The University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography has launched a comprehensive interactive website, Hurricanes: Science and Society (www.hurricanescience.org,) in concert with the opening of the Louisiana State Museum exhibition, Living with Hurricanes: Katrina and Beyond.Continue reading "Hurricane Science & Society Website Launched"
The annual Grantham Prize Seminar on the State of Environmental Journalism featured presentations from the 2009 winners of the Grantham Prize, USA Today story investigating toxic air and America’s schools, and the Award of Special Merit recipients.Continue reading "Grantham Prize Seminar Held at Newseum in Washington, DC"
Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting has announced that Canadian author Alanna Mitchell is the winner of the 2010 Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment.Continue reading "Seasick! Awarded the Grantham Prize"
URI experts have been on the front line in addressing the crisis of the Gulf oil spill. Now they are coming together to tell us what happened, what we learned, and where we go from here. Join us for Seeing Clear: URI Perspectives on the Gulf Oil Spill, a special evening at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography. For more information, please read the full press release.Continue reading "Seeing Clear: Perspectives on the Gulf Oil Spill"