Gov. Gina Raimondo, University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley and URI College of Engineering Dean Raymond Wright joined other state, University and business leaders in a ceremonial groundbreaking today to launch construction of URI’s new $125 million engineering complex.
Funded by a bond issue approved…
Julie C. KellerAssistant Professor of Sociology Julie C. Keller’s research and teaching interests include transnational migration from Latin America, rural studies, and gender. Her work focuses on the incorporation processes of undocumented workers in new immigrant destinations.
Richard McIntyreProfessor Richard McIntyre is an expert on Cuban government and politics, is co-director of the University’s academic exchange program in Cuba and has been a frequent visitor to the island over the years.
Stephen AtlasStephen Atlas researches behavioral factors that influence consumer financial decisions. In particular, his research explores how time preferences and payment frequency impact consumer decisions involving recurring financial consequences such as mortgages and recurring payment plans.
Jimmie OxleyDirector of national center of excellence at URI in explosives detection & mitigation, works with FBI, ATF, municipal law enforcement, governments of Israel, United Kingdom
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State, feds partner with colleges, business community to launch ...
The Westerly Sun on Apr 25, 2017
Construction of $125M engineering school underway at URI
Turn to 10 on Apr 25, 2017
URI launches $125M project to build engineering complex
The Providence Journal on Apr 25, 2017
URI breaks ground on new $125 million engineering school
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News on Apr 25, 2017