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College Advisory Council

Michael K. Andreozzi
(1988—Communicative Disorders)
Vice President—Community Hearing Aids, Inc.
Warwick, RI
Jerome H Kritz
(1976—Political Science)
Countrywide Home Mortgage
Wakefield, RI
Richard Beaupre
(1962— Honorary Doctorate, Chemistry)
President, Chemart Company
Lincoln, RI
Stephen C. Landes
Cranston, RI
Thomas R. Bender, Esq.
(1979—Political Science)
Hanson Curran LLP, Counselors at Law
Providence, RI
Nancy McKinstry
(1980—Economics / Political Science)
President/CEO—Wolters Kluwer, United States
New York, NY
Scott Bosworth
(1987—Political Science)
President & CEO, Fort Hill Advisors
Boston, MA
Lori Merola
Senior Communications Director
Fidelity Investments, Operations & Services Group
Smithfield, RI
Bruce D. Campbell, Ph.D.
Foster, RI
Robert S. Messinger, Jr.
Middletown, RI
Henry Guido Caniglia
President, Chef-a-Roni—Eastern Food Industries, Inc.
East Greenwich, RI
Kathy O'Donnell
(1990—Communications / Journalism)
Vice President, Dir. of Public Affairs—Citizens Bank
Providence, RI
Victor Capellan
(1992—Political Science | 2003—MA, Education)
Principal, East Brooklyn Congregations Collaborative High School For Public Service - Bushwick
Brooklyn, NY
John J. Palumbo
President & Publisher—Rhode Island Monthly
Providence, RI
Robbin A. Chaber
(1980—Journalism / Psychology)
Newtown, CT
Anthony Perrotti
President—RI Analytical Laboratories, Inc.
Warwick, RI
Shannon Chandley (Council Chair)
(1983—English / History)
Amherst, NH
B. Michael Rauh
Senior Vice President—The Washington Trust Company
Westerly, RI
Dr. Joseph DiMase
Warwick, RI
Mark Ross
Warwick, RI
Gregory Sabatino
Scientist—NUWC in Newport
Newport, RI
Larry Rubin
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
New York, NY
Judge Stephen Erickson
(1973—Political Science)
4th Division District Court
Wakefield, RI
Dr. Christopher J. Savoie
Chairman & CEO—Gene Networks, Inc.
Fukwoka, Japan
Maureen Flanagan
Vice President, Communications—Verizon
New York, NY
Lonny F. Unger
Scarsdale, NY
Peter Furness, Esq.
Brennan Recupero Cascione et al.
Providence, RI
Edward F. Wachowicz, Jr.
New York, NY
Elia Germani
(1957—Political Science)
Chairman, Public Utilities Commission
Warwick, RI
Bruce Wolpert, Esq.
(1975—Political Science)
Wolpert & Gerstenblatt
Providence, RI
Rep. Nicholas Gorham, Esq.
Gorham & Gorham
North Scituate, RI
Kwok K. Yeung, Ph.D.
V.P. Research & Development—Bayer Corporation, Diagnostics
Elkhart, IN
Howard Gurvitch
Bear, Stearns & Co., Inc.
New York, NY
Frederick C. Kilguss, Jr., Esq.
(1959—Political Science)
Attorney at Law
Warwick, RI
Bruce M. Kleinman, Esq.
(1975—Political Science)
Edwards & Angell
Short Hills, NY

news and notes

Check out the video about the Harrington School of Communication and Media, created by URI alum Dan Riordan's Gnarly Bay Productions:

URI students receive excellence awards from history department

URI English professor wins prestigious fellowship from American Academy in Berlin

URI dean, film professor Thomas Zorabedian to be honored by film festival, Feb. 22

URI economist says third quarter economic acceleration slowing in fourth quarter

URI chemistry student earns national research prize for nano-scale work with gold plating

URI chemistry professor and crime lab director named to federal group to assess forensic standards

New Warwick library director has ‘passion’ for information


URI Theatre 2014/2015 Season:


by Theresa Rebeck

"Avenue Q

by Jeff Whitty

"All My Sons

by Arthur Miller

"As You Like It"

by William Shakespeare

For more information click Here

For a copy of the Season Flyer click Here

Audition information for "Seminar" and "Avenue Q" Here

URI’s Medical Physics Program, one of two in New England, wins full accreditation by national group

KINGSTON, R.I., Nov. 17, 2014 – For several years, the University of Rhode Island, partnering with Rhode Island Hospital, has offered a program for students with a passion for physics and medicine – and now it’s reached a milestone...



Using a 50-year-old technology that’s been reinvented as an archaeological tool, Kate Johnson ’06 digs up the lost farms of New England

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Big Thinkers in the College of Arts and Sciences:


2014 graduate Sylvia Bogusz

Major: Communication studies, Italian

Look at Sylvia Bogusz’s resume, and you might think—just another college over-achiever. Think again. Nowhere does she list her triumphs over near-fatal injuries she suffered when a drunken driver hit her in 2007, nor does she let that define her. Read more

Former URI Soccer player participating in the 2014 World Cup for the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team

Geoff Cameron

If former Rhody soccer player Geoff Cameron’s big idea was to play in the World Cup, then he’s going to need a new big idea. That’s because he is now on the U.S. men’s national team roster for the 2014 World Cup this summer in Brazil, and he’s already competed with the team in a win against Ghana and a tied match with Portugal in the competition’s opening round. Read more

Click here for the College of Arts & Sciences New Archive