Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Community joins in response to violence and hatred

The university community’s warmth and response to violence and the act of hatred perpetrated at the Muslim Community Center of Kingston have been shared by dozens of media nationwide. Read more at http://bit.ly/2a4FE7t.

Vandalized community center
Interfaith program to be held at vandalized Kingston mosque The Providence Journal-Jul 16, 2016


Dozens attend vigil at vandalized Muslim community center
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎


Rhode Island mosque vandalized following attack in Nice, France
13abc Action News - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎


Kingston mosque vandalized following attack in France
The Providence Journal - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


On social media, readers decry vandalism at Kingston mosque
The Providence Journal-Jul 15, 2016


Muslim Group Reports Vandalism At South County Mosque
Rhode Island Public Radio - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


Nice attacks: Rhode Island mosque vandalized and windows smashed in 'hate crime' following France deaths
The Independent - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


U.S. mosque target of hate crime after terrorist kills at least 84 in France
The Daily Dot - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


In the Wake of Tragedy, the Internet Responds With Art
WIRED-Jul 15, 2016


RI religious leaders blame Trump, Gingrich for vandalism at local ...
RI Future-Jul 17, 2016


In other News
URI Top Executive Makes Less Than Nearby Colleagues
Rhode Island Public Radio-Jul 18, 2016‎


URI surf therapy program heads down under
The Westerly Sun-Jul 18, 2016‎


Backyard & Beyond: Rhode Island aids cause, bans shark fin trading
The Independent-Jul 16, 2016


Auto Biography: URI grad turns Toyota Tacoma pickup into a tiny ...
The Providence Journal-Jul 15, 2016


Paradis finishes second in State Am
Concord Monitor-Jul 16, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Peace, vigils, more news

At URI vigil, a call to build peace
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016
http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20160713/at-uri-vigil-call-to-build-peace

URI holds vigil for victims of recent shootings
WHJJ 10, July 13, 2016
http://app.criticalmention.com/app/#clip/view/23453783?token=b318f987-62cc-4b4d-bd60-a644bbf2ce48

URI holds vigil for victims of recent shootings
WLNE-TV (ABC6)-July 13, 2016
http://www.abc6.com/story/32439883/uri-holds-vigil-for-victims-of-shootings

URI holds 'My Life Matters' vigil in wake of recent violence
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News-July 13, 2016

Message at URI vigil: Nation's divides must be solved through ...
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016

Marvin Abney: RI budget offers taxpayers relief
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016

Feds Spend $36913 Texting College Kids Not to Drink So Much on ...
Washington Free Beacon-July 13, 2016

RIC, URI Host Community Discussions Around Shootings In Dallas ...
Rhode Island Public Radio-July 13, 2016

A few gems shine at Gallery Night exhibit in Providence
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016

Ban visits Turkey's United Nations mission post Istanbul attack
ChristianNewsToday.com-Jul 12, 2016

The Oceanographer Who Figured Out the Salty Brine Explosion
Rhode Island Monthly-Jul 7, 2016

Next year's gypsy moth population could be worse
Turn to 10-July 7, 2016

After Police-Involved Deaths, Civil Rights Activists Issue a ...
Mic-July 7, 2016

R.I. economy: Indicators failing to maintain muscle
The Providence Journal-Jul 11, 2016

Lardaro: CCI improves from April, but state performing poorly
Providence Business News, July 11, 2016

Five Questions With: Jeffrey Bratberg
Providence Business News, July 11, 2016

Solutions to the ongoing opioid epidemic take shape
Drug Topics, July 10, 2016

Ultimate Frisbee brings competitors from across the world to Kingston
RI Central, July 10, 2016

URI golfers have strong showings at RI Amateur
Ricentral.com-July 10, 2016

URI’s GSO to receive $300K to monitor ocean water
Providence Business News, July 5, 2016

Five Questions With: Michael D. Ice
Providence Business News, July 5, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Explosives, digital literacy

Istanbul Attack, June 30, 2016
University chemistry professor and explosives expert, Jimmie Oxley was asked by the Associated Press and others to comment on the explosives used in this triple suicide bombing. Reports with her remarks were carried by print, broadcast and online media worldwide, including:

Team approach keeps pizzeria ahead of curve
Providence Business News, July 1, 2016


URI offering fourth annual Summer Institute in Digital Literacy
Providence Business News, July 1, 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Jobs, digital literacy, Frisbee


The No-Jobs Myth
Inside Higher Ed, June 28, 2016, written by English Professor Carolyn Betensky

URI to host Ultimate Frisbee Championships
The Providence Journal-June 27, 2016

Local teen heads to high seas for research, experience
freshwatercleveland-Jun 27, 2016

Deadline extended for Manufacturing Innovation Challenge
Providence Business News -June 28, 2016

Media and information literacy is a tool that enables life
Big News Network.com-June 28, 2016

Media and information literacy is a tool that enables life
UNESCO, June 28, 2016

Ewing High School grad's love of aquatics turns into life-long pursuit
Mercer Space-June 28, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016

South Street Landing, alumni, honors

Providence's South Street Landing project turning former power ...
The Providence Journal-June 23, 2016


Forte sworn in as Family Court chief judge
Johnston Sun Rise-June 23, 2016


Rare papal honor bestowed at cathedral Sunday
Rhode Island Newspaper-June 23, 2016


Local band hits top of Spotify charts
The Huntington News-June 23, 2016


Resident recognized for work with SNAP
Warwick Beacon-June 23, 2016


Eight local students win Cox scholarships
Providence Business News, June 24, 2016