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#VRA2013 Twitterstorm

Our Social Networking Contributer, Krystal Boehlert (@kboehlert on Twitter), has created a Storify from the conference, which allows you to see some of the social media posts, images and conversations that took place during the conference. Check out: the Visual … Continue reading

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Travel

Greetings all, In this second message in a series (originally sent to the VRA Listserv) about the 2013 VRA Annual Conference, “Capitalizing on Creativity,” Local Arrangements Chair Mark Pompelia and I will highlight some of your travel options, both regional … Continue reading

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Three R.I. restaurants make OpenTable’s ‘Top 100’ list

An article over at Providence Business News today announced that three restaurants in Rhode Island, Bouchard Restaurant and Inn, Castle Hill Inn and Gracie’s, were listed in OpenTable’s Top 100 list: Three R.I. restaurants make OpenTable’s ‘Top 100’ list

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JetBlue kicks off service at T.F. Green

JetBlue Airways Corp. will provide twice-daily nonstop service to Orlando International Airport and one daily flight to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport beginning Thursday, Nov. 29. JetBlue kicks off service at T.F. Green JetBlue adds service to T.F. Green

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Travel Awards – extended deadline

Dear colleagues, This is to announce that the deadline for this year’s VRA travel awards has been extended until Monday December 3, 10am EST. We look forward to receiving applications from amongst the well-deserving VRA membership! Full details are once … Continue reading

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Providence’s South Main Street features slower paced shopping

Need a custom-made suit while in Providence? Maybe some cultured pearls or wine & cigars? Here’s a recent Boston Globe article that can help: Providence’s South Main Street features slower paced shopping

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Archivision sponsored travel award

Dear Colleagues, The Travel Awards Committee is very pleased to announce Archivision has sponsored a travel award of $1,000 for an international applicant and/or an architectural image librarian to attend the annual conference “Capitalizing on Creativity” in Providence, Rhode Island … Continue reading

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Boston’s Best Airport Bars

In case you have time to kill in either TF Green International Airport or Logan International, here’s a recent article from CBS Boston: Boston’s Best Airport Bars Cheers!

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Gallery Systems travel award

Dear Colleagues, We are very pleased to announce Gallery Systems has sponsored a $750 travel award for a media professional working in a museum environment to attend the annual conference “Capitalizing on Creativity” in Providence, Rhode Island April 3-6, 2013.  … Continue reading

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Providence is Back

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