Friday, August 28, 2015

Science writing, geology, salt marsh research

The announcement of a grant to establish a center for science writing at URI received attention from the Providence Journal, Providence Business NewsRhode Island Public Radio and the Associated Press, whose story appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, Channel 6, Greenfield Reporter and elsewhere. The URI news release about the grant can be found here.

Foxboro Reporter - 8/27

Geology - 8/26

Jamestown Press - 8/26

Providence Business News – 8/26

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Monday, August 24, 2015

Cuba partnership, elderly grant, healthy bay

Charleston Post and Courier - 8/24

Providence Journal - 8/23

An Associated Press story about a new partnership between the Graduate School of Oceanography and Cuban marine science organizations appeared in the Providence Journal, New London Day,  Channel 6, and elsewhere. The URI news release about the partnership can be found herehttp://www.uri.edu/news/releases/?id=7593.

Another Associated Press story reported on a $2.5 million grant URI received for a project to help elderly patients. That story appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle, Washington Times, Bradenton Herald, Bellingham HeraldChannel 6 and numerous others.

CBC News - 8/23

Boston Globe - 8/22

Daily Finance - 8/22

Russia Today - 8/21

Norwich Bulletin - 8/21

Friday, August 21, 2015

Data breach, beach explosion, water quality

A data breach of some URI student email accounts was reported by the Providence Journal, Providence Business News, Rhode Island Public Radio, and the Associated Press, whose story appeared in the Miami Herald, Idaho Statesman, Houston Chronicle, Washington Times, San Francisco Chronicle and more than 50 other news outlets.

An announcement by Governor Gina Raimondo that the state was asking that all cables be removed from beaches, following the mysterious explosion solved by URI professors, stories appeared in the Providence Journal and -- via the Associated Press -- the Seattle Post Intelligencer, Daily Mail, San Antonio Express, Hartford Courant and more than 200 others.

A study of the water quality in Narragansett Bay by Prof. Candace Oviatt received attention in the Providence Business News, EcoRI and the Associated Press, whose story appeared in the Greenfield Reporter, Channel 12, WRAL/North Carolina and elsewhere.

Providence Journal - 8/21

Daily Mail - 8/20

Providence Business News - 8/20