For nearly two decades, the Master Gardener Program at the University of Rhode Island Cooperative Extension has teamed with Ocean State Job Lot to give away hundreds of thousands of packets of flower, vegetable and herb seeds to local schools, youth groups and other non-profit organizations.
This year, a total of 300,000 seed packets are available.
According to Vanessa Venturini, who directs the Master…
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
Otto GregoryDirector of the Sensors and Surface Technology partnership and holder of 12 patents, he deveops sensors for monitoring the health of jet engines.
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