Thursday, July 25, 2013

Starfish disease research

A mysterious disease that is killing starfish from New Jersey to Maine is the subject of a research grant awarded to Prof. Marta Gomez-Chiarri last month, and a URI news release about the project has generated considerable media attention.  The project was the subject of a front page story in the Providence Journal, as well as stories in the Providence Business News, and EcoRI. An Associated Press story appeared in a wide range of media outlets, including the Portland Press Herald, Kennebec Journal, Channel 12, Channel 6Greenwich Time, Danbury News Times, New England Cable News, Boston Globe and elsewhere.

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Dynamo and dinosaurs

Providence Journal - 7/23

National Geographic News - 7/23

A dynamic Dynamo - op-ed about nursing school project
Providence Journal - 7/21

Narragansett Times - 7/21

Rhode Island foster youth get crash course in college - AP news brief about First Star Academy
Boston Globe - 7/21

Two URI students studying ecology at Harvard Forest - AP news brief about student research
Boston Globe - 7/20