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The University of Rhode Island is known regionally and worldwide for its innovative, big ideas, adaptive intelligence and breakthrough solutions to today's puzzling problems. URI's pioneering research extends the University's influence well beyond its coastal borders, while its unique interdisciplinary courses provide its 16,637 undergraduate and graduate students with global opportunities in an intimate environment. The University of Rhode Island - a small, beautiful place with some of the biggest thinkers in the world.

Academic Award

URI business students take third place at 30th Annual Minority Business Conference

For the second year in a row, a team from the University of Rhode Island's College of Business Administration won the student case competition, while a second URI team took third place, at the 30th Annual Minority Business Conference sponsored by the Boston Metropolitan Chapter of the National As...

about 1 month ago
Academic Award

URI students take first place at 30th Annual Minority Business Conference

For the second year in a row, a team from the University of Rhode Island's College of Business Administration won the student case competition at the 30th Annual Minority Business Conference sponsored by the Boston Metropolitan Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants. The event w...

about 1 month ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

URI Theatre students featured in production of "Avenue Q"

The University of Rhode Island Theatre Department presents the award-winning musical, "Avenue Q." URI performers bring the cast of human and puppet characters to life in a production that's "part flesh, part felt and full of heart."

about 1 month ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

URI Theatre students featured in production of "Seminar"

The University of Rhode Island Theatre Department begins the fall semester with one very funny seminar on stage. In fact, the department will present the fresh comedy, Seminar by Pulitzer Prize nominee Theresa Rebeck.

2 months ago
Leadership

University of Rhode Island names 2014 URI 101 Mentors

URI 101 Mentors play an influential role helping first-year students in their transition to college. Mentors create effective and comfortable partnerships with instructors and become resourceful team leaders for all students.

3 months ago