Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Community joins in response to violence and hatred

The university community’s warmth and response to violence and the act of hatred perpetrated at the Muslim Community Center of Kingston have been shared by dozens of media nationwide. Read more at http://bit.ly/2a4FE7t.

Vandalized community center
Interfaith program to be held at vandalized Kingston mosque The Providence Journal-Jul 16, 2016


Dozens attend vigil at vandalized Muslim community center
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎


Rhode Island mosque vandalized following attack in Nice, France
13abc Action News - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎


Kingston mosque vandalized following attack in France
The Providence Journal - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


On social media, readers decry vandalism at Kingston mosque
The Providence Journal-Jul 15, 2016


Muslim Group Reports Vandalism At South County Mosque
Rhode Island Public Radio - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


Nice attacks: Rhode Island mosque vandalized and windows smashed in 'hate crime' following France deaths
The Independent - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


U.S. mosque target of hate crime after terrorist kills at least 84 in France
The Daily Dot - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎


In the Wake of Tragedy, the Internet Responds With Art
WIRED-Jul 15, 2016


RI religious leaders blame Trump, Gingrich for vandalism at local ...
RI Future-Jul 17, 2016


In other News
URI Top Executive Makes Less Than Nearby Colleagues
Rhode Island Public Radio-Jul 18, 2016‎


URI surf therapy program heads down under
The Westerly Sun-Jul 18, 2016‎


Backyard & Beyond: Rhode Island aids cause, bans shark fin trading
The Independent-Jul 16, 2016


Auto Biography: URI grad turns Toyota Tacoma pickup into a tiny ...
The Providence Journal-Jul 15, 2016


Paradis finishes second in State Am
Concord Monitor-Jul 16, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Peace, vigils, more news

At URI vigil, a call to build peace
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016
http://www.providencejournal.com/news/20160713/at-uri-vigil-call-to-build-peace

URI holds vigil for victims of recent shootings
WHJJ 10, July 13, 2016
http://app.criticalmention.com/app/#clip/view/23453783?token=b318f987-62cc-4b4d-bd60-a644bbf2ce48

URI holds vigil for victims of recent shootings
WLNE-TV (ABC6)-July 13, 2016
http://www.abc6.com/story/32439883/uri-holds-vigil-for-victims-of-shootings

URI holds 'My Life Matters' vigil in wake of recent violence
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News-July 13, 2016

Message at URI vigil: Nation's divides must be solved through ...
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016

Marvin Abney: RI budget offers taxpayers relief
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016

Feds Spend $36913 Texting College Kids Not to Drink So Much on ...
Washington Free Beacon-July 13, 2016

RIC, URI Host Community Discussions Around Shootings In Dallas ...
Rhode Island Public Radio-July 13, 2016

A few gems shine at Gallery Night exhibit in Providence
The Providence Journal-July 13, 2016

Ban visits Turkey's United Nations mission post Istanbul attack
ChristianNewsToday.com-Jul 12, 2016

The Oceanographer Who Figured Out the Salty Brine Explosion
Rhode Island Monthly-Jul 7, 2016

Next year's gypsy moth population could be worse
Turn to 10-July 7, 2016

After Police-Involved Deaths, Civil Rights Activists Issue a ...
Mic-July 7, 2016

R.I. economy: Indicators failing to maintain muscle
The Providence Journal-Jul 11, 2016

Lardaro: CCI improves from April, but state performing poorly
Providence Business News, July 11, 2016

Five Questions With: Jeffrey Bratberg
Providence Business News, July 11, 2016

Solutions to the ongoing opioid epidemic take shape
Drug Topics, July 10, 2016

Ultimate Frisbee brings competitors from across the world to Kingston
RI Central, July 10, 2016

URI golfers have strong showings at RI Amateur
Ricentral.com-July 10, 2016

URI’s GSO to receive $300K to monitor ocean water
Providence Business News, July 5, 2016

Five Questions With: Michael D. Ice
Providence Business News, July 5, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Explosives, digital literacy

Istanbul Attack, June 30, 2016
University chemistry professor and explosives expert, Jimmie Oxley was asked by the Associated Press and others to comment on the explosives used in this triple suicide bombing. Reports with her remarks were carried by print, broadcast and online media worldwide, including:

Team approach keeps pizzeria ahead of curve
Providence Business News, July 1, 2016


URI offering fourth annual Summer Institute in Digital Literacy
Providence Business News, July 1, 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Jobs, digital literacy, Frisbee


The No-Jobs Myth
Inside Higher Ed, June 28, 2016, written by English Professor Carolyn Betensky

URI to host Ultimate Frisbee Championships
The Providence Journal-June 27, 2016

Local teen heads to high seas for research, experience
freshwatercleveland-Jun 27, 2016

Deadline extended for Manufacturing Innovation Challenge
Providence Business News -June 28, 2016

Media and information literacy is a tool that enables life
Big News Network.com-June 28, 2016

Media and information literacy is a tool that enables life
UNESCO, June 28, 2016

Ewing High School grad's love of aquatics turns into life-long pursuit
Mercer Space-June 28, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016

South Street Landing, alumni, honors

Providence's South Street Landing project turning former power ...
The Providence Journal-June 23, 2016


Forte sworn in as Family Court chief judge
Johnston Sun Rise-June 23, 2016


Rare papal honor bestowed at cathedral Sunday
Rhode Island Newspaper-June 23, 2016


Local band hits top of Spotify charts
The Huntington News-June 23, 2016


Resident recognized for work with SNAP
Warwick Beacon-June 23, 2016


Eight local students win Cox scholarships
Providence Business News, June 24, 2016


Monday, June 20, 2016

Friday, June 17, 2016

Rhode Island wildlife, jobs, currents

Where the Wild Things Are
Rhode Island Monthly, June 2016


R.I. Economy: 3900 jobs lost in last two months
The Providence Journal, June 17, 2016


Ocean Drifters Aid University Study of Currents
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News, June 16, 2016

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Budget, STEM learning, Bjorn

R.I. House approves $8.9B budget
Providence Journal, June 16, 2016


House passes fiscal 2017 budget, grows incentive tools
Providence Business News, June 16, 2016


STEM learning program to shut down due to community service grant fallout
Providence Business News, June 16, 2016


Can the Internet of Things help renew Rust Belt cities?
Providence Business News, June 16, 2016


Rhody's Bjorn Honored as NACDA Athletic Director of the Year
Atlantic 10 Official Athletic Site-June 15, 2016


URI locks Dan Doyle out of Institute for International Sport
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News-June 16, 2016


Lady Rams, Jamestown women finish 4th in national sailing ...
Jamestown Press-June 16, 2016


2016 STEM Grad Says 'Vive la France!'
Black Enterprise-June 15, 2016


Tough home tests highlight URI's 2016-17 Atlantic 10 slate
The Providence Journal-June 15, 2016


Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Community gathering, economy, water crisis

Hundreds gather at URI to honor Orlando shooting victims
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News-June 13, 2016


URI community holds vigil for Orlando victims
Turn to 10-June 13, 2016


Melvoid Benson, one of the first African-American women in RI ...
The Providence Journal-June 13, 2016


Jason Project will leave RI if community service grant isn't restored
The Providence Journal-June 13, 2016


Community grant funding eliminated, online learning program ...
The Providence Journal-June 13, 2016


GE praises Raimondo's 'relentless' campaign for new digital center ...
The Providence Journal-June 13, 2016


Out of my Mind: Commencement speakers share wisdom that can ...
Bluff Country Reader-June 13, 2016


Guest MINDSETTER™ Speaker Mattiello: Sustained Effort Will Make ...
GoLocalProv-June 13, 2016


OPINION- Speaker Mattiello: Sustained effort will make us stronger
WPRO-June 13, 2016


Kids College participates in voyage via Skype
American Press-Jun 12, 2016


Rhode Island economy 'deteriorated noticeably' in April, URI ...
The Providence Journal-June 12, 2016


John Kostrzewa: You decide - how will we spend taxpayer money?
The Providence Journal-June 12, 2016


Michael McDonald: Send Doyle a doughnut
The Providence Journal- June 12, 2016 

Edward Fitzpatrick: Standing in Paws' shoes, looking at McCoy's future
The Providence Journal-Jun 11, 2016 

Environmental Journal: Flint activists exposed lies behind water crisis
The Providence Journal-Jun 11, 2016 

RI Commerce Corporation names new chief marketing officer
Turn to 10-Jun 10, 2016 

R.I. native tapped to fill marketing role
The Providence Journal-Jun 10, 2016

Rhode Island hires new tourism chief
Newbritainherald-Jun 10, 2016

Friday, June 10, 2016

Driving Forces, Commencement

Driving Forces: David M. Dooley
Providence Business News, June 10, 2016


Driving Forces: Dr. Anne S. De Groot
Providence Business News, June 10, 2016


Looking beyond the ivory towers
Providence Business News, June 10, 2016


In search of the right scale
Providence Business News, June 10, 2016


Institute leader says media to blame for 18-count indictment
The Independent-June 10, 2016


Nancy Dell: How much “when” you eat affects weight; maple syrup ...
wwlp.com-Jun 9, 2016  


Letter: South County farms are at risk
The Independent-Jun 9, 2016


Some highlights from House committee's Rhode Island budget
New Jersey Herald-Jun 8, 2016  


Graduation speeches: 12 great life lessons from 2016 ...
San Jose Mercury News-Jun 8, 2016  


Donaldson: Paying tribute to late URI great Brian Forster
The Providence Journal-June 7, 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Graduation profiles

Caprio: Leave the ladder down, so others may follow
The Independent, May 19, 2016

Plant lover blossoms during her collegiate career at URI
Jamestown Press, May 19, 2016

Hurley, URI agree on one-year contract extension
The Providence Journal, May 18, 2016, (The contract extension was also reported by local tv stations.)

URI Basketball Signs Head Coach Dan Hurley to Contract Extension
GoLocalProv, May 18, 2016

Town Council passes rental restriction ordinance
The Independent, May 18, 2016

The Best Colleges for Surfing
Arizona Daily Star-May 17, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016

Economy, rising tides, ticks


Analyses show growth, decline in R.I. economy
Providence Journal, 5/15/2016, Prof. Lardaro - economic index

Tidal flooding in North Kingstown's Wickford is result of rising seas
Providence Journal, 5/15/2016

U.S. labor secretary tours jobs training program in East Providence
Providence Journal, 5/14/2016

How to Build a Better Robot
The Westerly Sun, 5/16/2016

Protect Yourself From Tick-Borne Infections
CapeCod.com News, 5/16/2016

In Prince's age group, risk of opioid overdose climbs
Foster's Daily Democrat, 5/14/2016

Once-fractured industry looks to step from shadows
Providence Business News, May 13, 2016

Kathy M. Collins Appointment
Providence Business News, May 13, 2016

Don't like Clinton or Trump? Don't blame them. (+video)
Christian Science Monitor, May 12, 2016

State grants and accountability
The Westerly Sun, May 13, 2016

Police bust URI student for having psychedelic drugs
Turn to 10, May 12, 2016
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News, May 12, 2016

Editorial: Rising waters in Rhode Island
The Providence Journal, May 12, 2016

What happened to the 'golden age' of Russian Studies in America?
Russia Direct, May 12, 2016

Farm to farm
The Independent, May 12, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Expertly Speaking: Explosives, Tsunamis

Defusing hydrogen peroxide
The Boston Globe, May 10, 2016

Mattiello orders audit of Gallison nonprofit funds
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News, May 9, 2016

Megadisasters
History Channel, May 9, 2016, Prof. Stephan Grilli regarding tsunamis

Mason P. Wilson Jr.: Selfish and unpatriotic of Republicans to reject ...
The Providence Journal, May 10, 2016

Friday, May 6, 2016

Expertly Speaking: Republican negativism, opioid overdose, prostitution


Warford helped guide generations of children
The Independent-- May 6, 2016

Maury Klein: A century of Republican negativism

The Providence Journal- May 5, 2016

URI engineering junior wins Goldwater Scholarship for science research

Providence Business News, May 5, 2016

In Prince's Age Group, Risk Of Opioid Overdose Climbs

Kaiser Health News - May 6, 2016 -- This news, that includes comment by Pharmacy Professor Jeff Bratberg, is done by Kaiser in partnership with National Public Radio. Having originated from Rhode Island Public Radio, the story has been carried by many NPR stations nationwide.

New Promise for Rhode Island College Students

Rhode Island Monthly- May 6, 2016

Comparative analysis reveals use patterns of deeper Caribbean coral reefs by shark species

Science Daily, May 5, 2016

Guest Mindsetter: Donna M. Hughes

GoLocal Prov, May 5, 2016

Should Prostitution Be a Crime?

New York Times-May 5, 2016

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016

Neuroscience at URI

Neuroscience startup at URI to focus on Alzheimer's, Parkinson's
Providence Journal, April 8, 2016

M. Thelma Kenyon
The Independent, April 7, 2016

South Kingstown Woman on Walk Critically Hurt by Swerving Driver
Patch.com-April 8, 2016

Raising the bar
The Independent, April 8, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016

Health Collaborative, Homeland Security


URI’s Academic Health Collaborative: ‘A new approach to educating health professionals
Providence Business News, April 3, 2016

Explosives Detection: Following weeks of news about the explosive-detective sensor developed by URI Professor Gregory Otto, Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y. is calling on officials to advance the testing procedures to get the sensors developed. 


Ticks Thriving This Spring After Warm Winter In New England
Caledonian Record, April 4, 2016

Sailing World College Rankings, April 1st 2016
Sailing World-Apr 1, 2016

Stakeholders celebrate Ocean SAMP success
Ricentral.com, April 2, 2016

URI students share ideas for the future of Wickford
The Independent, April 2, 2016

Doyle trial delayed after attorney's withdrawal
The Independent, April 2, 2016

Lyons Township student to be part of Robert Ballard's ocean exploration program
The Independent, April 2, 2016

Friday, April 1, 2016

Superman Building, ticks

New life for Superman?
Providence Business News, April 1, 2016

Creepy, Crawly, Disease-Ridden Ticks

LifeZette, April 1, 2016

Passages: Rose remembered as a generous, humble man

The Independent, March 31, 2016

Our canine friends also need to watch out for ticks

The Boston Globe, March 31, 2016

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Monday, March 28, 2016

Alzheimer's, cottontails, terror

URI researchers identify bioactive compounds that may inhibit Alzheimer’s
Providence Business News, March 28, 2016

Who lives, dies in attacks can give clues about terror cells ...
Providence Journal, March 27, 2016

Rare New England cottontails multiply on Patience Island
Providence Journal, March 26, 2016

Anti-Semitic fliers appear on campuses across the country, including Brown and URI
Providence Journal, March 26, 2016, As these flyers appeared on campuses nationwide, reports about this were carried by numerous media outlets.

Dogs may be the best line of defense against subway attacks
The Providence Journal, March 25, 2016, This AP report was carried by many media outlets, including:
TATP, or 'Mother of Satan': the homemade explosive used by ISIS
Globalnews.ca-Mar 25, 2016

Does the Cambridge Innovation Center provide a glimpse into R.I.'s future?
Providence Business News, March 25, 2016

Scott MacKay Commentary: On Economy, RI Should Follow ...
Rhode Island Public Radio, March 28, 2016

OUR VIEW: Weekly To-Do List
Utica Observer Dispatch, March 27, 2016

Memorial not alone in 'mother-friendly' births
PolitiFact, March 26, 2016

BIG MAPLE: Demand for new sweeteners brings boom in Vermont
New Haven Register, March 26, 2016

IN THE GARDEN: Spring flower shows inspire ideas
Wicked Local-Mar 26, 2016

Anthony J. Rose, Jr.
The Independent-Mar 26, 2016

Open Doors for March 26
The Providence Journal-Mar 25, 2016