Posts Tagged ‘EPSCoR’

LDAR EPSCoR project receives NSF approval

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has formally approved the collaborative EPSCoR project: The Future of Dams. Faculty and graduate students from the RISD Landscape Architecture Department will be working with scientists from University of Rhode Island, University of New Hampshire, University of Maine, and an assortment of agencies over the course of four years to develop […]

Free SciComm Exchange & Workshop

How can you design a scientific poster that effectively conveys your research and captures the attention of a passerby at a busy scientific conference? On a more basic level, how can you communicate scientific data through compelling visualizations? With support from the Rhode Island NSF EPSCoR, Metcalf Institute is partnering with the Rhode Island School […]

STAC Collaborative Research Grant call for proposal

Through the Collaborative Research Grant program, funding is made available to support multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary projects that focus on building research capacity and infrastructure across institutions to advance the competitiveness of RI researchers. The 2015 Collaborative Research Grant Call for Proposals is now posted on the STAC website with the following important dates: Pre-proposals are due […]

Summer faculty research opportunity

Announcing a Summer Faculty Research Opportunity Thanks to a grant from the Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council, RISD and our partners at the University of Rhode Island’s Graduate School of Oceanography and Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting have received funding for research into innovative ways to represent and communicate environmental data. […]

2014 Collaborative Research Grant – Call for Proposals Now Posted

Through the Collaborative Research Grant program, the RI Science & Technology Advisory Council (STAC) makes available funding to support multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary projects that focus on building research capacity and infrastructure across institutions to advance the competitiveness of RI researchers. The 2014 Collaborative Research Grant Call for Proposals is now posted on the STAC website with […]

RI STAC Call for Proposals

Through the Collaborative Research Grant program, the RI Science & Technology Advisory Council (STAC) makes available funding to support multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary projects that focus on building research capacity and infrastructure across institutions to advance the competitiveness of RI researchers. The 2014 Collaborative Research Grant Call for Proposals is now posted on the STAC website with […]

The Encounter

Please join us for a conversation with EPSCoR Research Scientist Marta Gomez-Chiarri, Digital Artist Jack Lovell, and Industrial Designer David Zacher as they reflect on their experience in art+design+science collaboration to develop tools for visualization. The conversation, entitled The Encounter, will launch the new series Conversations | Collaborations, an initiative of the Creative Arts Council at Brown University. The series is curated […]

Nicole Merola and Peter Hocking: Representing Anthropogenic Climate Change: Marine Environments

“How can we convert into image and narrative the disasters that are slow moving and long in the making?” Rob Nixon, Slow Violence and the Environment of the Poor. This 6-credit interdisciplinary course, team-taught by Nicole Merola and Peter Hocking, offers students the chance to use collaborative and creative inquiry to explore the effects of […]