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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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Expert examines Founding Fathers’ still-relevant and inspirational views on political dysfunction

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 8, 2017) – Dr. Aurelian Craiutu, professor of political science at Indiana University where he also directs the Tocqueville Program, will present a public Constitution Day lecture on “Moderation, Partisanship, and Free Speech: What the Founding Fathers...

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Opening reception for BOSS (Best of Salve Students) exhibition is Sept. 14 at Hamilton Gallery

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 8, 2017) – The public is invited to an opening reception and awards ceremony for artists whose work has been selected for “BOSS Show 2017, the Best of Salve Students,” on Thursday, Sept. 14 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery on Salve...

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Experts to discuss Trump and a new era of competition among the world’s super powers during Pell Center lecture

NEWPORT, R.I.(Sept. 8, 2017) – Two foreign policy strategists will host a public conversation at Salve Regina University that will examine the geo-political transition from post-Cold War cooperation among the world’s major powers – namely  the U.S., Russia and China – into...

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Salve Regina hosts 54th East Coast Shotokan Karate Championships April 8-9

NEWPORT, R.I. (April 3, 2017) – About 150 athletes representing 30 different clubs will compete in the 54th Annual East Coast and Collegiate Shotokan Karate Championships this weekend at Salve Regina University.   The two-day event on April 8-9, which is being organized by...

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Mercy Center hosts ‘Welcoming the Stranger: The Reality of Refugees in Rhode Island’ on April 5

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 30, 2017) – As the issues of immigration and refugees continue to be debated in the United States, the Mercy Center for Spiritual Life at Salve Regina is welcoming members of the university community to a program featuring three speakers who will share...

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Princeton art history specialist presents public lecture on April 4

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 29, 2017) – Catherine Fernandez, art history specialist at Princeton University, will present a public lecture, “Collecting and Context: Medieval Church Treasuries,” on Tuesday, April 4 from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. at Salve Regina University.   Free and open...

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Music, theatre and dance department presents Godspell

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 28, 2017) – Salve Regina University’s department of music, theatre and dance will present its production of Godspell with performances scheduled March 30-April 9 at the Casino Theatre, 9 Freebody St.   Performances will be given at 8 p.m. on March 30-31...

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Dozen presenters featured in ‘Growing Ideas’ TEDx event at Salve Regina on March 25

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 22, 2017) – A dozen community speakers with expertise in a variety of topics will serve as presenters during a TEDx event being held on the Salve Regina University campus on Saturday, March 25. The presentations, collectively themed “Growing Ideas,” will...

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Salve Regina hosts 12th French Film Festival March 26-April 6

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 21, 2017) – Six thought-provoking films featuring subjects as wide-ranging as Versailles in the final days of the Ancien Regime, French colonial rule in the mid-20th century, life in contemporary Paris for immigrant schoolchildren and the trials and...

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