GSO is launching a new online master’s program aimed at professionals seeking to enter or advance their careers within the growing ocean economy.Continue reading "New online master’s program will train next generation of leaders in ocean science and technology"
The University of Rhode Island announced that The Devereux Ocean Foundation, Inc. has pledged $250,000 to create the Devereux Ocean Foundation Fund for GSO.Continue reading "Devereux Ocean Foundation supports GSO developing K-12 ocean science curriculum"
Posted on November 2, 2018 on URI Today NARRAGANSETT, R.I., Nov. 2, 2018 — Students in an engineering class at Central Falls High School can boast to friends that they were able to interact with scientists who were the first to observe last week’s rare discovery of thousands of octopuses tending their eggs 3,000 meters […]Continue reading "High school students share in ocean discovery through URI link to Ballard expedition"
The Inner Space Center at GSO connected a Central Falls, RI high school class to scientists 3,000 miles away in the Pacific Ocean for a live question-and-answer session.Continue reading "Ocean expedition brought to Central Falls classroom"
When 8 URI undergraduate Honors students took the course CSI:Oceans, they learned about whales, microscopic plankton, and how to explain their research to the world through telepresence while they were on a research cruise off Rhode Island.Continue reading "Not your typical undergraduate class: #EndeavorLive"
The ability to do research throughout the world’s ocean is crucial to GSO. Our ships are hard working for RI and beyond. First there was R/V Trident, next there is R/V Endeavor, now there is the East Coast Oceanographic Consortium.Continue reading "GSO’s Research Labs That Float"
Providence Journal – New East Coast Oceanographic Consortium (ECOC), led by GSO, profiled. Other news outlets that ran the Associated Press story today include: Cape Cod Times The Day The Connecticut Post Hampton Union Stamford Advocate The Calendonian Record Greenwich Time Foster’s Daily Democrat Beaumont Enterprise Albany Times-Union Heraldcourier Bryan College Station Eagle WFXT-TV Fox 25 Boston […]Continue reading "Schools join forces for ocean research"
Posted on April 16, 2018 at URI Today NARRAGANSETT, R.I., April 16, 2018—The University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography has created a consortium with two major institutions to operate the research vessel Endeavor for its final years and to jointly submit a proposal to operate a new ship, which would also be based […]Continue reading "URI creates consortium with two major institutions to operate Endeavor and submit proposal for new research vessel"
Posted on March 28, 2018 at URI Today KINGSTON, R.I., March 28, 2018—Students from the University of Rhode Island Honors Program will depart Tuesday, April 3 on a six-day oceanographic research expedition, and you are invited to come along. Learn about their exciting research and directly ask the students and scientists questions during three live […]Continue reading "Inner Space Center to broadcast ENDEAVOR LIVE!, an oceanographic research expedition off Rhode Island"
From URI Today Posted on November 14, 2017 WHO: The URI Graduate School of Oceanography’s Inner Space Center, which is a national facility that supports ocean exploration and education. WHERE: Samuel Slater Middle School, 281 Mineral Spring Ave., Pawtucket, RI. WHEN: Nov. 17, from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. WHY: The event will provide a unique […]Continue reading "Graduate School of Oceanography Inner Space Center to visit Pawtucket middle school Nov. 17"