We’re all about being accessible to the business community and providing resources to help business and our economy as a state grow. Read about some examples of engagement between URI and members of the business community as well as stories about URI and its impact (and its potential impact) on our economy, below.
The University of Rhode Island Business Engagement Center (BEC) and the Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport signed a partnership agreement today to promote collaboration between the institutions focused on the shared mission to assist small business development and technology commercialization in Rhode Island and the region.
One of the leading scientific instrument makers in the world, Shimadzu Corporation, will provide the University of Rhode Island’s new Center for Chemical and Forensic Sciences, currently under construction on the Kingston campus, with state-of-the-art instruments at a significant discount, including a full 5-year service plan, an in-kind donation valued at more than $1.2 million. […]