Best of 2020
(Re)discover our favorite homepage features of the year.
Students entering in fall 2020 will have the opportunity to delve into the mysteries of the brain. How we think. How we move. How we learn.
Doing our part
URI faculty and staff are part of a growing group of volunteer researchers, scholars, medical professionals, industry leaders, and makers assisting the state of Rhode Island in the battle against COVID-19.
Ventilator project begins
URI researchers are joining designers, doctors, and technologists statewide to create ventilators from personal sleep apnea machines.
The art of activism
When faced with discrimination or on the receiving end of racism, Angela Gonzalez '16 reaches for paint and brushes.
Stories of the First Amendment in action
We asked faculty, students, alumni, and staff to share how they are guided by the First Amendment in their work and their lives.
When tiny diamondback terrapin hatchlings emerge from their nests in August and September, no one really knows where they go.
A community connected
Veterans know all about being part of something bigger than themselves. They understand community and the necessity of connection.
Covering a presidential election
CNN’s John King ’85, Hon. ’10, has spent the year following the pandemic and covering one of the most divisive elections in U.S. history.
Path to a vaccine
University of Rhode Island experts plot the steps in a vaccine's progress from the laboratory to the pharmacy.