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Dance minors present annual ‘Student Choreography Showcase’ on April 21-23

Salve Regina University’s dance minors will present new dance works in their annual Student Choreography Showcase, which is being directed by assistant professor of dance Lindsay Guarino and 2015 Salve Regina graduate Cayley Christoforou. Performances will be given in Megley...

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Now in its 20th year, Expressive Arts Institute accepting applications for its foundation course

The Expressive Arts Institute at Salve Regina University, which is celebrating 20 years of successfully implementing a holistic approach into the training of skilled professionals, is accepting applications for its foundation course being offered in three 3-day-weekend...

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SRU Dance presents spring performance April 15-16

SRU Dance, Salve Regina’s student-run dance organization, will present its spring performance, “Move,” on Friday, April 15 and Saturday, April 16 in the Rodgers Recreation Center. This spring’s performance will feature 24 dances in styles of hip hop, jazz, tap, contemporary...

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Award-winning poet Jane Springer presents public reading on April 21

Celebrated poet Jane Springer, a National Endowment for the Arts grant recipient and Whiting Writers’ Award winner who teaches literature and creative writing at Hamilton College in upstate New York, will present a poetry reading when she visits Salve Regina’s campus next...

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Department of music, theatre and dance presents spring concerts

Salve Regina’s department of music, theatre and dance has several spring concerts on tap, including performances from the university’s choral groups along with the Newport Community Symphonic Band and the Newport County Orchestra. Admission is $8 for general and $5 for...

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T.J. Wray to launch new book, kick off scholarship honoring memory of her former student

Dr. Tina (T.J.) Wray, assistant professor of religious studies, will celebrate the launch of her new book, “Good Girls, Bad Girls of the New Testament: Their Enduring Lessons,” and kick off a scholarship fund to honor the memory of one of her students during a public event at...

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Sophomore social work major Michelle Baptista named Newman Civic Fellow for 2016

Michelle Baptista of Pawtucket, a sophomore social work major at Salve Regina University, has been named a Newman Civic Fellow for 2016 by Campus Compact, a coalition of 1,100 colleges and universities committed to civic engagement. Baptista was chosen as a result of her...

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Salve Regina, Day One host public forum, training session to fight the commercial sexual exploitation of children

The commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC), an alarming crime that is growing in Rhode Island and throughout the U.S., will be the topic of an open community training session and forum at Salve Regina University on Tuesday, April 12. Free and open to the public,...

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U.S. Senate Chaplain Barry Black to present commencement address, receive honorary degree

Dr. Barry Black, the first African American to serve as chaplain of the United States Senate, will return to his alma mater to address the graduating class and be awarded an honorary doctorate when Salve Regina University celebrates its 66th commencement on Sunday, May 15....

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Public invited to student recital on April 2 at Salve Regina

Salve Regina’s department of Music, Theatre and Dance will present a student recital on Saturday, April 2 at 4 p.m. Free and open to the public, the recital will be presented in Angelus Hall, which is located behind the university’s chapel on Ochre Point Avenue. The program...

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