Metcalf 2012. Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Photos by Gretchen Ertl

Ten Journalists Awarded Metcalf Institute Fellowships

2017 Annual Workshop | Workshop Fellows | View Past Workshop Programs | Alumni     The University of Rhode Island’s Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting has awarded fellowships to ten journalists to attend its 19th Annual Science Immersion Workshop for Journalists.  The Metcalf Fellows, chosen from a highly competitive pool of applicants representing 44… [ Continue Reading ]

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Spotlight on Metcalf Alumni: Nigel D’souza

Two years after the worst oil spill in U.S. history sent 200 million of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, Nigel D’souza (then a postdoctoral researcher at Columbia University), was among a consortium of U.S scientists studying the spill’s impact on the ecosystem. Now a postdoctoral fellow in aquatic microbial ecology at the… [ Continue Reading ]

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Metcalf Institute Webinars

Metcalf Institute webinars feature leading scientists, policy makers, and communicators in a variety of fields to help news consumers make sense of complex science and environment issues.  The seminars are archived on Metcalf Institute’s YouTube channel. Metcalf Institute webinars are part of our Climate Change and the News Initiative, developed to assist journalists in covering… [ Continue Reading ]