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  1. Girl on Girl: Go Greek, Get RealRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CU Independent

    ... by Greek members. New York Times' opinion writer, Anna North, adds to this discussion. She writes about a Brown University fraternity removed of campus recognition "in response to reports of spiked drinks at one party and unwanted touching." ...

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  2. Sotheby's to offer the collection of transformative owner of Sotheby's: A. Alfred TaubmanRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... The Taubman Center for State and Local Government. He also funded the Taubman Center for Public Policy at Brown University and The A. Alfred Taubman Engineering, Architecture and Life Sciences Complex at Lawrence Technological University. The A. ...

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  3. An artist's conception of the proposed Providence Riverfront stadium.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Brown University wants $15 million for a piece of land the Pawtucket Red Sox have proposed to use for a stadium, according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press on Friday. The school would also be willing to lease the .88-acre parcel for $1 million per year, Russell Carey, Brown's executive vice president for planning and policy, wrote Tuesday in the letter to negotiators.

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  4. Bishop Tutu's DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Huffington Post

    ... and context if we are to redeem our future for our children's sake. There are thoughtful beginnings with Brown University's examination of the slave trade's role in its history and Trinity Church Boston's and Trinity Church Providence's examination ...

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  5. Making the easiest judgments firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    Evidence from a new study published in PLOS Computational Biology by researchers from Brown University and led by Assistant Professor Thomas Serre suggests that when we analyze scenery we simply make the easiest judgments first, rather than following a priority order of categories. There are many ways we understand scenery.

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  6. The Providence Fertility Center to Host Fertility Cocktail Hour on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... It offers two of the brightest minds in reproductive medicine. Dr. Kerri Luzzo is a Clinical Instructor at Brown University Medical School in Providence - and Dr. Alison Zimon is a Clinical Instructor at Harvard medical School.

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  7. Fast parse is all about our brain's lazinessRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Psychology researchers, who have hypothesized that we classify scenery by following some order of cognitive priorities, may have been overlooking something simpler. Brown University's new evidence suggests that the fastest categorizations our brains make are simply the ones where the necessary distinction is easiest.

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  8. PawSox Stadium Plan Under QuestionRead the original story

    Yesterday | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Questions are being raised about the potential cost of buying land at Brown University to use for a new PawSox stadium. Yesterday, a team spokesperson said the PawSox want to reach a settlement in their effort to buy up land in Providence.

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  9. New symptom may help ID sleep apnea in older womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News Today

    ... of depression or insomnia . Koo, a clinical assistant professor of medicine in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a physician at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, therefore set out to determine whether nocturnal enuresis, which has ...

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  10. ALC volleyball team to host first matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Floyd County Times

    The Alice Lloyd College volleyball team will look to some returning sophomores for leadership and a new head coach to guide as the season tips off its 2015 season. Kari Huber, who played collegiately at John Brown University in Arkansas before transferring to Northeastern State in Oklahoma, is the new head coach of the Alice Lloyd College volleyball team.

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  11. An evening with Brian Moynihan: BofA CEO talks about greed, forgiveness and childhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... Moynihan was a competitive football player in high school in Ohio. He went on to play football at Brown University, but it wasn't long before Moynihan found a sport he preferred - rugby. "Rugby is continuous play and everyone touches the ball and ...

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  12. Bedwetting symptom may help identify OSA in post-menopausal womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Medical News

    ... of depression or insomnia. Koo, a clinical assistant professor of medicine in the Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a physician at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, therefore set out to determine whether nocturnal enuresis, which has ...

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  13. Look at why teachers leave to determine how to keep themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... and galvanize the collective buy-in and involvement of all teachers" (Matthew Kraft and John Papay, Brown University, May 2015). What does not work? Just ask teachers. Legislative decrees overlooking what students need, imposing accountability ...

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  14. Failures and job losses are integral to economic growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | The Globe and Mail

    ... 2010 in Las Vegas. (Justin Sullivan) Peter Howitt is the Lyn Crost Professor of Social Sciences Emeritus at Brown University, international fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute and author of the C.D. Howe Institute study Mushrooms And Yeast: The ...

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  15. Bridge Rep to Launch Third Season with Shura Baryshnikov & Oscar Wilde's SALOMERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Artistic Director, Olivia D'Ambrosio, began working together in Providence, RI on the faculty of the Brown University/Trinity Rep MFA program, where Baryshnikov also serves a choreographer/movement consultant for both the graduate school and Trinity ...

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  16. Syllabus Selection SexismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Outside the Beltway

    Are women more likely than men to include works by women on a syllabus? A new study of international relations courses for Ph.D. students finds that they are. Jeff Colgan, the Richard Holbrooke Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Studies at Brown University, analyzed 73 syllabi of international relations courses for doctoral students at American universities.

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  17. I Did My Best In Heroes of the Storm And Still Got Last PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Kotaku

    ... rank than I believed I deserved or was capable of achieving to the moment I got my rejection letter from Brown University my senior year of high school. I was only half joking. My goal in playing MOBAs has always been to achieve a sufficient level ...

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  18. Marx Materializes at the BorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Belmont Club

    ... of Alexander Graham Bell. He is also related to William Howard Taft through his father. He graduated from Brown University and earned a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University. In 1977, he began working for the U.S. State Department as a Contract ...

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  19. Dr. Scott D. Berns Appointed New President and CEO of NICHQRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | PRWeb

    ... work at March of Dimes, Berns is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Clinical Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice at the Brown School of Public Health in Providence, RI. He is ...

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  20. Prawn Nebula View Offers Stunning Glimpse of 'Cosmic Recycling'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Space.com

    ... has an MA from NYU's Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program and an AB in mathematics from Brown University. When not writing, reading or thinking about space, Sarah enjoys musical theatre and mathematical papercraft. You can follow her ...

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