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Boston Police spokesperson during marathon bombing to lecture in ‘Crisis Communications’ class

Boston Police Officer James Kenneally, spokesperson for the department who handled communications, including social media, during last year’s marathon bombing, will be the guest speaker in the “Crisis Communications” class of Scott Fraser on Tuesday, April 29, from 4 to 5:5:...

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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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Social Work department organizes volunteer service day at local agencies

Salve Regina’s social work department has organized its second annual volunteer service day to be held on Sunday, April 27 at several human service agencies on Aquidneck Island. Members of the university community will join with social work students, parents, faculty and...

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$1 million gift helps university launch graduate program in nursing

At a ceremony Wednesday, April 23, Salve Regina officials were joined by U.S. Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) and university trustee/benefactor Thomas A. Rodgers III in announcing the establishment of the university’s new graduate program in nursing, as well as a $1 million gift from...

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Comprehensive EMT course brings students, security officers together

Two Salve students arrive quickly to the scene, where a car has crashed head-on into a tree. The driver, still strapped in his seatbelt, isn’t responding so the students spring into action. “Take inline stabilization of the neck and manual stabilization of the head,” commands...

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Salve Regina to offer RI’s only advanced graduate certificate program in substance abuse and treatment

Responding to the growing need for trained counselors in substance abuse and treatment, both nationally and in Rhode Island, Salve Regina University has developed a new Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS) in substance abuse and treatment. It is the only advanced...

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Peter Singer, cybersecurity director at Brookings Institution, presents public talk

Peter W. Singer, senior fellow and director of the Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence at the Brookings Institution, will present a public talk, “Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs To Know” on Tuesday, April 15 at 7 p.m. in Bazarsky Lecture Hall,...

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SRU Dance presents spring performance April 12-13

Salve Regina’s student-run dance organization, SRU Dance, will present its spring performance, “Work Hard, Play Hard,” on Saturday, April 12 and Sunday, April 13 in the Rodgers Recreation Center. This spring’s performance will include 26 dances in styles of tap, jazz, lyrical...

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New leadership studies program offers adults opportunity to complete their degrees

A new bachelor’s degree in leadership studies for continuing education students has been designed to equip future leaders with the diverse skills necessary to manage and lead in an increasingly complex organizational landscape. Enrollment for the program, based at Salve...

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Jon Batiste and Stay Human present jazz workshops, perform at Casino Theatre April 30

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Newport Jazz Festival on International Jazz Day, Wednesday, April 30, a concert by Jon Batiste and Stay Human will be presented at the historic Casino Theatre, 9 Freebody St. Presented by Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc. and...

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