Thursday, May 15, 2014

Tsunami, Fisheries, National primary

Could Dangerous Underwater Volcano in Caribbean Cause a US Tsunami?
ABC News, NIGHTLINE May 14, 2014
Ballard, the president of The Ocean Exploration Trust and the director of the Center for Ocean Exploration at the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography, said the Kick'em Jenny volcano has a

Greater New Haven NAACP President James E. Rawlings leaving legacy driven by heart, data
New Haven Register, May 14, 2014
Article about retiring NAACP president, who is a URI alum from the College of Pharmacy. It was with the strong parenting of mom Edna and the example set by his Uncle Elmer Fischer that landed the academically inclined Rawlings in the University of Rhode Island College of Pharmacy, where he was the only African-American student.

Local URI students to compete in South Korea
Valley Breeze - May 15, 2014
University of Rhode Island engineering students won first place at the Freescale Cup in New York in April. From left, David Cipolette, of Chepachet, senior

URI, state form new fisheries institute
Jamestown Press, May 15, 2014
The state Department of Environmental Management and the University of Rhode Island have established the Rhode Island Marine Fisheries Institute, a new

The Case for a National Primary
Pacific Standard Magazine, May 13, 2014
An Opinion article by URI Political Science Assistant Professor Shanna Pearson-Merkowitz. The professor has written a series of articles related to state and local government and electoral campaigns. Her academic work has been published in the Journal of Politics, the...