Local Students Graduate from University of Rhode Island

More local graduates make us proud...

At the University of Rhode Island's 132nd Commencement on Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20, 2018, about 3,300 undergraduate and 750 graduate students became the University's newest alumni.

The following students from our area graduated from the University of Rhode Island:

  • Anna J Brecke of Chestnut Hill, MA, received Doctor of Philosophy , English
  • Alec Quinn Cronan of Centerville, MA, received Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting Summa Cum Laude
  • Nicholas James DiNello of Cotuit, MA, received Bachelor of Science, Nursing
  • Beau R Gagnon of Cotuit, MA, received Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology Cum Laude
  • Emma Gauthier of Marstons Mills, MA, received Bachelor of Arts, Journalism
  • Madison Lee Grady of Forestdale, MA, received Bachelor of Arts, Communication Studies Cum Laude
  • Jeremy R Kuznitz of Buzzards Bay, MA, received Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Taylor G Leidner of South Dennis, MA, received Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering
  • Justin Daniel Lerch of Sandwich, MA, received Bachelor of Arts, Communication Studies
  • Kelsey L Lotti of South Yarmouth, MA, received Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Samuel Thorpe McNulty of North Truro, MA, received Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, General Business Administration
  • Kevin James O'Brien of Buzzards Bay, MA, received Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management Cum Laude
  • Joseph Thomas Oldham of East Dennis, MA, received Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting Cum Laude
  • Samuel W Pickard of Welfleet, MA, received Bachelor of Science, Marine Affairs
  • Joseph Rossi of Chilmark, MA, received Bachelor of Arts, Communication Studies
  • April Anna-Rose Schaefer of Sagamore, MA, received Bachelor of Science, Communicative Disorders Cum Laude
  • Riley Matthew Temple of Harwich, MA, received Bachelor of Science , Biomedical Engineering Cum Laude
  • James Thomas Tuttle of East Falmouth, MA, received Bachelor of Science , Marine Biology

The University of Rhode Island's pioneering research extends the University's influence well beyond its coastal borders, while its unique interdisciplinary courses provide its 16,637 undergraduate and graduate students with global opportunities in an intimate environment. In May 2018, more than 3,300 undergraduate and about 750 graduate degrees were awarded. The University now has more than 120,000 alumni worldwide.


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