Environmental policy

  • A Conversation with Elizabeth Rush, author and Pulitzer Prize Finalist presented by the Rhode Island Center for the Book

    The Rhode Island Center for the Book presents an evening of conversation with Elizabeth Rush, the author of Rising: Dispatches from the New American Shore, the 2020 selection for Reading Across Rhode Island’s all-state read. This conversation will be moderated by Jim Ludes, the Executive Director of the Pell Center at Salve Regina University. f Tune in to the Pell Center’s Facebook page at 6:30 PM on April 2, 2020 … Read More

  • Sunshine Menezes on set at "Story in the Public Square" with hosts Jim Ludes and G. Wayne Miller

    Sunshine Menezes on “Story in the Public Square” September 23, 2017

    Science tells us that Hurricanes Harvey and Irma were stronger because of climate change. That view is politically controversial, even if it is based on sound science. Guest Sunshine Menezes helps scientists communicate more effectively. Sunshine Menezes, Ph.D. has served as executive director of the Metcalf Institute at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography (URI GSO) and associate director for communication in the URI GSO Office of … Read More