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Monday, November 19, 2018

URI connects students with scientists at sea

SMITHFIELD – The University of Rhode Island’s Office of Marine Programs has entered a partnership with the Smithfield schools to enable students to interact,...

Brown exhibits focus on history of slavery

PROVIDENCE – Following up on the October report by its Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice, Brown University is sponsoring four exhibitions that show...

RIC group to live in ‘experimental city’

PROVIDENCE – A new program at Rhode Island College enables students to earn college credits while living and working in an “experimental city” in...

Pawtucket couple starts PC scholarship fund

PROVIDENCE – A new endowed fund established by Barbara and William D. Slattery Jr. at Providence College will provide a new source of scholarships...

UMass–Dartmouth head calls for new thinking

DARTMOUTH, Mass. – Jean F. MacCormack, chancellor of the University of Massachusetts–Dartmouth, urged the campus community in a speech last month to become more...

MetLife Foundation gives $20,000 for ‘e-mentoring’

The MetLife Foundation last month donated $20,000 to the Rhode Island Mentoring Partnership to continue the development of an “e-mentoring” program launched last year...
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A night of art, gourmet food

The Plant – a new mixed-use development in Olneyville that will feature affordable live/work studio and commercial spaces as well as a community enterprise...

Newport Harbor’s top chef<br> gets national recognition

Casey Riley, who was promoted to corporate chef at the Newport Harbor Corp. last year, has been named 2006 Chef of the Year by...
ON PARKIS AVENUE, where Greater Elmwood Neighborhood Services has its offices, the nonprofit is developing several derelict properties into The Homes @ Parkis Avenue. /

Greater Elmwood joins national effort

PROVIDENCE – Greater Elmwood Neighborhood Services has been accepted into the NeighborWorks America community-building program, as one of 44 member organizations nationwide and the...
A MEMBER since 2005 of the AARP National Employer Team, CVS offers flexible benefits and asks mature workers to share their experience by mentoring younger workers. /

CVS honored for mature-worker programs

WOONSOCKET – CVS/pharmacy this afternoon announced it has received the 2007 ASA Business and Aging Award, presented in Chicago at the joint conference of...
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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