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Metcalf Wraps Up Successful Workshop & Lecture Series

Workshop Fellows | View Past Workshop Programs | Alumni Ten journalists are covering the environment with more confidence and a deeper understanding of science following Metcalf Institute’s 2017 Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists, June 4 – 9. The Fellows include reporters, editors and multimedia journalists who represent large and small media organizations based in… [ Continue Reading ]

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Spotlight on Metcalf Institute Alumni: Noereem Mena

Researching, educating, and communicating with others about nutrition is more than a profession—it is a moral obligation for Noereem Mena. Seeing one of her family members struggle with type 2 diabetes motivated the doctoral candidate to study food science at the University of Rhode Island, and continues to inspire her to communicate her research to… [ Continue Reading ]

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Science Communication Workshop: Interview with Confidence

Agenda July 18, 2017 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Lunch included) URI Graduate School of Oceanography Coastal Institute on Narragansett Bay Hazard Seminar Room 218 South Ferry Road Narragansett, RI 02882 Does the thought of being interviewed by a reporter make you nervous? Have you ever struggled to clearly explain your research to a journalist?… [ Continue Reading ]