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College of the Environment and Life Sciences

College of the Environment and Life Sciences

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In the College of the Environment and Life Sciences, students develop new scientific knowledge and partner with world class faculty in the laboratory and in the field, steeped in the sense that stewardship of the earth's resources is at the heart of their experience with us. Whether they engage in the study of marine biology or biotechnology, nutrition or environmental science, CELS students work with professors who are also nationally recognized researchers, conducting cutting edge science to meet the pressing needs of the global community.

Our Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences houses state-of-the-art teaching facilities, high-tech research labs, a genomics center and aquarium facility, all to meet the needs of the College's programs in biotechnology and in the environmental, life, and health sciences.

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Upcoming Events

COVID experience panel discussions: Lessons from URI and beyond

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, health care workers of all disciplines have been the frontline heroes battling the novel coronavirus that has affected...

Weekly GSO Bio at Noon Seminar

On 9/30, Dr. Matthew Savoca, a visiting post-doc in Rainer Lohmann's Lab at URI's Graduate School of Oceanography (GSO) will be the bio at noon seminar...

9/30 12pm
Annual Undergraduate Research Fellows Symposium & College of the Environment and Life Sciences Career Fair

The College of the Environment and Life Sciences, (CELS), and the College of Engineering are pleased to invite you to this year's Annual Undergraduate...

12/15 12pm

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