Friday, August 19, 2011

Top Value: In the SmartMoney magazine article "Colleges That Help Grads Get Top Salaries," URI has been ranked URI 13th in nation for return on investment, highest in New England. URI news about this rank was carried by regional media including the Providence Journal, GoLocalProv, Channel 12 news, WRNI radio among others.

Thursday, August 18, 2011

First sustainability officer

A press release this week announcing the appointment of Marsha Garcia as the University's first sustainability officer captured the attention of many local media outlets. Channel 12 interviewed her for a nice story about sustainability on campus, the environmental website EcoRI posted the release, and she was interviewed by WRNI and WPRO radio as well. Other media outlets also picked up the story.