The Division of Community, Equity and Diversity invites you to a fall open house in their new space, Roberts Hall, Suite 301, on Monday, Nov. 20, from 4-5:30 p.m. Welcoming remarks will be delivered by RIC President Frank D. Sánchez. Meet the division staff and enjoy fall refreshments. In the spirit of giving, please bring nonperishable snacks and microwavable foods to replenish the Unity Center pantry.
On Friday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Roberts Auditorium, the Rhode Island College Wind Ensemble will share the stage with the Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Symphonic Winds and Wind Ensemble (RIPYWE), under the direction of John Knasas and David Neves (M.MEd. ’81), two of Rhode Island’s finest music educators. Each group will perform music of Steven Bryant and will work directly with the composer in rehearsals. Furthermore, Steven’s wife, Verena Mösenbichler-Bryant, will guest conduct the groups on these pieces. To close the concert, the Rhode Island College Wind Ensemble and the RIPYWE will join forces to perform John Philip Sousa’s colorful march, “The Nobles of the Mystic Shrine.”
The Rhode Island College Division of Student Success is pleased to announce RIC FLICKS, a new weekend movie series shown on a bi-weekly basis in the newly renovated Gaige Auditorium. Screenings will be held on Fridays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. They are free and open to the campus community. Popcorn will be served.
Nov. 17 and 19 — “The Hitman’s Bodyguard”
Dec. 1 and 3 — “Leap”
This series is sponsored by the Office of Student Activities.
The RIC Art Club is sponsoring a one-day trip to
New York City on Saturday, Dec. 16. The bus will leave in front of Roberts Hall at
6:30 a.m. and will drop off passengers at the front entrance of the
Metropolitan Museum. You are free to spend the day as you please. The bus
departs from the museum at 8 p.m. Sign up on Wednesday, Dec. 6, between 12:30
and 1:30 p.m., at the main entrance of ALEX & ANI Hall. The cost of the
trip is $20 per person. For more information, contact Art Club Advisor Lisa Russell at
Melissa Carvalho will join the Career Development Center team on Tuesday, Nov. 14, as assistant director for counseling and employer relations. She is a two-time RIC graduate (B.A., M.A. in agency counseling) and comes to us from the Rhode Island Department of Human Services, where she most recently served as an employment and career adviser. Join us in welcoming Melissa to RIC.