Friday, November 21, 2014

CRC grant, faculty commentary

The largest grant in URI history was awarded this week by USAID to the Coastal Resources Center, and the media took notice.  The news was reported by the Providence Journal, Providence Business News, Channel 10 and the Associated Press, whose story appeared in the Seattle Post Intelligencer, Danbury News Times, Beaumont Enterprise, The Republic, the Daily Journal, KSL TV in Utah and World News Report, among others.  The URI news release about the grant can be found here.

Providence City Council members question dormitory deal on 195 land - quotes Prof. Ed Mazze
GoLocalProv - 11/21

A mixed employment report for Rhode Island - quotes Prof. Leonard Lardaro
Providence Journal - 11/21

URI signs agreements to partner with Indonesia on fisheries education
Warwick Beacon - 11/20

Takata airbags share explosive chemical with Texas fertilizer blast - quotes Prof. Jimmie Oxley
Business Week - 11/20

Why Americans are so divided - interview with Prof. Shanna Pearson-Merkowitz
KIRO Radio Seattle - 11/20

Health officials mark Great American Smokeout - references URI Providence exhibit
Channel 10 - 11/20

Monterey Bay researchers capture rare deep-sea anglerfish on video for first time - quotes Prof. Brad Seibel
Santa Cruz Sentinel - 11/20

10 foods to supercharge your cycling - references URI research
Bike Radar - 11/20