The University of Rhode Island will receive $510,978 in grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture program to support farms and open space conservation.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ocean State recently received a $30,000 Amgen Foundation Grant to develop and implement a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics curriculum into the mentoring agency’s site-based programming.
The Business Journals has ranked 484 U.S. public colleges to determine the best in the United States, and the University of Rhode Island comes in at No. 153, with the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, No. 236.
Rhode Island College also …