Articles by Katherine Lamb (49)

Gov. Lincoln Chafee ’75 P’14 P’17 served in the U.S. Senate as a Republican from 1999-2007. He was elected R.I. governor as an Independent in 2010.


Chafee ’75 to seek second term as Democrat

September 3, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Chafee faces a competitive primary election to earn the Democratic gubenatorial nomination.

U. plans potential Dynamo House renovation

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U. plans potential Dynamo House renovation

July 10, 2013 1 comment

A proposed partnership with URI, RIC and a private developer would retool the vacant building.

Also located in the Jewelry District, JWU’s new Center for Physician Assistant Studies will share resources with the Alpert Medical School.

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Med School and JWU will collaborate, share resources

April 1, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The Center for Physician Assistant Studies at JWU offers interprofessional focus to the Med School.

The space set aside for riverfront development is expected to draw great interest, said the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission chairman.


I-195 relocation makes room for development

March 21, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The original park area plans have changed to include an eight-story building by the river.

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New associate dean named for Med School

March 19, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Allan Tunkel, current professor of medicine at Drexel, will assume his new position July 15.

The Taft Avenue Daycare Center, which exclusively served University employees, closed in August. Herald file photo.

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Paxson responds to child-care recommendations

March 6, 2013 2 comments

The University must balance child-care needs with ‘the cost of those needs,’ the provost said.

The construction of the park is part of a larger effort to connect the University’s main campus with the Jewelry District.


Construction changes plans for park on Providence River

March 5, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Officials hope construction will begin in summer of 2014, with the park opening in 2015.

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With Wing to step down, search for new dean of medicine continues

February 26, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The committee will narrow the field of candidates to fill the role in the coming months.

After purchasing land near Pine Street in the fall, Johnson and Wales University plans to build up to three new academic buildings.

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Universities make plans for Jewelry District

February 13, 2013 Comments are Disabled

R.I. institutions aim to convert shared property into a hub for knowledge, technology and research.

The integrated Med School program will promote case-based problem solving in small classes and community engagement on healthcare issues. Herald file photo.

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New Med School program to admit first class in 2015

February 4, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The 24-student program will combine primary care and public health in a four-year curriculum.

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