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Ken Wagner, the state education commissioner, has been named to the National Assessment Governing Board, overseeing The Nation’s Report Card. more
The University of Rhode Island is now offering the Peace Corps Prep Program to its undergraduate students, making it the first college or university in the state to do so. more
Gaurav Khanna, an associate professor and associate director of the Center for Scientific Computing & Visualization Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, talked with Providence Business News about his research into black holes. Khanna worked with researchers at Georgia Gwinnett College and the University of Maryland to develop the first-ever computer simulation of the interior of a rotating black hole. Their research was supported by the National Science Foundation. more
Nortek Inc. recently donated 58 Ergotron LearnFit adjustable standing desks to classrooms at 360 High School and West Broadway Middle School in an effort to enhance health and and learning. more
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth had the greatest diversity in its faculty in the region in 2013, according to federal data compiled by the Chronicle of Higher Education. more
Bryant University on Wednesday will name its diversity and inclusion center after PwC in recognition of the global accounting firm’s gift of $1.35 million to support diversity and inclusion in scholarship and leadership. more
A 16-year-old Newport male has been arrested for allegedly making bomb threats to schools and businesses. more
Rhode Island College’s Penni Sadlon, simulation coordinator/educator at the college’s School of Nursing, was recognized by Education Management Solutions LLC with the 2016 Champion Award. She received the award at the organization’s International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare in San Diego. The award honors one individual who has actively championed state-of-the-art simulation-related technology for a simulation center. more
A Providence-based national advocacy organization for mental illness research, Cure Alliance for Mental Illness, with support from the Brown Institute for Brain Sciences and the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute, will host Rhode Island’s first-ever Brain Week, March 12-19. more
A declining 5.1 percent unemployment rate did not keep Rhode Island’s economic momentum from sagging in December, according to University of Rhode Island economist Leonard Lardaro. more
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