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URI library school awards scholarships, names Library of the Year, Alumnus of the Year

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URI library school awards scholarships, names Library of the Year, Alumnus of the Year

19 Mar 2015 | by Alllison Barker

Media Contact: Todd McLeish, 401-874-7892 KINGSTON, R.I. – March 16, 2015 — The Cranston Public Library and the Providence Community Library were named Libraries of the Year by the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Library and Information Studies at its 2015 Annual Gathering on March 6. The event at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in […]

URI Alumni Accept Awards for their Public Libraries

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URI Alumni Accept Awards for their Public Libraries

19 Mar 2015 | by Alllison Barker

The Graduate School of Library and Information Studies hosted their 2015 Annual Gathering on the evening of Friday March 6th, 2015. At the gathering, which took place at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, Rhode Island, two libraries were recognized for their contributions to public library service: the Cranston Public Library and the Providence Community Library. […]

“The Anchorite” screening and Q&A

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“The Anchorite” screening and Q&A

19 Nov 2014 | by WebsiteManager

Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 6:00pm in Swan Hall Auditorium. Aviv Rubinstien is a screenwriter, director, producer and editor living in Los Angeles. Aviv’s first feature film is The Anchorite - a narrative fiction film following a real five-week music tour across the country. The film is comprised of improvised, and often spontaneous scenes, live musical performances, and […]

Quinlan, Edward

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Quinlan, Edward

17 Nov 2014 | by WebsiteManager

Edward Quinlan is a URI Journalism alumnus (’76). He has held several executive communications positions including those at North Miami General Hospital (FL), Kent County Hospital, Gilbane Building Company, and the National Hockey League (Washington Capitals).  He also served as press secretary to U.S. Sen. John H. Chafee and was the President/CEO of the Hospital Association […]