Filmmaking wasn’t at all what alumnus Ross Kauffman '89 set out to do when he enrolled at the University of Rhode Island. But the former marketing major’s interest in film was piqued the summer after his junior year when he read an obscure second-hand book, Elements of Film. After a series of stepping-stone jobs and a decade as a film editor in New York, Kauffman hit the big time with Born into Brothels, his documentary about the children of Calcutta prostitutes,...
In his latest blog, President Dooley talks the importance of manufacturing to the RI economy and why we support Question 4 for a new engineering facility at URI.
From the Nearly Naked Mile to Rhodyville to Meade Stadium to the 9th annual Distinguished Achievement Awards and more, the URI Alumni Association invites you back for Homecoming Weekend, Oct. 23-26.
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