URI, W. Alton Jones Campus Announces
Upgraded 100 Mbps Internet Connection
W. Alton Jones Campus is now offering an upgraded 100 Mbps Internet connection with more than ten times our previous connection speeds. Our internet speed is more than 100 times faster than the typical home connection. We also now offer high speed wireless connections in all buildings and our network has been fully integrated with the state of the art University of Rhode Island network. This upgrade provides increased reliability and a high speed portal for all your connectivity needs.
- Check your email outside sitting under a tree or by the lake relaxing
- Download videos with virtually no buffering
- Have an off-site attendee join your meeting via Skype with no delays
- Soon we will be offering WebEx to our customers for Video Conferencing
High speed wireless connection is complimentary at Whispering Pines. Our system is supported by the Information Technology Services at The University of Rhode Island.
Summer Outings & Company Picnics at The W. Alton Jones Campus
Environmental Education Center
It is the perfect place to host a Casual BBQ, Family Picnics, Rustic Country Wedding or a Company Outing for 100-500 guests.
We have weekends available June through August.
Please call Linda Fraunfelter at 401-874-8149
or email Lfraunfelt@aol.com to check availability.
Click on the photo to watch our
"One With Nature" at Whispering Pines.
It will bring our 2,300 acres to your desktop, laptap, smartphone or iPad.
After you watch it, imagine your next event here.
| Kaitlyn + Mark |
Whispering Pines Wedding
Sometimes we stumble across a wedding of the past and we enjoy sharing them with you. Click on the photo to the left to see more of Kaitlyn and Mark's very special day.
The children are especially delightful!
Members receive 10% off the $5,900 facility rental for a wedding at Whispering Pines, complimentary conference room rental when hosting a meeting with at least 20 room reservations per night for two nights, and 10% off featured Environmental Education Center Summer Camp program.
Recipe of the Month:
Our Famous Steak Marinade
Grilling season is upon us. This is the marinade that we use for all of the steaks at Whispering Pines. It is easy to make and we recommend you prepare it for a Rib-Eye Steak. But you can use it for any cut of meat your prefer.