Friday, December 20, 2013

J-term, ROTC and faculty recognition


GoLocalProv – 12/19 – op-ed


Westerly Sun – 12/20 

Narragansett Patch – 12/19

Prostitution laws to be decided by Supreme Court on Friday - references research by Prof. Donna Hughes
Toronto Sun – 12/19

Narragansett Patch – 12/18

Narragansett Patch – 12/18

Filmmaker explores bond between dogs, officers - profile of Prof. Mary Healey Jamiel
Barrington Times – 12/18

Judaic Studies major in URI’s future? - includes interview with Dean Winnie Brownell
Jewish Voice and Herald – 12/18


Westerly Sun – 12/18

Westerly Sun – 12/18

USA Today College – 12/17

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Small Business Development, Student Kudos and Outreach


  • Small Business Development Center to have new home at URI
    The Providence Journal, Dec 17, 2013
    The U.S. Small Business Administration is awarding a $574,667 matching grant to the University of Rhode Island to host the Small Business Development


  • SBA awards grant to URI to host Small Business Development Center
    Providence Business News, Dec 19, 2013
    The U.S. Small Business Administration is awarding a $574667 matching grant to the University of Rhode Island to host the Small Business


  • URI's Catlow scores a goal and two assists in U.S. win over Spain
    The Providence Journal, Dec 16, 2013
    The University of Rhode Island's Cassie Catlow scored one goal and set up two others in helping the United States to an 8-0 win over Spain at the World. As assistant captain of the URI women’s ice hockey team, Catlow has earned several awards, including her most recent - the 2013 Zoe Harris Player of the Year award, presented to her by the ACHA. She is a junior majoring in kinesiology.


  • Cranston native returns home for fall cleanup event
    Cranston Herald-Dec 11, 2013
    Luca Rebussini, a sophomore at the University of Rhode Island, recently organized a fall cleanup event to take place in the historic Oaklawn Village area
  • Tuesday, December 17, 2013

    Economy, colloquium and Ukraine


    Professor Leonard Lardaro's monthly Current Conditions Index outlining the current state of the Rhode Island economy was reported on Dec. 17 by the Providence Business News, GoLocalProv, and the Associated Press, whose wire story was picked up by New England Cable News, WPRO radio and the Providence Journal.

    Narragansett Times – 12/16

    RI town recall over gun rights rejected - includes quote from Prof. Maureen Moakley
    Time magazine – 12/15

    Court frees nine arrested during Ukraine clashes - interview with Prof. Nicolai Petro
    Voice of Russia radio – 12/13