News - Salve Regina University

Marcoux will give ground-penetrating radar demonstration at Tower Hill Cemetery

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 19, 2017) - Dr. Jon Marcoux, professor of cultural and historic preservation at Salve Regina University, will conduct a ground-penetrating radar demonstration at Tower Hill Cemetery in South Kingstown on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 1 - 3 p.m. Marcoux and...

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Community engagement expert talks ‘Hip hop, collaboration and the old white guy professor’

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 16, 2017) – An expert consultant for Salve Regina’s faculty and community partners learning communities will present “Hip Hop, Campus-Community Collaboration and the Old White Guy Professor” at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18 in Bazarsky Lecture Hall,...

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Hispanic film festival runs Oct. 15-29 at Salve Regina

NEWPORT, R.I, (Oct. 11, 2017) – Five films produced from a variety of Spanish-speaking countries will be screened as part of the second annual Festival de Cine, an Hispanic film festival hosted by Salve Regina University Oct. 15-29. All films are open to the public and...

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Salve grad working at UN to discuss her work with migrants, refugees

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 6, 2017) - Colleen Cloonan, a representative of Mercy Global Action at the United Nations through her work as a fellow with the Mercy International Association, will present a talk for the Salve Regina community, “Putting Humans First: Defending Rights...

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‘In the Wake: On Blackness and Being” author presents Atwood Lecture

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 11, 2017) - Christina Sharpe, author of “In the Wake: On Blackness and Being, will discuss her book when she presents the Atwood Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 7 p.m. at Salve Regina University’s Bazarsky Lecture Hall. The lecture is free and open to...

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‘Warrior Women’ discuss career opportunities in high tech fields

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 3, 2017) – A biologist and a political scientist, both with expertise in the cybersecurity realm—will discuss career opportunities in technology and national security available to young people, hurdles women experience in the field, and strategies for...

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Best-selling author Ann Hood, Salve Regina launch state’s first low-residency MFA in creative writing

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 28, 2017) – Rhode Island native Ann Hood – the best-selling author of 14 novels, three memoirs and books for young adults – and Salve Regina University have teamed up to launch The Newport MFA, the state’s first low-residency master of fine arts degree...

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Marion Gayraud, Douglas Lopez will teach languages as Fulbright FLTA recipients

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 20, 2017) – Marion Gayraud of France and Douglas Lopez of Venezuela are teaching foreign languages at Salve, living on campus in the Language House and taking courses at the university as Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program recipients...

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Salve community holds rally against racism, violence

The Salve Regina community is invited to participate in a “United in Mercy Rally” today from 1:45-2:15 p.m. in the circle outside McAuley Hall. Organized by the Mercy Center for Spiritual Life, the rally will celebrate Salve’s diversity and will give members of the academic...

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Timor-Leste's founder, former President Xanana Gusmão to visit Pell Center

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 12, 2017) – Xanana Gusmão, the founder and former president of Timor-Leste, Asia’s youngest democracy, will host a public dialogue on the future of his country when he visits the Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy on Monday, Sept...

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