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News Archive 2011

December, 2011

News Stories:
Girl Scouts enjoy solving a mystery in CELS labs
Research project aims at rescuing bluefin tuna fishery
Provost details cluster hire concept at CELS meeting

October, 2011

News Stories:
CELS adds significantly to its staff, faculty
Five rare chestnut hybrids now living at East Farm
CELS alumnus helps convert a brownfield into award-winner
Students wanted for “green” diet survey
New CELS researcher part of salt marsh collaborative study

September, 2011

News Stories:
Wool waste could be another value-added product
Venerable URI greenhouses getting modern upgrading

August, 2011

News Stories:
Chestnut partnership project funded for second orchard
Swallow-wort biocontrol project draws attention
LA grads gaining experience, adventure in foreign countries

July, 2011

Feature Article:
URI's GPS experts helping National Park Service protect special sites
News Stories:
Biennial Master Gardener garden tour set July 16, 17
Agricultural strategic plan poses big role for CELS
URI's high tunnels now solar powered in two ways

May, 2011

News Stories:
URI launches winter moth counter-attack
URI keeps spring tradition of planting a tree
Landscape grad making his “green” mark in South Florida
Students don’t mind digging in the dirt to become national champs
Cathy English has a lot of fans among URI freshmen

April, 2011

News Stories:
Grateful alumni help CBLS reach its goal
CELS alumna Koch receives National Science Leadership Award
Women's role in RI agriculture deemed bright
Grant powers research on ocean's tiny building blocks
CELS hosts program on high tunnels
Six CELS C.A.R.E.S grants aimed for equipment purchases
East Farm Spring Festival to mark 10th year

March, 2011

News Stories:
CELS students plant a less toxic food producing venture

February, 2011

News Stories:
CELS researcher lands DOD grant for bone marrow study
New graduate specializations to launch students toward better careers
From an IGERT seed, a new masters program blooms

January, 2011

Feature Article:
New CELS student representative believes in keeping busy
CELS alumnus says new vaccine can address Haiti's latest cholera tragedy
News Stories:
RI's Teacher of the Year gives credit to URI biosciences faculty
URI dinosaur expert is captured in wax
New study aims to put students on road to healthier eating

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