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Department of English



English Department

Administrative Positions Contact Page

Inquiries by mail may be sent to the following address:

Department of English
114 Swan Hall
60 Upper College Road
Kingston, RI 02881

Please find the names and contact information for all Departmental, Graduate, and Undergraduate Faculty and Staff Members of English here:

Ryan Trimm Chair of English Swan 114A 874.5931

Kathleen Davis

Director of Graduate Studies
Swan 114C
David Faflik TA Training Advisor Swan 175D via email
Carolyn Betensky Undergraduate Advisor Swan 114B 874.7437
Peter Covino READ/WRITE Series Director Swan 308B 874.9499
Marty Rojas Rumowicz Literature of the Sea Program, Director Swan 308D 874.7880
Jean Walton Undergraduate Advisor Swan 109 874.7437
Ben Hagen Feinstein Undergraduate Advisor

CCE Providence
Michelle Caraccia Administrative Staff, Graduate Studies Swan 110 8:30-4:30 pm 874.4663

Kara Lewis
Administrative Staff, Main Office
Swan 114 8:30-4:30 pm


FAX 874.2580

*Note: All phone numbers begin with area code "401"; all offices, unless otherwise specified, may be found in Swan Hall, Kingston Campus.

To find the contact information of a specific faculty member not listed above, please visit the Faculty Pages.

news and notes

Check out the new 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


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

Press Releases for the College of Arts & Sciences:

Two URI research teams recognized for ocean research by Secretary of Interior


Andrea Rusnock

URI's Rusnock to use Fellowship for smallpox study

URI picked for Obama program to boost number of Americans studying in Latin America

URI program chosen to help launch Obama’s Latin American initiative

The newest exhibit in the Fine Arts Center showcases graffiti art, some of which was painted right on the gallery walls.

Big Thinkers in the College of Arts and Sciences:

Steven Craveiro '13

Jenna Broccolo '12

Cherry Arnold '87

Tony Horton '80