We are excited to be holding the 25th year of Lavender Languages and Linguistics at Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island.
More about the Department of Anthropology at Rhode Island College available here: http://www.ric.edu/anthropology/Pages/default.aspx
Rhode Island College Mission Statement (‘About RIC’ webpage‘)
As a leading regional public college, Rhode Island College personalizes higher education of the finest quality for undergraduate and graduate students. We offer vibrant programs in arts and sciences, business and professional disciplines within a supportive, respectful and diverse community. Dedicated faculty engage students in learning, research, and career attainment, and our innovative curricula and co-curricula foster intellectual curiosity and prepare an educated citizenry for responsible leadership.
Where is it?
Rhode Island College is located in the Mount Pleasant area of Providence, Rhode Island. Below are some links to help you get around!
How do I get to it?
From RIC’s directions website
From Route 95 Northbound
Take Exit 21 (Broadway exit); turn left at second traffic light (Atwells Avenue). Follow Atwells Avenue for 1.5 miles to the intersection with Mount Pleasant Avenue. Turn right onto Mount Pleasant Avenue. The College entrance is 1.1 miles ahead on the left.
From Route 95 Southbound
Take Exit 21 (Atwells Avenue exit). Turn right onto Atwells Avenue. Continue on Atwells Avenue for 1.5 miles to the intersection with Mount Pleasant Avenue. Turn right onto Mount Pleasant Avenue. The College entrance is 1.1 miles ahead on the left.
From Route 295 Northbound
Take Exit 6A to US Route 6 East. Follow US Route 6 East to the Killingly Street (RI Route 128) exit. Turn left off exit and follow Killingly Street to end. Turn right onto Greenville Avenue and follow to first traffic light. Bear left across the bridge onto Manton Ave. Continue to the next traffic light and turn left onto Fruit Hill Avenue. Bear right at the fork in the road. Campus entrance is approximately 0.2 mile ahead on the right.
From Route 295 Southbound
Take Exit 7A to US Route 44 East. Follow US Route 44 East for 2.8 miles to the intersection with Fruit Hill Avenue. Bear right onto Fruit Hill Avenue. The College entrance is 1.0 mile ahead on the left.
From the State House
Follow US Route 44 West (Smith Street) for 2.3 miles. Turn sharp left onto Mount Pleasant Avenue. Follow Mount Pleasant Avenue for 0.4 mile. The College entrance is on the right.
For Those Using GPS Devices
The address of the college is 600 Mt. Pleasant Avenue, Providence, RI 02908. The college is located at 41° 50’ 33” north latitude and 71° 27’ 50” west longitude.
Public Transportation (RIPTA)
The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority operates bus service to the Rhode Island College campus.
Visit www.ripta.com for other routes/details.