JWU College of Arts & Sciences

RI Attorney General Encourages Students to Embrace Change

"Recognize opportunity. Pursue what you're passionate about, even if you don't know what that is today," Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin told the students assembled in Schneider Auditorium on Johnson & Wales' Providence campus. 

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National Book Award Winner Jesmyn Ward Visits JWU Providence

2011 National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward visited our Providence campus as this academic year's final Cultural Life Series speaker. Ward's latest work, The Men We Reaped, and the effort it took to put together such a personal piece of work, were the focus of her lecture.

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Warwick Mayor Avedisian Brings Learning to Life

During this past Winter term, students in Professor Larry LaFauci's Macroeconomics class got to see their classroom lessons brought to life through the experiences and stories of Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian.

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