University of Rhode Island Blue MBA student Christine de Silva will appear in her third Shark Week episode in 2023.Continue reading "URI Blue MBA student combines fascination with sharks, passion for ocean exploration"
URI PhD students discover single cell organisms in an unlikely place.Continue reading "Life Discovered in Deep Ocean Sediments at Temperatures Above Water’s Boiling Point"
Watch the 2020 Graduate School Recognition, including remarks from GSO Dean Bruce Corliss, Rhode Island Governor Gina M. Raimondo, Senator Jack Reed and others.Continue reading "2020 GSO Graduate Recognition"
Sarah Nickford and Laura Glastra, two University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography students have been awarded Graduate Student Fellowships from the NASA Rhode Island Space Grant Consortium.Continue reading "Two GSO Ph.D. students awarded R.I. Space Grant fellowships"
After growing up barely a mile from URI’s Kingston campus, South Kingstown native Matthew Dunn is now a doctoral student at the URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography, which he calls “one of the best schools for oceanography.”Continue reading "Native Rhode Islander returns home to pursue ocean science"
NOAA Sea Grant and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) announced that Joe Langan, a student at URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography, was selected as one of seven 2018 NMFS-Sea Grant Joint Fellowship recipients.Continue reading "GSO Student Receives NMFS-Sea Grant Joint Fellowship"
“It really touches every aspect of our lives, so if you don’t care about the research, we’re not going to learn about all of these different things that impact us every single day.”Continue reading "This is GSO: Joe Langan, GSO Student"
Corn syrup gets a bad rap from nutritionists for adding on the pounds, but University of Rhode Island researchers are using the gooey stuff to help solve Earth’s evolution.Continue reading "URI oceanography student uses corn syrup to study Earth’s evolution"
The New York Times — GSO graduate students Loes van Dam and Tucker Sylvia’s research profiled WLNE-TV ABC Channel 6 WJAR-TV NBC Channel 10 Other news outlets that ran the Associated Press story today include: The Miami Herald U.S. News & World Report Danbury News-Times Racine Journal Times WRAL-TV CBS-5 ABCNewsgo.com Corvallis Gazette-Times Fort Worth Star […]Continue reading "Sweet science: Corn syrup aids research on Earth’s origins"
Anna Robuck is one of three recipients nationally It all started with the Little Mermaid, the charming Disney movie about a mermaid who dreams of becoming human. Anna Robuck’s endless childhood viewings led to an obsession for anything—books, videos, toys—about the ocean and its preservation. Now 29, Robuck is well on her way to protecting […]Continue reading "GSO student receives national science scholarship to study pollutants in food chain, water, air"