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SPEECH PREP: Sree Dasari, a student at La Salle Academy in Providence, has started her own business. She is designing an app that uses virtual reality scenarios to help people work on their public-speaking skills.
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Easing the anxiety of public speaking

For Sree Dasari, 17 isn’t too young to be an entrepreneur.The La Salle Academy student last year founded Vadati VR to eventually produce an...

Five Questions With: Sree Dasari

Entrepreneur Sree Dasari found a need in the marketplace: a way to practice public speaking, a common source of discomfort for many. Dasari, who...
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Most-read stories on PBN.com, Nov. 2018

1 More than 40 local nursing homes earn ‘Best Nursing Home’ honor from U.S. NewsPOSTED ONLINE: OCT. 30More than 40 nursing homes and assisted...
LA SALLE ACADEMY has purchased the nearly 30 acres that the school sits upon for $6.75 million to increase the organization's assets and equity as a preparation for intended expansion. / COURTESY LA SALLE ACADEMY

La Salle Academy purchases its own land for borrowing equity

PROVIDENCE – Approximately 29.6 acres that comprise La Salle Academy were sold in October for $6.75 million. The sellers? La Salle Academy. The purchasers?...

McKee’s biz-pitch challenge awards $9K in scholarships

PROVIDENCE – Five teams of high school students from across the state won a share of $9,000 in college scholarships as part of Lt....
THE PROVIDENCE FOUNDATION and Doors Open Rhode Island will take part in Jane's Walk, an international festival in celebration of urban planning and development pioneer Jane Jacobs, held May 4-6 in Providence. / COURTESY THE PROVIDENCE FOUNDATION

Jane’s Walk returns to Providence with 12 tours May 4-6

PROVIDENCE – Starting Friday and running through Sunday, The Providence Foundation and Doors Open Rhode Island will take part in an international festival known...
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