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Friday, November 16, 2018
TORY JOHNSON, founder and CEO of the recruitment service Women For Hire, offers the crowd a $100 bill to show how timid women can be about taking what they want. /

Women’s Summit offers inspiration, helpful tips

Bryant University’s annual Women’s Summit aims to “allow women a chance to take time to look at where they are and where they want...

CVS to offer internships to 1M urban, rural youth

Aiming to encourage young people to consider careers in pharmacy, CVS Corp. said last week that it will expand an internship program for disadvantaged...

Building a bright future for the old Polish Home

It’s been a long time since the Polish National Home, at 66 Chaffee St. in the heart of Olneyville, was a vibrant social...

Club encourages CEOs to share ideas, experiences

Kip Brockmyre III, president of LFI Inc., recently got ideas about putting together a wellness program to lower health care costs at his company...
THE MS 150 BIKE TOUR, a  Multiple Sclerosis Society fundraiser, now in its 20th year, has been drawing increasing participation from Fidelity employees and their families. /

Charitable events pay off for Fidelity

Fidelity Investments’ participation in the MS 150 Bike Tour for multiple sclerosis has grown since the company began investing in the event eight years...

URI professor takes on elder care issues

Patricia M. Burbank, a University of Rhode Island nursing professor, has won The American Journal of Nursing’s Book of the Year 2006 award in...

URI professors get NSF grant for lab curriculum

KINGSTON – Two civil engineering professors at the University of Rhode Island are using a $148,462 National Science Foundation grant to try a new...
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Learning from the Marines

Follow the leader – it’s a game we learned as little kids. As I recall, we would follow whoever was in front of the...
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Library program wins ‘Tech Savvy’ honors

PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Family Literacy Initiative, a collaborative effort based at the Providence Public Library, has been honored as one of five...

UMass–Dartmouth OKs new doctoral programs

DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth has gotten approval from the UMass Board of Trustees to start Ph.D. programs in nursing and...
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A summit on the topics of diversity and inclusion will be held at the start of the awards program. Attendees will learn from experts during a discussion of best practices. For details, including the list of winners, panelists and ticket information, click below.

Wednesday December 5, 2018

Crowne Plaza, Warwick
8am–11am