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Campus Police Officer Chronicles History of Prov. Police Depart.

This pictorial history is filled with images dating as far back as the 17th and 18th centuries.

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Burn Pits – the Agent Orange of the Iraqi War

Otherwise healthy U.S. service members are returning from deployment with chronic, often terminal, illnesses,” said RIC student Chelsey Poisson. Her advocacy has garnered the support of R.I. and Mass. governors, senators and members of Congress.

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Soldier Stresses Vigilance to Remember Military Veterans

At the Henry Barnard Laboratory School’s 2018 Veterans’ Day observance, Jerome Musco, a Iraqi war Veteran and Rhode Island College M.S.W. student, shared photos and videos of his tour in a war zone.

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We Teach Rhode Island: School of Education Produces National Leader

RIC alumna and Commissioner of Postsecondary Edu​​cation Brenda Dann-Messier​​​​​​​​ credits Rhode Island College for leading her to her life’s work.

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10/12/201811/17/2018
  

​The General Education program was designed by the faculty to offer our students the knowledge, skills and values that are associated with a liberal education, as articulated in the learning goals for all students at the college. Some faculty members participate in General Education directly through courses that we teach in the program, but all of us are working towards the Gen Ed learning goals throughout the curriculum. When we work with students to help them develop writing skills appropriate to their majors, we are part of Writing in the Discipline. When we teach our students to think critically about a problem in our discipline, we are furthering the “critical thinking” outcome. When we have students work in groups, we are helping them to improve their “collaborative work” skills. You get the idea... 

To learn more, come to an informative and interactive session on Friday, Nov. 16, from 10-11:30 a.m. at the Faculty Center for Teaching and Learning in Adams Library 406​. This workshop is presented by Maureen Reddy, chair of the committee that designed the program and coordinator of the First Year Seminar Program; and James Magyar, chair of the Committee on General Education at the FCTL.​

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11/15/201811/17/2018
  

​At noon on Friday, Nov. 16, in Clarke Science Room 128, Maggie Heider from New England Biolabs will present a talk about exciting career paths in science. This Physical Sciences Colloquium will be followed by pizza and discussion.

Medini Padmanabhanmpadmanabhan@ric.eduYes
11/15/201811/30/2018
  

​Barbara Kahn of Leadership Alliance will discuss summer undergraduate research opportunities on Thursday, Nov. 29, at 4 p.m. in 050 Fogerty Hall. All are welcome to attend! ​

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8/21/201812/2/2018
  

The Rhode Island College community is invited to attend RIC Flicks, a movie series sponsored by Student Activities that occurs biweekly on Fridays at 7 p.m. and the following Sundays at 2 p.m. RIC Flicks are free and open to the campus community. Popcorn with be served. The final film in the fall series is “Mission Impossible: Fallout”​​ on Nov. 30 and Dec. 2.

Kristen Salemiksalemi@ric.eduYes

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Rhode Island College Remembers "Forgotten House" during Diversity Week 2018

Rhode Island College senior Louis Morales hopes his art installation can elevate consciousness about poverty.

Hip-Hop Legend Raps with RIC Freshmen About Importance of Social Activism and Social Media

Rap star Talib Kweli, the speaker at RIC’s first Freshman Lecture, told students they can use social media to initiate change as social activists.

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We Teach Rhode Island: School of Education Produces National Leader

RIC alumna and Commissioner of Postsecondary Edu​​cation Brenda Dann-Messier​​​​​​​​ credits Rhode Island College for leading her to her life’s work.

RIC is on the Ballot, Official Launch of ‘Vote Yes on 2’ Campaign

Approval of this higher education bond will support the redesign of RIC’s Horace Mann Hall and facilities at URI’s Narragansett Bay Campus.

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