May 8, 2018
Providence Business News held its annual C-Suite Awards in April, recognizing outstanding business leaders in Rhode Island. Mim L. Runey, LPD, chief operating officer and Providence Campus president, was recognized with the Career Achiever Award. President Runey and her fellow C-Suite award recipients were interviewed for a video shown at the event. Watch now.
Providence Business News also interviewed President Runey about her career and efforts to steer JWU toward food’s global influence. Read more.
Photos of the Week
College of Engineering & Design students Patrick Wynn ’20, Dennis Collins ’19, Cameron Shimer ’19, and Maharshi Patel ’21, demonstrated the capabilities of a robotic air hockey table they created in the Innovation Lab for Lucas Cochran of The Daily Planet television show on Discovery Canada, who visited the Providence Campus on May 1. The crew filmed content that will air in a 5-minute segment on Discovery Canada (date of broadcast has yet to be determined).
JWU’s annual Wahoo Weekend drew hundreds of students and guests to the Harborside Campus on Saturday, May 5, for carnival rides, entertainment, food trucks and fun. Even Wildcat Willie got in on the action!