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Phillip G. Clark, a University of Rhode Island gerontology professor, has been honored with the "Making a Difference Award" from LeadingAge R.I. for his efforts to improve geriatrics knowledge and health care services. Why did you initially … more
Johann Becker, a rising senior at the University of Rhode Island, was recently awarded the Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the most prestigious scholarship awarded to undergraduates studying … more
Carolyn Rafaelian, founder, CEO and chief creative officer of Alex and Ani, has been honored with the Child Mind Institute Corporate Advocate Award for her advocacy and support for mental health awareness. What steps have you taken to … 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
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
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
Meagan Pontbriand was recently named the 2015-16 Professional Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women. The award is given to a professional woman who demonstrates outstanding leadership and commitment in her chosen … 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
Gene M. Carlino, partner at Pannone Lopes Devereaux & West, has been named president of the inaugural Rhode Island chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. NAELA is a national public-policy advocacy group dedicated to the needs of the … more
JOËLLE ROLLO-KOSTER, a history professor at the University of Rhode Island and renowned medieval scholar, was recently honored by the French government with the designation of Chevalier (or knight) of the Ordre des Palmes Académiques. The … more
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