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Salve Regina presents holiday concerts featuring choral groups, band and symphony

NEWPORT, R.I. (Nov. 28, 2016) – Salve Regina’s department of music, theatre and dance will present three Christmas and holiday concerts that will include performances from the university’s choral groups along with the Newport Community Symphonic Band and the Newport County...

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Festival de Cine, inaugural Hispanic film festival, runs Oct. 16-30 at Salve Regina

NEWPORT, R.I, (Oct. 12, 2016) – Five films produced from a variety of Spanish-speaking countries will be screened as part of the inaugural Festival de Cine, a Hispanic film festival hosted by Salve Regina University Oct. 16-30.   All films are open to the public and will be...

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Spanish immersion program for health, service majors garners Salve Regina one of eight international Innovation Fund awards

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 4, 2016) – In recognition of a new minor in Spanish tailored to students in the health and service majors, Salve Regina was one of eight universities in the Western Hemisphere to be honored with a “100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund Award” for...

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In new book, Neary examines urban race relations in northern U.S. cities

NEWPORT, R.I. (Oct. 3, 2016) - A new book by Dr. Timothy B. Neary, associate professor of history and coordinator of American studies at Salve Regina University, challenges many of our widely accepted understandings about U.S. race relations in northern cities during the mid-...

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Faculty awarded $173,800 Davis Grant, will engage community partners as co-educators to bolster civic learning

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 27, 2016) – Salve Regina faculty this fall are launching work on a three-year, grant-funded plan to intentionally infuse community engagement and civic learning into the university’s curriculum, a process enriched by community partners as co-educators.  ...

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Faculty, students to read excerpts from minority authors in observance of ‘Banned Books Week’

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 27, 2016) – Members of the Salve Regina community will line up to read excerpts from their favorite “Banned Books” to highlight how censorship disproportionately affects minority authors. The “Read Out,” which is sponsored by the university’s McKillop...

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‘Natural Selections’ exhibition blends interpretations of science and the natural world

NEWPORT, R.I. – (Sept. 23, 2016) – The creative work of three new England-based artists who blur the boundaries between the microscopic and the macroscopic will be featured when “Natural Selections”  is on exhibit Oct. 6-Nov. 9 at The Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery on the...

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17th Mansion Run and Fun Walk is Oct. 22

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 23, 2016) – Registrations are now being accepted at www.salve.edu/run for Salve Regina’s 17th annual 5k Mansion Run and Fun Walk that starts and finishes on the university’s seaside campus. The event will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 during...

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Students to meet, interview refugees for class project on immigration, cultural diversity

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 22, 2016) – On the next two Saturdays, 22 Salve Regina University students will be meeting and interviewing clients from Providence’s Refugee Dream Center, after which they will transcribe and edit their interviews, and send the finished product back to...

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Pell Center announces public events lineup for fall

NEWPORT, R.I. (Sept. 15, 2016) – Salve Regina University’s Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy will be presenting a wide array of public events this fall, with topics ranging from the ethical challenges of new technologies, to the history and legacy of...

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