Topic: Veterans

Anonymous financial aid gift expands RUE program

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Anonymous financial aid gift expands RUE program

April 3, 2017 0 comments

An anonymous donor’s 2015 gift of $15 million for the Resumed Undergraduate Education program should allow the program to grow in coming years.

U. makes efforts to expand veteran admissions

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U. makes efforts to expand veteran admissions

February 6, 2017 0 comments

The University has implemented a number of measures to increase veteran admittance as current student veterans continue to build a community on campus.

University researchers focus on needs of veteran amputees

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University researchers focus on needs of veteran amputees

February 2, 2017 0 comments

University researchers are collaborating on a three-year study focused on the needs of veterans who have suffered severe upper-limb amputations.

Maurice Decaul GS teaches playwriting to veterans every Wednesday.

Arts & Culture

Decaul GS brings veterans into theater

December 8, 2016 0 comments

They are learning the intricacies of playwriting through the Theatre Communications Group’s new Veterans and Theatre Institute Program.


Rippee ’16.5: For veterans, this election offers no easy answer

November 8, 2016 0 comments

In this year’s presidential election, the choice between two deeply flawed candidates has every voter compromising to some degree.

Arts & Culture

‘The Warfighters’ exposes civilians to reality of battlefield experience

October 26, 2016 0 comments

The Office of Student Veterans and Commissioning Programs hosted an advanced screening of “The Warfighters,” a docuseries by executive producer Peter Berg.


Grapengeter-Rudnick ’17: Properly celebrating our veterans

November 11, 2014 0 comments

Each one of us owes something to those who fight for us, but this can be more than just some words printed on our calendars and a “Happy Veterans Day.”


R.I. Senate considers bill to assist homeless veterans

March 14, 2013 7 comments

The joint resolution would fund housing for up to half of the state’s homeless veterans.

With only seven undergraduate veterans, the University may reach out to local schools and military publications to attract more veteran applicants.

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U. to strengthen resources for campus veterans

February 20, 2013 5 comments

A newly-approved office will work with the Admission Office to attract more veterans.