Skip to main content
URI Today
Students walking across campus on an early fall day
uri today feature photo
Courtesy of Michael Salerno Photography

URI names director of new Center for Career and Experiential Education

The University of Rhode Island has appointed Ashaway, R.I. resident Kimberly Washor the first director of URI’s new Center for Career and Experiential Learning.

Washor now heads a center that for the first time integrates the missions of the previous Office of Experiential Learning and Community Engagement with the Office of Career Services and Employer Relations. The center will provide leadership in all aspects of career and experiential education, including support for faculty, students, alumni, and employers. It will also foster state, public and private industry partnerships related to employment, internships, and career development.

Jayne Richmond, dean of URI's…

more...

Today's Top Stories

thumbnail placeholderClimate change takes center stage at annual public lecture series, June 2-6: The University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography’s Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting will host its Annual Public Lecture Series, Scientists and Journalists: Getting the Point Across, June 2 through June 6, at the URI Narragansett Bay Campus.


thumbnail placeholderGrapes & Grain event to benefit women’s athletics: An evening of exquisite wines, craft beers and food and a great lineup of auction items are among the offerings at the fifth annual Evening of Grapes & Grain Saturday, June 7, from 5 to 8 p.m.


thumbnail placeholderURI to offer free workshop for educators on history of the American West through film: URI’s Harrington School of Communication and Media will host a unique educational and cinematic experience in June for educators and librarians in collaboration with the Film Foundation’s educational initiative, “The Story of Movies.”


Calendar

Social Media

Facebook logo                  Twitter logo                  YouTube logo

.

See yesterday's URI Today

Comments? Ideas? URIToday@etal.uri.edu
Published by the Department of Communications and Marketing