Monday, February 1, 2016

Autism, Politics, Peace

URI professor to study how fathers help children with autism spectrum disorder
Providence Business News, Feb. 1, 2016

Why Won't Obama Apologize For US Slavery? How Reparations Debate For Black Americans Has Kept Congress From Apologizing For Slave History
International Business Times, Feb. 1, 2016

A Life: Melissa Gordon Was 'Always Putting Everyone Else Before Her'
Valley News, Jan. 31, 2016

Commemoration honors life of peace leader Mahatma Gandhi
Providence Journal, Jan. 31, 2016 in Opinion

Should Sanders go negative on Clinton? Social science says no.
Washington Post Newsletter, Jan. 30, 2016, By URI faculty- Shanna Pearson-Merkowitz (political science) and Liam Malloy (economics)

Mark Muro and Bruce Katz: R.I. needs to exploit its advantages
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016 in Opinion

11 companies win grants under R.I. innovation incentive program
Providence Journal, Jan. 31, 2016

NPC day-2: Perspectives on peace and conflicts
Nagaland Post, Jan 31, 2016

NPC: Views expressed on building peace
Eastern Mirror, Jan 31, 2016

John Kostrzewa: R.I.'s cities need most help closing job-skills gap
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016

R.I. economy is looking for more lift
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016

URI Journal: Rams raising awareness on and off the court
Providence Journal, Jan. 30, 2016

Black History Month events in Rhode Island
The Providence Journal, Jan 30, 2016

Portsmouth group hopes its anti-drug message goes viral
East Bay RI, Jan. 28, 2016

Heavy equipment staging on park parcel in preparation for South Street Landing garage project
Providence Journal, Jan. 28, 2016

Report: Brown has largest endowment, increase in R.I. in fiscal 2015
Providence Business News, Jan. 28, 2016

Science at their fingertips: Charlestown students get crime lab experience
Westerly Sun, Jan. 29, 2016

URI, insurer settle with family of baseball player who died after workout for $1.45M
Providence Business News, Jan. 31, 2016

URI, insurer reach $1.45 million settlement with family of athlete who died during workout
The Providence Journal, Jan. 28, 2016-- This is one of​ number of​ articles carried by AP.

Buddy Cianci, dominant in Rhode Island politics, dies at 74
Associated Press, Jan. 28, 2016, Carried by hundreds of publications nationwide, this coverage included an old quote by URI Professor Marc Genest

Training on non-violence conflict reconciliation
Nagaland Post, Jan. 29, 2016

Pedagogy of non-violence: Students look into lessons of peacemaking
Eastern Mirror, Jan. 28