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Winter Storm Alert- Wednesday January 28, 2015

All classes are cancelled today, Wednesday January 28th, including all day school classes, graduate classes, and evening classes through the School of Continuing Education & School of Business. College offices are also closed. We expect to resume normal operations and all classes on Thursday, January 29th. For more information and updates, please go to

The weather line can be reached at 401-865-1012.

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Richard Battistoni

Director, Feinstein Institute for Public Service

Contact Information:
Feinstein Academic Center 402D


Ph.D. - Rutgers University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Civic Engagement, Service Learning, Citizenship Education, Community Organizing, Democratic Theory and Practice

Recent Presentations:

Battistoni, Richard., Neoliberal Governance and Academic Practice: Teaching & Learning, Resistance, and Radical Possibility, Amhest, MA, "Panel: Critical and Engaged Pedagogy as a Means of Creating Possibility". April, 2014.

Battistoni, Richard., International Association for Research on Service-Learning & Community Engagement, Omaha, NE, "Paper: Discovering Identity Through Reflective Practice: Reflection Post-graduation Enhances Civic Mindedness". November, 2013.

Battistoni, Richard., Association of American Colleges and Universities, Atlanta, GA, "CitizenAlum: Doers, Not (Just) Donors". January, 2013.

Battistoni, Richard., International Association for Research on Service-learning and Community Engagement , Baltimore, MD, "This is What Democracy Looks Like: Putting Politics (Back) Into Community Engagement". September, 2012.

Battistoni, Richard., Future of Community Engagement in Higher Education , North Andover, MA, "Paper: Educating for Democratic Leadership". June, 2012.

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