BROWN UNIVERSITY announced Wednesday it is considering multiple scenarios in order to reopen its campus in the fall after closing it this spring due to the COVID-19 pandemic. / COURTESY BROWN UNIVERSITY

Brown announces multiple scenarios to reopen campus in fall; to hold...

PROVIDENCE – Brown University announced Wednesday a range of scenarios in order to reopen its campus in the fall, as well as moving its...

We Make RI to hold first segment of manufacturing job camp...

CRANSTON – Manufacturer-training organization We Make RI will start this year’s Manufacturing Job Camp with an online classroom segment followed by in-person participation, the...
COMMUNITY COLLEGE of Rhode Island announced Friday that it intends to have in-person learning return in the fall, with new restrictions. / COURTESY COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF RHODE ISLAND

CCRI planning to return to in-person learning in the fall

WARWICK – Community College of Rhode Island announced late Friday that it intends to have in-person teaching and learning at its campuses across the...
BROWN UNIVERSITY is a defendant in a class-action lawsuit filed Thursday in U.S. District Court of Rhode Island related to fees, housing costs and tuition collected during the COVID-19 pandemic. / COURTESY BROWN UNIVERSITY

Brown student files lawsuit against school over tuition, room and board...

PROVIDENCE – Brown University is a defendant in a federal class-action lawsuit filed Thursday in which a student has alleged the Ivy League university...

Students could use wellness plan

As a psychologist and the mother of two college-aged students, I am concerned about my children’s future emotional well-being. I know that the late...
BRYANT UNIVERSITY announced Thursday that it intends to have campus life return for the 2020 fall semester. / COURTESY BRYANT UNIVERSITY

Bryant intends to have campus life return in the fall

SMITHFIELD – Bryant University intends to have campus life return for the 2020 fall semester, the school announced Thursday. Bryant's studies are currently being conducted...

RIDE partners with Discovery Education to support distance learning

PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Department of Education announced April 24 that it is partnering with Discovery Education to offer students, educators and families across...

Steamship Historical Society offering distance-learning activities

WARWICK – Maritime nonprofit Steamship Historical Society of America is offering a variety of online activities for students in grades K-12, their parents and...
WHEATON COLLEGE in Norton intends to have campus life return in the fall, with restrictions in place for health and safety, according to college President Dennis M. Hanno in a letter to the community Tuesday. / COURTESY WHEATON COLLEGE

Hanno: Wheaton College intends to have campus life return in fall

NORTON – Wheaton College intends to have campus life at the private college return for the upcoming fall semester, Wheaton President Dennis M. Hanno...
CHRISTINA H. PAXSON, president of Brown University, wrote an Op-Ed for the New York Times saying that loss of revenue if colleges do not reopen in the fall would be “catastrophic,” and could force the closure of many institutions. / PBN FILE PHOTO/TRACY JENKINS

Brown president: Reopening colleges should be a priority

PROVIDENCE (AP) – The president of Brown University says reopening college campuses this fall should be a “national priority” for the well-being of the...

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