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Flotsam and Jetsam

What’s the difference between flotsam and jetsam?  Flotsam floats upon the surface of the ocean waves, while Jetsam is stranded on shore by the receding tide.  324 more words

O, The Humanity!

It’s “official”: the cause of mid-July’s beach blast at Salty Brine State Park was as basic as Element Number One: hydrogen.

A mysterious blast on a Rhode Island beach likely was…

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URI students can study abroad in Cuba this spring

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — Starting in the spring, University of Rhode Island students will have the option to study abroad in Cuba through a program at the Institute of Philosophy in Havana, the university announced Thursday. 405 more words


University of Rhode Island, Tufts University, and University of Kansas announce Dean's List and Honor Roll

University of Kansas

Laura Thayer of Upton earned the honor roll distinction for the spring 2015 semester at  the University of Kansas College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. 207 more words

Providence Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in Panama

Maria Briones, 24, of Providence, Rhode Island, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Panama June 16th to begin training as an Environment Volunteer. 549 more words

Peace Corps

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I’m anxious about everything. I guess I’m anxious about the next big storm. We invest in stormwater management issues and infrastructure with the Coastal Resources Management Council… 650 more words

Climate Anxiety Counseling