Alumni Stories

Alumni Stories


Public Relations Excellence Awards

Alumni / Friend/ Public Relations

Public Relations Excellence Awards

The Harrington School of Communications and Media will host the second annual Public Relations Excellence Awards ceremony at the Alumni Center on March 26, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.

An Award-winning Advertising Campaign

Alumni / Friend/ Public Relations

An Award-winning Advertising Campaign

DOMINIC GREEN graduated from the Harrington School’s Public Relations Program in May 2010.  He now works as the content and branding manager at (add)ventures’  Providence, RI location.  While attending URI, he was offered an internship at this advertising agency, which provided him with “a tremendous amount of real world experience and training”—and an eventual job […]

Fashion-Forward Writer Lands PR Internship

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Fashion-Forward Writer Lands PR Internship

ARIANNA LAZOS graduated from the Harrington School as a double major in public relations and writing and rhetoric in May 2013.  While here at the Harrington School, Lazos discovered and practiced her passion for writing in WRT 235, Writing in Digital Environments.   “In WRT 235 I was able to harness my creativity using the […]

Publishing In The Digital Age

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Publishing In The Digital Age

KRISTEN RAPOZA found herself on the path to success shortly after graduating from the Harrington School in May of 2013.  As a public relations major and business administration minor, she is currently  pursuing her master’s degree in either business management or digital media arts.   In the meantime, Rapoza is working hard at Harvard Health […]

Quick Success after Graduation

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Quick Success after Graduation

Not many recent URI grads can say they were able to travel to France for a work-related vacation, but for Stephanie Fay, it’s just one of the many perks of working for Collette Vacations. Three years after graduating from URI, Fay is already Assistant to the Vice President of Collette Vacations. According to Stephanie, it […]