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STEM-ing the flow: Is R.I.’s Wavemaker program reducing ‘brain drain’?
Updated at 3:10 p.m. on February 21, 2020.
Architectural designer Kaitlin DeGregorio was weighing a job offer in New York 2½ years ago when she instead made a commitment to a construction firm closer to home in Providence. Her now-fiance, an engineer, had an offer in Boston, but he also went to an Ocean State employer. What made them forgo jobs in bigger…