August 27, 2019

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Save the dates: Experiential Education & Career Services fall part-time job and career fairs.

JWU Newsmakers

Sales of bulletproof backpacks have surged after recent events across the United States. In an interview with ABC 6 reporter Liz Tufts, Kristen Regine, professor in the College of Business, analyzed this growing trend and shared tips for consumers who may consider purchasing such an item. Watch now.

BringFido, which positions itself as the world's leading pet travel and lifestyle brand, reached out to JWU to find out more about our pet-friendly campus. JWU is one of seven universities featured in, "Where to Get Fido's Bachelor of Barking." Read the story

. (No, JWU does not offer degrees in barking).

Presidential candidate Andrew Yang tried sweetening his prospects in Rhode Island with an Instagram featuring Del's Lemonade – with a straw. Michael Sabitoni, department chair, College of Hospitality Management, advised approaching the sweet and tart treat as if it were a wine or brandy, eliminating the straw. Read Providence Journal's Mark Patinkin's humorous (and perhaps prophetic) recent column: Del’s photo stirs political controversy.


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Campus Announcements

Reminders for the 2019-20 Academic Year
The start of the academic year for most graduate students begins on Monday, August 26. Undergraduate, MAT and MEd students will attend their first day of classes on Monday, September 9.

Academic calendars for 2019-20 have recently been updated. To view and download JWU academic calendars, visit the JWU website.

Providence Campus Commencement Dates
Graduate Commencement: May 1, 2020
Physician Assistant Studies Commencement: May 15, 2020
Undergraduate Commencement: May 23, 2020

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