Professor Emeritus & former associate dean of GSO, Dennis Nixon, will speak at URI’s long-running Forensic Science Seminar Series.Continue reading "“Ships Don’t Leave Skid Marks” — URI’s Dennis Nixon to deliver lecture on forensics in maritime law"
The Westerly Sun – Rhode Island Sea Grant Director Dennis Nixon quotedContinue reading "Good news: House appropriations bill would save Sea Grant program at URI, other universities"
GoLocalProv – Rhode Island Sea Grant Director Dennis Nixon featuredContinue reading "LIVE: Rhode Island Sea Grant Director says program is still in jeopardy"
Newport Daily News – Rhode Island Sea Grant Director Dennis Nixon featuredContinue reading "A seaworthy cause"
Rhode Island Sea Grant – Dr. Candace Oviatt and Dennis Nixon quotedContinue reading "Narragansett Bay is Cleaner Than its Been in 150 years"
When the University of Rhode Island’s research ship Endeavor topped off its 53,000 gallon fuel tanks last month, it filled up with refined biodiesel, making it the first ship in the U.S. research fleet to use the alternative fuel. It’s the first step in the University’s plan to transform the 185-foot vessel into the most energy-efficient and “green” research vessel in the country.Continue reading "Greening the ENDEAVOR"