News - Salve Regina University

‘Friends of Jane’ surprise Salve Regina president at Governor’s Ball with $25,000 gift

NEWPORT, R.I. – A Christmas gift from 1,000 miles away for Salve Regina University President Jane Gerety, RSM, was personally delivered Saturday evening in the form of $25,000 to launch a student scholarship fund in her honor. The surprise gesture from the “Friends of Jane,”...

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Salve Regina recognized among best for teacher education by The College Database

NEWPORT, R.I. – Salve Regina University has been recognized as a top college for teacher education by The Online College Database’s new ranking, “Top Colleges in Rhode Island Shaping the Next Generation.” The designation honors post-secondary institutions in the state that...

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RI teens to use robots, LEGOs to manage natural disaster scenario

NEWPORT, R.I. – Teens from across the state will test their engineering, science and creative skills by using robots and LEGOs to develop solutions to a natural disaster scenario during the “Nature’s Fury” FIRST LEGO League (FLL) state qualifying tournament hosted by Salve...

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President, VP from Notre Dame University in Beirut, Lebanon visit Salve Regina

NEWPORT, R.I. – Salve Regina University administrators welcomed Rev. Walid Moussa, president, and Dr. Antoine Farhat, vice president of academic affairs from Notre Dame University in Louaize, Lebanon today to discuss development of an ongoing academic exchange. The visiting...

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Emmy award-winning sports broadcaster Jennifer Royle returns to Salve Dec. 3

NEWPORT, R.I. – Jennifer Royle, Emmy award-winning sports broadcaster and 1996 Salve Regina graduate, will share her experiences in sports broadcasting when she returns to her alma mater on Tuesday, Dec. 3, at 11 a.m. in Room 260 in the O’Hare Academic Center, 100 Ochre Point...

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Brady Scholarships awarded to 17 ADJ students

NEWPORT, R.I. – Salve Regina’s Administration of Justice Department will present Frances M. and Stephen J. Brady Scholarship awards to 17 students who were chosen unanimously by faculty. A ceremony will be held on Monday, Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m. in Ochre Court to honor the...

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Former war crimes prosecutor presents public talk on Philippines atrocities during WWII

NEWPORT, R.I. – Allan A. Ryan, a former war crimes prosecutor and author of Yamashita’s Ghost: War Crimes, MacArthur’s Justice and Command Accountability, will present a lecture about the capture and execution of a Japanese general who was found to be responsible for horrific...

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Mercy Center hosts interfaith ‘Festival of Lights’ celebration Dec. 4

NEWPORT, R.I. – The public is invited to join the Salve Regina University community on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. for an interfaith gathering to celebrate peace and justice in the world. Hosted for the 12th year by the university’s Mercy Center for Spiritual Life, the “...

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Brady Scholarships awarded to 17 ADJ students

NEWPORT, R.I. – Salve Regina’s Administration of Justice Department will present Frances M. and Stephen J. Brady Scholarship awards to 17 students who were chosen unanimously by faculty. A ceremony will be held on Monday, Dec. 9 at 5:30 p.m. in Ochre Court to honor the...

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Pell Center creates ‘Story Board’ to build community of storytellers and scholars

In an expansion aimed at enhancing the study, celebration and practice of public storytelling, the Pell Center at Salve Regina University today named two dozen people to a newly created, at-large “Story Board” that will advise the Pell Center’s leadership on the development...

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