Monday, July 1, 2013

Tick-proof clothing, faculty award, and throwing chimps

Cool clothes, fabrics for active summer fun - includes mention of Prof. Tom Mather
Providence Journal - 7/1

Late URI professor, Hasbro among EPA award winners
Providence Journal - 6/30

Gardening with the Masters scheduled July 13-14 - Master Gardener event
Westerly Sun - 6/29

EPA honors organizations, former URI researcher with Merit Awards
Providence Business News - 6/27

That chimp won’t hunt, but early humans might have when they learned to throw - includes quotes from Prof. Holly Dunsworth
Washington Post - 6/26

Dynamo House Redevelopment

The announcement that URI, Rhode Island College and Brown University have proposed to redevelop the former South Street Power Station in Providence, known as Dynamo House, for use as a joint nursing program and other educational and commercial uses generated considerable media attention.  Among those reporting on it were the Providence Journal, Providence Business News, Businessweek, New England Cable News, Boston GlobeChannel 12, Channel 6WPRO radio, Rhode Island Public Radio, GoLocalProv, and others.  The news release issued by the three partners can be found here.