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MAYA VADIVELOO, assistant professor of nutrition and food sciences in the College of Health Sciences at the University of Rhode Island, has discovered that discrimination based on weight is linked to adverse health effects. Vadiveloo and Harvard … more
STEVEN J. BOYAJIAN was recently named a Rising Star on the 2016 Super Lawyers list. No more than 2.5 percent of lawyers in the state are recognized as Rising Stars. What inspired you to pursue a career in law? A 1949 letter to my … more
ROBERT P. FOLEY was recently honored with the Frederick C. Williamson Professional Leadership Award by Preserve Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission during the 2016 Rhody Awards. The award recognizes … more
OMAR BAH, a Roger Williams University alumnus, will travel to Haiti with a delegation from New Bridges for Haitian Success Inc. in November to deliver cash and donated items to those impacted by Hurricane Matthew. Why should … more
GORDON S. WOOD, Pulitzer prize-winning historian, will be honored by the Redwood Library as the second recipient of the Abraham Redwood Medal for Contributions to American History and Culture. Wood is the Alva O. Way University professor emeritus at … more
DAVID J. KELLEHER, of East Providence, was recently awarded the Antoinette F. Downing Volunteer Service Award during the Preserve Rhode Island and Rhode Island Historical Preservation & Heritage Commission's 2016 Rhody Awards. The award recognized … more
DR. KALI ST. MARIE THOMAS was recently chosen as the 2016 recipient of the Carroll L. Estes Rising Star Award, given annually by the Gerontological Society of America to a member in acknowledgement of outstanding early-career contributions in social … more
RANDALL ROSENBAUM, executive director of the Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, was recently named the recipient of the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies' 2016 Gary Young Award. The award recognizes an executive director who has made an … more
Sheryl Buchanan, adult learning facilitator and evening coordinator at Genesis Center, was recently named the 2016 Outstanding Adult Educator of the Year by the Rhode Island Department of Education, based on her commitment to adult education, the … more
Dr. Clive W. Bridgham, a chiropractic sports-medicine specialist and director of the Barrington Chiropractic and Sports Medicine Clinic in Barrington, was one of 17 chiropractors from eight countries chosen by the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee to … more
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