Momentum Spring 2022

A History of URI’s East Farm

94 years and still growing

URI's Living Laboratory

Momentum: Research & Innovation highlights the creativity, insight, talent, and research of scholars across all academic disciplines at the University of Rhode Island.

Recent Stories

  • Message from VP Jenkins Momentum Spring 24 - It is truly my delight to highlight the exceptional research and scholarship at the University of Rhode Island and welcome readers to this issue of Momentum: Research & Innovation. This issue is the first I’ve stewarded as URI’s vice president for research and economic development for almost a year. It’s been terrific to get to […]
  • Rhode Island Rising - RISE-UP has potential to boost state’s economy, create jobs and provide entrepreneurial opportunities for students.
  • Artificial Intelligence Permeating Modern Life - URI’s Zhang developing state-of-the-art AI methodology for forecasting market movements.
  • Tackling Plastics at URI - URI hosted its inaugural Global Plastics Forum, bringing together more than 80 local, national, and international experts from organizations tackling the impact of plastics throughout the world.
  • Two URI Professors honored as AAAS Fellows - This year, the American Association for the Advancement of Science named Steven D’Hondt and Sunshine Menezes to its fellowship ranks.


Momentum: Research & Innovation is a publication of the Vice President for Research and Economic Development, with editorial, graphic design and production by the Office of University Research External Relations.