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Repeats every day until Fri Mar 31 2017 .
February 22, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 22, 2017
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
North Residence Hall
RWU will host our third blood drive of the academic year on February 21 and 22, from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. in North Residence Hall. Remember that every pint of blood donated saves THREE lives! RWU has been hosting blood drives since 1974 — help us continue this important tradition!
February 22, 2017
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Dining Commons
Find out more information on our shipboard education programs offered through SEA in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.
February 22, 2017
7:00 pm
Rogers Free Library, 525 Hope St., Bristol
The 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of "One Hundred Years of Solitude” by Gabriel García Márquez. The book discussion group is being held in collaboration with and hosted by the Rogers Free Library in Bristol.
February 23, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 23, 2017
(All day)
TBD
CCC Semifinals
February 23, 2017
(All day)
TBD
CCC Semifinals
February 23, 2017
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
GHH G01
Dr. Edward E. Andrews (from Providence College) will offer a lecture titled, "Race and Religion in Eighteenth Century Newport, Rhode Island."
February 24, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 25, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 25, 2017
(All day)
TBD
CCC Championship
February 25, 2017
(All day)
TBD
CCC Championship
February 25, 2017
10:00 am
at RWU
Northeast Regional Championships
February 25, 2017
9:00 pm
Upper Commons
Join CEN in Upper Commons for Trivia Night at 9 p.m.
February 26, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 26, 2017
10:00 am
at RWU
Northeast Regional Championships
February 27, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 27, 2017
5:00 pm
Mary Tefft White Cultural Center — University Library
"The Raising of America" is the first national, fully integrated media/public engagement project that aims to reframe the way Americans look at early child health and development. The documentary film raises awareness about recent research on connections between early childhood experience and the long-term prospects for health, education, and economic success. It asks the question: How does America's policies and services for infants and young children measure up in comparison to other countries in the world?
February 28, 2017
(All day)
University Library
As part of the 17th Annual Professor John Howard Birss, Jr. Memorial Lecture Series and Library Exhibition, “Gabriel García Márquez and ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the publication of his major work of literature. The exhibition is open daily through March 31 during the library's operating hours. Items are on display courtesy of the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin, Redwood Library and others.
February 28, 2017
4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
School of Law — Appellate Courtroom 283
In celebration of Black History Month, RWU and RWU Law are presenting the opening of a groundbreaking exhibit titled “Do Lord Remember Me: The Black Church in Rhode Island” and a conversation on the history and significance of the black church in Rhode Island, as well as a powerful performance by actor Joe Wilson Jr.