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Dean's Welcome

Arts & Sciences is URI's largest and most diverse College, with 4,400 majors in 43 undergraduate and 15 graduate programs, combining a vibrant liberal arts core within a research university setting. Study our intellectual and cultural heritage, the physical and biological world, or leading-edge communications and computing—the foundations of our socio-political, economic, and natural world. Enjoy our myriad academic-year musicals, join us for theatrical performances, or visit our Arts Galleries contemporary exhibits year-round. You are most welcome!

New or current students—or alumni interested in your old College—this website is for you. Faculty and staff—here is convenient help with the business of the College. Please, let us know what you think. Your comments and suggestions are appreciated.

—Winifred Brownell, Dean

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 Theatre 2013/2014 Season:

"Be Aggressive

by Annie Weisman

"How The Other Half Lives

by Alan Ayckbourn

"Crimes of the Heart

by Beth Henley

"Chicago"

by Fred Ebb & Bob Fosse

For more information click Here

For a copy of the Season Flyer click Here

Audition information for "Chicago" and "Crimes of the Heart" Here


 

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