Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Ferguson protest, FM Global gift, expert commentary

The student protest over the Ferguson decision was include in several news reports, including the Providence Journal, Channel 12, and Channel 6. A second story in the Providence Journal focused entirely on the URI protest.

For Holder, Ferguson prosecution presents civil rights quandary - quotes Prof. Rob Widell
International Business Times - 11/25

In RI schools, new lessons on Thanksgiving for pilgrims of many cultures - quotes Prof. Diane Kern
Providence Journal - 11/26

Indian American-led firm donates $1M to Univ of Rhode Island
India West - 11/25

FM Global, founded by Shivan Subramaniam, donates $1 million to the University of Rhode Island
American Bazaar - 11/25

Emily Thomesen travels to Uganda to find joy, hope among suffering - feature on URI student
Swimming World magazine – 11/25

Holiday wreath making workshop at Blackstone Public Library Dec. 1 - features URI Master Gardener
Valley Breeze - 11/26

Finding Nemo monster is real: Black seadevil caught on video - quotes Prof. Brad Seibel
Russia Today – 11/25

World AIDS Day activities planned in Rhode Island - includes URI event
Providence Business News – 11/25