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A $75,000 startup grant was awarded to Graduate! Rhode Island by the United Way of Rhode Island in mid-November in conjunction with Gov. Gina M. Raimondo’s plan to increase the number of Rhode Island residents with college degrees to 70 percent by 2025. more
TOM ROBERTS was recently honored with The Rhode Island Council for the Humanities' Honorary Chairs' Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Humanities for his cultural work as an educator, writer, performer and producer. Roberts is a senior history … more
Feinstein Leadership Scholarships, which will help Feinstein Junior Scholars attend Roger Williams University, were recently established by local philanthropist Alan Shawn Feinstein through a $500,000 gift made to RWU, according to a Monday announcement by the university. more
Mario Cirillo is the head of the Academy for Career Exploration, a public charter high school in Providence. He talks about how the school prepares its students for technology-related careers. more
Carol A. Peterson, a lifelong resident of Cranston, retired as senior vice president, administration from FM Global in 2001 to focus her efforts on community volunteering, primarily helping children. more
Washington County residents are getting the most value for the property taxes they pay, according to SmartAsset’s latest study. more
Brown University, Providence College and Wheaton College all have been named to Kiplinger’s annual list of the 300 best value colleges and universities. more
S.M.A.R.T. 2.0, a robotics team from St. Mary Academy Bay View, took first place at the FIRST LEGO robotics tournament held recently at Roger Williams University for its project that focused on helping the blind who use guide dogs. more
A new report issued by the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies points to the increasingly aging American population, which will have ramifications on housing. more
Providence College ranked 19th among master’s colleges and universities for semester-long study abroad programs. It also ranked fourth in New England and No. 1 in Rhode Island in the 2016 annual Open Doors Report released by the Institute of International Education, the college announced Wednesday. more
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