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Sunday, November 18, 2018

Immigration laws aren’t perfect,<br> but compliance is key

The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires all U.S. employers to verify the employment authorization of every new employee, whether each is...

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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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...
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For nonprofits, now may be the time to build

While many nonprofit organizations are debt-averse, there are compelling reasons why they may find it better to build now rather than later, including construction...

Groups urge R.I. not to sell Charlestown land

CHARLESTOWN – A coalition of environmental and land conservation groups is urging state officials to stop the sale of up to 50 acres of...
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Getting the most out of volunteer<br> and charity work

Volunteerism and charity work have become integral parts of the daily lives of many business leaders today. But juggling job and family demands can...

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...

Marketers’ group donates $750 to Jr. Achievement

The American Marketing Association Southeastern New England Chapter this month donated $750 to Junior Achievement of Rhode Island, after raising the money through a...

Miriam CEO to lead R.I. Airport Corp.

WARWICK – Kathleen C. Hittner, a physician and a Warwick resident, this week was selected by Gov. Donald L. Carcieri to chair the R.I....
SENATE MAJORITY LEADER Teresa M. Paiva Weed sponsored the Senate version of the bill, which cleared the Assembly on Thursday. /

Assembly approves bill to encourage<br> giving to R.I. charities

STATE HOUSE – A measure aimed at encouraging part-time residents to give to Rhode Island charities yesterday cleared the General Assembly and headed for...
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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