For her undergraduate honors thesis, Isobel McCullough decided she would record the sonic profiles of seven southern Rhode Island beaches. The result, South County Soundscapes: Rhode Island’s Vanishing Coastline, is an artistic investigation inspired by science, McCullough says.Continue reading "Isobel McCullough is saving the sounds of South County’s beaches."
Category: Student Profile
URI Communication Studies student named among first cohort of Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship recipients
Katie Riedy has been named among the inaugural 100 recipients of the prestigious Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship for Public Service, providing her support to pursue her interests in LGBTQ+ issues.Continue reading "URI Communication Studies student named among first cohort of Obama-Chesky Voyager Scholarship recipients"
Harrington School alum scores two college Emmys for student film
A film produced as part of a senior capstone project has earned a URI Film/Media alum two college Emmy awards from National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences’ New England Chapter.Continue reading "Harrington School alum scores two college Emmys for student film"
Getting the Shot: Luke Santell ’21
Luke Santell’s name is known in the hip-hop world for powerful portrait and concert shots of some of the biggest names in the business.Continue reading "Getting the Shot: Luke Santell ’21"
Senior Spotlight: Nate Vaccaro
Nate Vaccaro, a double major in writing & rhetoric and English and an Italian minor, learned firsthand the ways of working in the press.Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Nate Vaccaro"
Senior Spotlight: Jake Rousseau
Jake Rousseau, a double major in journalism and communication studies, fueled his passion for journalism through his internship with Rhode Island Sea Grant.Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Jake Rousseau"
Senior Spotlight: Daniel Hollingworth
For Daniel Hollingworth, the newsroom is his home. The senior journalism major and communication studies minor currently works with ABC6/WLNE-TV as the nightside assignment editor after starting out as a news intern.Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Daniel Hollingworth"
Senior Spotlight: Chris Parisella
For Chris Parisella, a triple major in writing & rhetoric, political science and French, every step he has taken during his time at URI has been a stepping stone for where he wants to be in the future.Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Chris Parisella"
Senior Spotlight: Ryan Davis
Some of the best internships are located right here at URI. Rhode Island Sea Grant, a part of URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography, supports research, outreach and education programs in Rhode Island’s coastal communities, and served as the perfect spring internship experience for Harrington School senior Ryan Davis.Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: Ryan Davis"
Senior Spotlight: journalism graduate compiles highlight reel of college career
Stone Freeman didn’t come by his fascination with sports as a high school star.Continue reading "Senior Spotlight: journalism graduate compiles highlight reel of college career"