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Five years ago, Pleasant View Elementary School in Providence ranked as one of the lowest-performing schools in the state. Only 17 percent of the school's third-grade students were considered proficient in math. But visit Pleasant View … more
The food press in the region has been abuzz for weeks about the opening of Eataly Boston, the theme park of Italian food that opened on Nov. 29 in the Prudential Center in Boston. Eataly occupies 45,000 square feet on a couple of floors of … more
Rhode Island’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 5.5 percent in October, representing a 0.1 percentage point decline from both the prior month and October 2015, according to a release from the R.I. Department of Labor and Training on Thursday. more
GORDON S. WOOD, Pulitzer prize-winning historian, will be honored by the Redwood Library as the second recipient of the Abraham Redwood Medal for Contributions to American History and Culture. Wood is the Alva O. Way University professor emeritus at … more
Wendy Beckett has been elected to serve on the City Year Providence board of directors. She has served as creative director of HomeGoods for three years. She previously served as senior vice president, creative director at Arnold Worldwide. She … more
Carrie Bridges Feliz has been elected to the City Year Providence board of directors. She is director of the Community Health Institute at Lifespan, and previously served as director of strategic partnerships for the Providence Public School … more
Melissa A. Long has been elected to the City Year Providence board of directors. She has more than 20 years of legal experience, currently serving as deputy secretary of state/director of administration at the Office of Secretary of State Nellie M. … more
The University of Rhode Island Women’s Sailing Team has received $130,000 in gifts toward its $450,000 fundraising goal to replace its aging fleet. more
ROBERT P. FOLEY was recently honored with the Frederick C. Williamson Professional Leadership Award by Preserve Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission during the 2016 Rhody Awards. The award recognizes … more
Many working professionals are expected to understand legal standards and concepts, but lack a formal legal education. After identifying this as a need, Roger Williams University School of Law created a master's degree program that allows … more
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