Monday, November 25, 2013

Digital Literacy, Ryan Institute, guns

Professor Renee Hobbs, director of the Harrington School of Communication and Media, was featured in a front page story in the Providence Sunday Journal on Nov. 24 as a "champion of digital literacy."  The lengthy story highlights her efforts to help students develop "the ability to critically evaluate and communicate information and ideas using digital technology."

The new George & Anne Ryan Institute for Neuroscience received additional visibility this week from a feature story and editorial in the Providence Business News on Nov. 25. and a news report in the Nov. 22 edition of the North Kingstown Standard Times. Read about earlier coverage here.

An editorial in the Westerly Sun on Nov. 24 argues that URI campus police officers should be allowed to carry guns.