Rhode Island

Join the RISD Alumni Club of Rhode Island to connect with alumni in our area. The club is run by local alumni volunteers, with support from the Office of Alumni Relations, to meet the interests of alumni in Rhode Island.

Our club organizes informal gatherings to reconnect with fellow alumni. We are eager to hear your ideas about what kind of events would most interest you! Some ideas we have include a #RISDServes volunteer project in our community to observe Founders Day (celebrating the anniversary of RISD's founding on March 22, 1877), meetups before local art and design events, informal conversations with RISD leaders, talks by prominent artists and designers, and more.

We also need people to serve as club leaders and help organize and host our activities.
Contact alumni@risd.edu to get involved!

Priya Himatsingka speaking about retail at the pH Factor event
Amy Cohen welcoming attendees to the Club of Rhode Island event
Alumni connecting at the pH Factor event
Amy Cohen and a former classmate at pH Factor
Alumni gather to listen to club leader Amy Cohen speak about volunteer opportunities.
Two alumni pose for a photo during a Volunteer info Session.
Three almumae pose for a photo during a Volunteer info Session..
Three almumi pose for a photo during a Volunteer info Session.
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Photos above are from a recent RISD Club of Rhode Island Volunteer Info Session on campus at 20 Washington Place.

CLUB LEADERSHIP

VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE
Elaine Froehlich 87 GD
Lois Harada 10 PR
Peter Gemei 00 GL
Scott Noh 13 ID
Lauren Page-Lake 91 ID
Marjorie Powning 84 IA
Alane Spinney 78 PH
Laura Tempest Zakroff 00 PR
Dina Zaccagnini Vincent 93 GD MAT 03