Thursday, June 28, 2012

GSO at America's Cup

The Graduate School of Oceanography is the featured exhibitor at the America's Cup World Series races at Fort Adams in Newport, and the large number of media attending the races are taking notice of the unique oceanographic exhibits.  Among those that have mentioned the GSO exhibits in their stories are Cruising World, Channel 10, the Providence Journal, the Valley Breeze, the Jamestown Press, the New Bedford Standard Times,  New England Cable News, the Albany Times Union, and the Connecticut Post.  The URI press release about the exhibits is here.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Fish vaccine award

The local media took notice this week when it was announced that Professors Marta Gomez-Chiarri and David Nelson received an award for their patented method of vaccinating fish in aquaculture facilities.  They were featured in stories in the San Francisco ChronicleJamestown Press, Boston Globe, Providence JournalChannel 12, New England Cable NewsEcoRIFish Info, and the Spanish language aquaculture publication Panorama Acuicola Magazine, among others.  The URI press release about the research can be found here.