President David M. Dooley joined with colleagues, alumni, and friends in celebrating the career and achievements of Vice President for University Advancement Robert M. Beagle at a special evening in his honor. The celebration was held on Friday, June 22 at the Thomas M. Ryan Center. Browse a slideshow of some of the images captured by URI photographer, Nora Lewis at the event.
A special thank you to all who have offered their support to the Robert M. Beagle Family Endowment, or made a gift in kind to his retirement celebration. The following donors are recognized for contributing $500 or more.
America's Pride, ATR Treehouse, Geraldine and Robert Beagle and Family, Gary and Barbara Bowen, Winifred E. Brownell, Gustin and Winnie Buonaiuto, Wes and Dianne Card, Frank and Patricia Caruso, Thomas Cerio, Wayne and Bernice Durfee, Donald Farley, Paul and Janet Fradin, Richard and Jean Harrington, Higgins Family Foundation, Mary and Robert Higgins, James A. Hopkins, Ronald and Karen Jordan, Harold and Hillary Katersky, Donald and Caroline Kaull, Kullberg Consulting Group, LLC, Pierre and Susan LaPerriere, Joy Lewis, Robert and Maureen Melfi, Peter and Sandra Miniati, David and Cortney Nicolato, James and Roberta Norman, Andrew and Michele Nota, Pawtucket Red Sox, Daniel and Carol Pendergast, Anthony J. Rose Jr., Thomas and Cathy Ryan, Philip and Judith Saulnier, Albert and Donna Skinner, The Office of the President, The URI Alumni Association, The URI Bookstore, The URI Foundation, University Advancement Staff, URI Greenhouses, Alfred and Geraldine Verrecchia, Paul and Constance Witham, Carol J. Young, and Tom Zorabedian.
After 21 years of service to the University of Rhode Island, Vice President for University Advancement Robert M. Beagle retired on June 30, 2012. As URI's longest-serving vice president, Bob redefined the University's advancement operation, creating a new culture of communication, philanthropy, and pride in the state's flagship university.
To support the Robert M. Beagle Family Endowment, please contact Rebecca Schiff at 401.874.2528 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The endowment will support current students in the Harrington School of Communication and Media that are engaged in off-campus experiential learning.
The event was paid for through private funding.
For more information about Vice President Beagle, see the press release announcing his retirement.
In honor of the distinguished service of Robert M. Beagle, a special fund has been established to help support current students in the Harrington School of Communication and Media that are engaged in off-campus experiential learning.
For more information about the Robert M. Beagle Family Endowment, please contact Rebecca Schiff at 401.874.2528 or email@example.com.
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