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Thomas Coolbaugh spoke to students on methods to limit the of impact oil spills on the ecosystem and communities. | Photo by Greg Clark. Last Thursday, ExxonMobil's oil spill response advisor, Thomas Coolbaugh, spoke about the use of dispersants in limiting the effects an...
Professional surfer Kyle Thiermann, will lead a talk focused on marine debris clogging the oceans at the “Surfing for a Change” event on April 10, put on by the Office of Sustainability. Thiermann professionally surfs for the clothing brand Patagonia, hosts his own...
The Graduate School of Oceanography was given a $1 million donation by the president of ExxonMobil Exploration Company to fund a new building. Photo by Anna Meassick. The University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography (GSO) has received a $1 million donation which...
Max Zavell (middle left) is the recipient of a NOAA Holling’s Scholarship. Photo courtesy of Max Zavell. A marine biology major at the University of Rhode Island, junior Max Zavell, has been named as a recipient of the prestigious National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration...
The URI library hosted a seminar on copyright right and different types of licensure that was open and free to the community. Photo by James McIntosh. The University of Rhode Island library held the Search Savvy Seminar for students and faculty to better understand...