Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Scholarship, state budget, peace

URI College of Business Administration launching first endowed professorship in finance
Providence Business News, Feb. 3, 2016

Raimondo offers a $9-billion 'jobs budget' with more aid to education
Providence Journal, Feb. 2, 2016

Education: Raimondo proposes more aid to schools hurt by charters
Providence Journal, Feb. 2, 2016

Raimondo’s $8.96B budget boosts education, business incentives
WPRI TV, Feb. 2, 2016

R.I. budget plan highlights innovation programs
Providence Journal, Feb. 2, 2016

URI on WJAR-PVD (NBC) - Providence, RI
NBC 10 News, Feb. 2, 2016

R.I. state budget proposes $35-million environmental bond issue
Providence Journal, Feb. 2, 2016

Raimondo releases 2017 budget proposal: ‘Spark the Comeback’
Providence Business News, Feb. 3, 2016

URI launching new sustainable agriculture, food systems major
Providence Business News, Feb. 3, 2016

URI Researcher Uses ‘Great Shark Race’ to Study Movement Patterns of Makos
EcoRI, February 2, 2016

Cheryl A. McCarthy: School librarians essential to students
Providence Journal, Feb. 3, 2016

Backyard & Beyond: Return of a native
Newport Daily News, Feb. 2, 2016

URI Journal: Injuries force Watson, Thompson into the starting lineup
Providence Journal, Feb. 2, 2016

They came in peace
Providence Journal, Jan. 31 2016

URI Wins Grant to Host French Film Festival, Feb 2 2016

Scholarships: University of Cape Coast Calls for Applications
Awake Africa, Feb. 3, 2016

Feeding Tubes Linked To Resistant Organisms In Nursing Home Patients, Feb. 2, 2016

Monday, February 1, 2016

Autism, Politics, Peace

URI professor to study how fathers help children with autism spectrum disorder
Providence Business News, Feb. 1, 2016

Why Won't Obama Apologize For US Slavery? How Reparations Debate For Black Americans Has Kept Congress From Apologizing For Slave History
International Business Times, Feb. 1, 2016

A Life: Melissa Gordon Was 'Always Putting Everyone Else Before Her'
Valley News, Jan. 31, 2016

Commemoration honors life of peace leader Mahatma Gandhi
Providence Journal, Jan. 31, 2016 in Opinion

Should Sanders go negative on Clinton? Social science says no.
Washington Post Newsletter, Jan. 30, 2016, By URI faculty- Shanna Pearson-Merkowitz (political science) and Liam Malloy (economics)

Mark Muro and Bruce Katz: R.I. needs to exploit its advantages
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016 in Opinion

11 companies win grants under R.I. innovation incentive program
Providence Journal, Jan. 31, 2016

NPC day-2: Perspectives on peace and conflicts
Nagaland Post, Jan 31, 2016

NPC: Views expressed on building peace
Eastern Mirror, Jan 31, 2016

John Kostrzewa: R.I.'s cities need most help closing job-skills gap
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016

R.I. economy is looking for more lift
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016

URI Journal: Rams raising awareness on and off the court
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016

Black History Month events in Rhode Island
The Providence Journal, Jan 30, 2016

Portsmouth group hopes its anti-drug message goes viral
East Bay RI, Jan. 28, 2016

Heavy equipment staging on park parcel in preparation for South Street Landing garage project
Providence Journal, Jan. 28, 2016

Report: Brown has largest endowment, increase in R.I. in fiscal 2015
Providence Business News, Jan. 28, 2016

Science at their fingertips: Charlestown students get crime lab experience
Westerly Sun, Jan. 29, 2016

URI, insurer settle with family of baseball player who died after workout for $1.45M
Providence Business News, Jan. 31, 2016

URI, insurer reach $1.45 million settlement with family of athlete who died during workout
The Providence Journal, Jan. 28, 2016-- This is one of​ number of​ articles carried by AP.

Buddy Cianci, dominant in Rhode Island politics, dies at 74
Associated Press, Jan. 28, 2016, Carried by hundreds of publications nationwide, this coverage included an old quote by URI Professor Marc Genest

Training on non-violence conflict reconciliation
Nagaland Post, Jan. 29, 2016

Pedagogy of non-violence: Students look into lessons of peacemaking
Eastern Mirror, Jan. 28

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Research park, Ghana, Seafood

Providence research park moves closer to reality as developers sign to buy 195 land
The Providence Journal, Jan 22, 2016

Wexford, CV Properties sign to buy 195 land for $6.6 million
The Providence Journal, Jan 22, 2016

URI works with university in Ghana on sustainable fisheries
Associated Press, Providence, Jan 24, 2016 -- This news has been carried by hundreds of local and international media outlets

5Q: Jim Purcell
Providence Business News, Jan.23, 2016

Seafood industry rebrands 'trash' fish
Associated Press, Jan. 22 -25, This AP story continues to be carried by media world wide

Peace convention in Dimapur on Jan 30
Tne Assam Tribune, Jan. 25, 2016

Filtered water of river Sal to help irrigation
The Navhind Times, Jan. 25, 2016

Winds of change in energy
Providence Business News, Jan.23, 2016

RI Pols Need To Build Public Trust in Economic Policies
Rhode Island Public Radio, Jan. 22, 2016

Rhode Islanders of the Year: Sean Fay Wolfe
Rhode Island Monthly, December 2015

Support for our daughter, Mary Tobin, is deeply appreciated
East Bay RI, Jan. 25, 2016

Friday, January 22, 2016

Senate, Athletics, Overfishing

RI Senate bill would prevent funding of cabinet positions by college ...
The Providence Journal, Jan. 21, 2016

Colonials determined to exact revenge against Rams
Providence Journal, Jan. 21, 2016

Pass the dogfish nuggets? Seafood industry rebrands ‘trash’ AP Big Story, Jan 21, 2016 -- A Google news search shows this Associated Press report is included in hundreds of online news/blog sites worldwide including:

How Julian Edelman made himself into the perfect Patriot
ESPN, Jan. 22, 2016

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Start-ups, Ticks, Sports

New URI course encourages students to engineer their own startups
The Providence Journal, Jan. 16, 2016

URI starts new oceanography masters degree program
Providence Business News, Jan. 19, 2016

Anthropomorphism: how much humans and animals share is still contested
The Guardian, Jan. 15, 2016

Five Questions With: Xinyuan 'Shawn' Chen
Providence Business News, Jan. 18, 2016

An Uptick of Lyme Disease in Southern New England
EcoRI, Jan. 18, 2016

Tick Populations Expanding, More at Risk
Discovery News, Jan. 18, 2016

8 Mind Tricks To Lose 8lbs in 8 Weeks
Women's Health, Jan. 19, 2016

Raimondo to attend Davos meeting
The Providence Journal, Jan 18, 2016

Using RIC foundation to pay new state innovation chief raises...
The Providence Journal, Jan. 18, 2016

URI 73, La Salle 62: A much-needed win for the Rams
The Providence Journal, Jan 16, 2016

Facing trial, Doyle requests state records
The Providence Journal-Jan 15, 2016

Miles Bronson’s letters handed over to Asom Jatiya Prakash
The Assam Tribune, Jan. 17, 2016, Prof. emeritus Dilip Datta

Chief RI disciplinary counsel receives national honor
The Providence Journal, Jan. 18, 2016

Land trust, schools aim for real-world connection to lessons
Westerly Sun, Jan. 15, 2016

"Wipe the Face of Addiction" campaign changing stigmas
ABC6, Jan 14, 2016

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Gov. Raimondo, Media, Probiotics

Brown, URI recognized for work-life programs
Providence Business News, Jan. 14, 2016

Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations
The Providence Journal, Jan. 14, 2016

Media, Quit Marketing "Ideal Beauty" to Teens
Huffington Post, Jan. 14, 2016

GE could still move some jobs to RI, Raimondo says
The Providence Journal, Jan. 14, 2016

Raimondo to unveil proposed budget to General Assembly on Feb. 2
The Providence Journal, Jan. 13, 2016

Raimondo to attend World Economic Forum in Switzerland
Distributed by the Associated Press, this announcement has been carried by all media outlets nationwide, including The Providence Journal, Turn to 10, WPRI 12, and WLNE 6.

Youth Icons-Ghana Contributes To Global Nonviolence Project
Ghana MMA, Jan. 13, 2016

URI Journal: Cuttino Mobley named to 2016 Atlantic 10 Legends class
The Providence Journal, Jan. 13, 20016

Researchers hope probiotics can help oyster hatcheries fight disease
Undercurrent News, Jan. 13, 2016

How Probiotics Can Save East Coast Shellfish Hatcheries from Vibrio
Seafood News, Jan. 13, 2016

Coach Cordisco leaves legacy of loyalty for the ages
Rockland Times, Jan. 14, 2016

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Economics, Health

Gina-Meter: Looking likely, Innovation Institute is In the Works
The Providence Journal, Jan. 13, 2016

URI bans hoverboards on campus
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News, Jan. 13, 2016

Raimondo going to Switzerland for Davos summit
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News, Jan. 13, 2016

15 Small Changes for a Leaner, Healthier You
Real Simple, Jan. 13, 2016, - Reporter requested comments from Professor James Prochaska

Guard play should dominate URI-St. Bonaventure game
The Providence Journal, Jan. 12, 2016

Phoenix bus strike: Company could face fines
The Arizona Republic, Jan. 13, 2016 - Reporter requested comments from URI Labor Research Center, Prof. Matthew Bodah

Need Surgery, Will Travel
New Republic, Jan. 13, 2016, Book review references comments by Philosophy Prof. Zahra Meghani

RI regulators set ground rules at hearing on power plant
The Providence Journal-Jan. 12, 2016

2016 Newport Jazz Festival Rolling Lineup Announcements
What'sUpNewp, Jan. 12, 2016