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THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS Dartmouth has received $1.5 million from the Greater Fall River Development Corp. and the UMass Foundation to support scholarships for area students.

UMass Dartmouth receives $1.5M to support scholarships for local students

DARTMOUTH – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth recently became the beneficiary of seven figures in gifts and matching grants to help offer scholarships to...
STATE EDUCATION OFFICIALS have opened applications for $3.8 million in Learn365 grants through May 3.

$3.8M in Learn365 grants now available

PROVIDENCE – Another $3.8 million in state grants to help expand out-of-school learning in communities across Rhode Island is now available for municipalities and...
THE PROVIDENCE CITY Plan Commission on Tuesday gave final approval for construction of a new Frank D. Spaziano Middle School on Eastwood Avenue. / COURTESY TECHTON ARCHITECTS

2 Providence school projects progressing; one plan gets final approval

PROVIDENCE – Plans to construct two new school buildings in the city are moving forward, with one project receiving final approval from the city’s...

URI developing federal carbon energy technology

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The U.S. Department of Energy will supply a research partnership between the University of Rhode Island and the University of Kentucky...
Ginger Lemay / Courtesy ginger lemay

Ginger Lemay

PBN Health Care Heroes 2024 Pharmacist: GINGER LEMAY University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy clinical professor and community pharmacy program director; Walgreens community...
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Nancy Stone

PBN Health Care Heroes 2024 Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant: NANCY STONE Lifespan Cardiovascular Institute nurse practitioner; Community College of Rhode Island nursing professor What led you to...
Kyle McInnis / Courtesy Providence College

Kyle McInnis

PBN Health Care Heroes 2024 Health Care Educator: KYLE McINNIS Providence College School of Nursing and Health Sciences dean What led you to choose health care...
THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS Dartmouth and Roger Williams University have partnered to create three new accelerated master's engineering programs.

UMass Dartmouth, RWU partner on new accelerated engineering degree programs

DARTMOUTH – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Bristol-based Roger Williams University announced Wednesday that the institutions have partnered to create three joint 4+1...

PC men’s hoops coach English receives 6-year contract extension

PROVIDENCE – Kim English is remaining in Friartown for the foreseeable future. Providence College announced April 5 that English has agreed to a new six-year...

R.I. Foundation making $4M in college scholarships available

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Foundation is making available $4 million in college scholarships for qualifying students. The foundation says that along with general assistance,...
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