Salve Regina University

  • Photograph of a full crowd intently listening to panelists at the Laudato Si event in Bazarksy Lecture Hall.

    Spring 2016 Lecture Series Announced

    The first event is a screening of “This Changes Everything” on January 26, 2016

  • Head shot of Nuala Pell Leadership fellow Jacob Lang

    Lang ’18, Nuala Pell Fellow, to Present Paper at International Conference

    NEWPORT, R.I. — Nuala Pell Leadership Fellow Jacob Lang has been accepted to present at the Empire and Nation: Undergraduate Conference in Budapest, Hungary in August 2015. Lang will present his paper “Israel and Changing International Politics.” A philosophy major from N. Attleboro, Massachusetts, Lang was recently selected to be a member of the 2015-2016 Nuala Pell Leadership Program. Annually, the Program provides 12 diverse, high-achieving, Salve Regina University sophomores with … Read More

  • Frank Quigley poses with his certificate of induction into the Phi Sigma Tau philosophy honor society.

    Pell Center Work Study Inducted into Phi Sigma Tau

    Pell Center work study Frank Quigley ’16 was recently inducted in Phi Sigma Tau, the international honor society in philosophy, during the Spring 2015 semester. He was also selected to be a part of Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, an exclusive honor conferred by more than 1,000 universities and colleges nationwide. Quigley is a double-major in American History and Philosophy at Salve Regina University. As a … Read More

  • Pell Center Continues Pell Family Legacy of Honoring RI Students for Excellence in U.S. History

    NEWPORT, R.I. — The Pell Center at Salve Regina University today announced it would administer the Herbert Pell and Claiborne Pell Medal for U.S. History. Established by the Pell family, the Pell Medal is named for Representative Herbert C. Pell and his son, Senator Claiborne Pell.  It is a testament to their belief that understanding American history is essential to leadership.  Accordingly, the medal is awarded annually to one student … Read More

  • Upcoming Roundtable Discussion | Guns in America: Do We Have a Problem?

    Upcoming Roundtable Discussion | Guns in America: Do We Have a Problem?

    The United States has about 5% of the world’s population yet it accounts for anywhere from 35 to 50 percent of the world’s civilian-owned guns.

  • Pell Center Fellow to Instruct Cybersecurity Course

    NEWPORT, R.I.—The Pell Center’s Senior Fellow for Cyber Leadership, Francesca Spidalieri, has designed and is now teaching a new graduate-level course, Management of Cyber Opportunities and Threats (MGT 558). The course, which is a new core requirement, represents a distinctive feature of the Salve Regina MBA program and is open to students from other academic disciplines as well. Cybersecurity is increasingly central to the purview of senior business executives and … Read More

  • Pell Center Encourages Salve’s Class of 2018 to Apply for Leadership Program

    Rising sophomores are invited to participate in Nuala Pell Leadership Development Program The Pell Center invites students from Salve Regina’s Class of 2018 to apply for the Nuala Pell Leadership Development Program for the 2015- 2016 academic year. Named in honor of the late Nuala Pell, the wife of Sen. Claiborne Pell and an avid supporter of service, the Nuala Pell Leadership Development Program aims to build students’ leadership skills … Read More

  • Upcoming Lecture | An Evening with Sonia Nazario

    On Monday, April 13th, the Pell Center at Salve Regina University is hosting Pulitzer-Prize winning author and journalist Sonia Nazario in partnership with The Mosaic Student Newspaper and the Office of Mission Integration. Nazario‘s work focuses on issues of immigration and human rights. Her book, Enrique’s Journey, follows a Honduran boy on an odyssey that takes him away from his home country in search of his mother, and a better life, … Read More

  • Pell Center Enters Knight Foundation’s News Challenge

    The Pell Center has entered in the Knight Foundation’s News Challenge competition with a proposal for a game app called “Could You Be President?” The Knight News Challenge hopes to answer the following question–how might we better inform voters and increase civic participation before, during and after elections? “Could You Be President?” challenges players’ knowledge of current issues including global warming, security, government spending, and immigration. By playing the game, users will … Read More

  • Upcoming Roundtable Discussion | Drone Technology, Privacy, and the Theater of War

    Drone technology is increasing in sophistication and application at a rapid pace. Drones can now deliver your purchases and take aerial photographs of your favorite landmarks. They can also listen into your conversations, observe you from afar and even kill you. The regulation of drone technology is taking on increasing importance and this discussion will enable us to look at some of the key personal and security issues. Please join … Read More

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