challenges and applications using kHz Stimulation Frequencies to Block Nerve Conduction” By: Dr. Robert Butera Associate Dean for Research and...

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...

What to Know Before You Go!

Study Abroad Q & A Info Session *Hear from previous study abroad participants *Receive application/program information from the International Ediucation...

Neurosciences Colloquium

Dr. Joseph DeGiorgis presents his research on "Marine Models in the Study of the Amyloid Precursor Protein of Alzheimer's Disease."

SOARC Committee

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

Writing for Wellness

Creative writing is now recognized as a tool for healing. Come join us! Relax, unwind, and express yourself every Monday. 4:30-6:00pm

Writing for Wellness

Creative writing is now recognized as a tool for healing. Come join us! Relax, unwind, and express yourself every Monday. 4:30-6:00pm

Come In, Come Out

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

URI College Student Personnel Graduate Program Open House

Considering a career in student affairs? Want to make a difference in the lives of other people? Come check out our open house for our College Student...

Tuesday, October 30

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...

Pizza & Pumpkins

Come and join us for our final event and get ready for Halloween and the fall season. You will not want to miss this opportunity to socialize, eat yummy...

Honors Colloquium: Reimagining Gender: Voices, Power, Action

New ways of thinking about gender dominate our culture and politics today. At this pivotal moment in time, what is the (renewed) relevance of gender in...

Wednesday, October 31

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

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.

October 2018