News - Salve Regina University

Researcher probes the meaning of sex in Sept. 18 lecture about college’s ‘hookup culture’

Where else but in college can young adults learn so much, meet so many people and have so much fun? “Hookup sex” is a big part of this culture, nationwide, but while it’s supposed to come with no strings attached, this form of frequent, casual sex can create an enormous...

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Salve Regina ranked among nation’s best universities in 2015 'U.S. News' survey

Salve Regina University has again been ranked among the best institutions of higher education in the United States, earning accolades for both its undergraduate and graduate programs, in an annual survey conducted by U.S. News & World Report. In the 2015 edition of U.S....

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Meschwitz featured on internationally syndicated program, ‘The Academic Minute’

Susan Meschwitz, assistant professor of chemistry, will talk about her research into the medicinal properties of honey when "The Academic Minute" airs Sept. 12 on WAMC Northeast Public radio, a program that is syndicated to more than 70 stations throughout North America....

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Karate team in Anchorage, Alaska to compete in national championships

Six athletes on Salve Regina’s karate team are traveling with their faculty advisor, Dr. JD Swanson, to compete in the 36th annual International Shotokan Karate Federation (ISKF) National Championships Sept. 5-7 in Anchorage, Alaska. The Salve contingent includes Madeline...

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Opening reception for BOSS (Best of Salve Students) exhibit is Sept. 11 at Hamilton Gallery

An opening reception and awards ceremony for student artists whose work has been selected for BOSS Show 2014, the Best of Salve Students, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery. The public is welcome. BOSS Show is an annual...

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From campus to compost: Salve Regina saves cafeteria food scraps to benefit RI farms

Sodexo Dining Services has partnered with Rhode Island’s first full-service food scrap collection and commercial compost operation to save all food waste generated in the campus cafeteria for processing into high-quality compost for Rhode Island growers. Twice a week, The...

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McKinney will train high school counselors in China

Tricia McKinney, associate director of international enrollment, will share her expertise with high school counselors in China as a participant in EducationUSA China’s inaugural High School Counselor Training program to be held in Chengdu, China on Sept. 21-22. McKinney will...

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Pell Center partners with RIIFF, will screen two documentaries at film festival

As part of the 2014 Rhode Island International Film Festival, the Pell Center's Story in the Public Square initiative will be screening two documentary films on Saturday, Aug. 9 at the historic Jane Pickens Theater in downtown Newport. The afternoon begins with a 2 p.m....

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Our Lady of Mercy Chapel design wins international award for religious architecture

Faith & Form magazine and The Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture (IFRAA) have announced that Our Lady of Mercy Chapel, designed by Robert A.M. Stern Architects on the campus of Salve Regina University, has been named the winner of a 2014 international...

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Pell Center, Naval War College to host ‘An Evening with Senator John McCain’ on June 12

U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ), the Republican Party’s nominee for president in the 2008 election, will present a public talk on "America's Global Leadership" on Thursday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. as part of a program co-hosted by Salve Regina’s Pell Center and the U.S. Naval War...

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