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SEVEN RHODE ISLAND and two Massachusetts schools were on Forbes' "America's Top Colleges 2019" list.

9 local colleges among Forbes’ top 650

PROVIDENCE – Forbes has ranked seven Rhode Island schools and two Bristol County, Mass., schools among the best 650 four-year, degree-granting institutions in the...
FURTHER STUDY: Patrick DaSilva, a computer engineer at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, is studying electrical engineering and computer science, with a concentration in embedded systems security, as a graduate student at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
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Colleges upgrade courses, as cybersecurity job market heats up

In recent years, colleges and universities across Rhode Island have upgraded their cybersecurity course offerings, but reports show schools can’t pump out cyber-trained students...

R.I. Nurses Institute Middle College students complete library data course

PROVIDENCE – Twenty-one students in Rhode Island Nurses Institute Middle College Charter High School have presented final projects as part of a cohort of...
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Five Questions With June Speakman

Rep. June Speakman | Democrat, Bristol1. You decided to seek office while working at Roger Williams University. How did that affect you as a...
SALVE REGINA UNIVERITY students Caroline McNeil, left, and Lindsay Wright work in Assistant Professor Heather Axen's lab at Salve's Department of Biology and Biomedical Sciences./COURTESY SALVE REGINA UNIVERSITY

URI-based biomed research network gets $20M grant

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – The National Institutes of Health has awarded $20 million to the Rhode Island Institutional Development Award of Biomedical Research Excellence, or...

Five Questions With: Elaine Stiles

Elaine Stiles, an assistant professor of historic preservation at Roger Williams University, spoke to the Providence Business News this week about what she teaches...
STOREFRONTS: Journeyman glazer Michael Bennacchia of Chandler Architects works on the interior storefronts during renovation of the Empire Street wing of the Providence Public Library.
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Training at heart of PPL’s new mission

The Providence Public Library, the grand dame of Rhode Island’s public libraries, is just a shell of its former self … literally.Last fall the...

RWU students comb through R.I. business data to create new picture...

PROVIDENCE – The Secretary of State's office and Roger Williams University business students have collaborated to create a large-scale, data-driven report on Rhode Island's...
ANDREW WORKMAN, Roger Williams University interim president, is leaving for a job in Pennsylvania./ COURTESY ROGER WILLIAM UNIVERSITY

RWU interim president takes provost job at Pa. university

BRISTOL – Roger Williams University's interim president is leaving the school to take the position of provost of Widener University, in Chester, Pa.Andrew Workman,...

St. Raphael Academy earns ‘STEAM academy’ distinction

PAWTUCKET – St. Raphael Academy will become the first high school in Rhode Island to be recognized as a "STEAM academy" by Roger Williams...
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