Oct 26 2021

Brown University expands financial aid, international admissions, college-prep for talented Providence public high schoolers

Brown University will make significant investments to expand financial aid and improve college access, bolstered by the extraordinary performance of ...

Oct 23 2021

Bradley Hospital Virtual Conference open to public – Suicide Prevention & Response 

Photo: Bradley Hospital The Bradley Conference Fall 2021 series is grant-supported by the Rhode Island Department of Health Violence and ...

Oct 22 2021

RI Music Educators say rescue funds plan for schools neglects music and arts education

RI Music Educators Call on State, School Districts to Fund Music & Arts Education - With hundreds of millions of ...

Oct 21 2021

How children, 5-11, will soon get their COVID-19 vaccination

Yesterday, the White House released a Fact Sheet detailing programs being set up ahead of the anticipated approval of COVID-19 ...

Oct 19 2021

In-state tuition at CCRI, RIC, URI, regardless of immigration status & HBCUs forgive college debt, offer reduced/no tuition, more

Governor McKee signed into law that all Rhode Island students - regardless of immigration status - can go to a ...

Oct 18 2021

It’s now time to stamp out Antisemitism – Herb Weiss

By Herb Weiss, contributing writer The American Jewish Committee (AJC), one of the oldest nation’s Jewish advocacy groups fighting racism ...

Oct 7 2021

Boosters begin at nursing homes. Brown Univ. gets $4.9M from CDC to study how immunity fades with age.

Photo: Brown University Boosters begin at RI nursing homes. Brown University research showed the CDC how immunity fades with age, ...

Sep 29 2021

MacArthur “Genius Grants” awarded – includes first Rhode Islander in 11 years – Jesse Shapiro.

Shapiro, a professor of economics, won $625,000 in no-strings-attached funds to advance his innovative research using data to understand and ...

Sep 19 2021

In the Arena – Maribeth Calabro, Providence Teachers Union

Each week Joe Paolino, Jr. interviews people of interest on his program, “In The Arena”.  The show airs at 7am ...

Sep 16 2021

Bishop Hendricken to host Largest Private College Fair in RI

Bishop Hendricken High School will host 112 colleges and universities from across the United States on campus this Friday, September ...