Thursday, September 17, 2009

Transcript: chat with URI president David M. Dooley
Providence Journal
Jato822: President Dooley, As a potential graduate student at the University of Rhode Island, can you tell me what plans you have for the graduate programs?

State to outline energy stimulus fund plans
Providence Journal - Peter B. Lord
David Farmer, dean of the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography, has agreed to chair the so-called Energy Review Team that was ...

Insight on India, a global view at URI
The Providence Journal - Sep 17
The Washington bureau chief of the London-based Financial Times speaks at a four-week-long honors colloquium, Demystifying India, at URI.

Will Lyme Disease Follow Spread Of Ticks Across US
Red Orbit
Potentially debilitating Lyme disease doesn’t afflict people everywhere that the ticks harboring it are found. At least not yet. A five-university consortium led by a Michigan State University researcher wants to find out why.“These ticks are on the move.

Wednesday, September 16, 2009

One year later: Rhode Islanders felt Wall Street's collapse
Providence Journal
Before his job was cut, Cabral had applied to the MBA program at the University of Rhode Island. Originally, he said, the bank was going to pay the tuition,

Finally, fish ladder project coming to the Blackstone
Valley Breeze - Ethan Shorey -
According to research completed at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography, others have tried and been marginally successful in the

Is There a Right Way to Pray?
New York Times - Zev Chafets

A shapeless man in his mid-60s without obvious charisma, Cymbala played college basketball at the University of Rhode Island and has a point guard's...