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  1. Kevin GoldbergRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Coin World

    ... the University of California, Los Angeles, and was a postdoctoral fellow in the International Humanities at Brown University, 2011-2013. Kevin has been planning on expanding his collection beyond Europe for the past decade, but is only now getting ...

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  2. Greece - Now What?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... appeared in The NY Times, The New Republic and many other publications. I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brown University, received my JD and from NY University School of Law and was a PhD candidate at Yale University. Greece shocked the consensus ...

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  3. Rhode Island friends capture Carson Road RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Home

    ... 20, who now runs for UMass, was third in 9:18. Cooper, from Waterford, Ireland, came to America to attend Brown University. He graduated in 2013, then used remaining eligibility to run for Providence while finishing his MBA there. He works for ...

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  4. Wired For ExtremesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TechCrunch

    ... longer produces the same level of endogenous opiates," says Dr. David Block, a psychiatrist who trained at Brown University. "As a result, the individual is often looking for new activities and challenges to trigger feelings of excitement, pleasure ...

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  5. Oregon Marijuana Fans Look To Cash In On New LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Switched

    ... Chafee won accolades for his honesty in acknowledging he used marijuana and cocaine as a 1970s student at Brown University." "The blogger and commentator Andrew Sullivan was busted in July for possessing a small amount of marijuana within the Cape ...

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  6. Red, White & Blue! Stars Cluster in Festive Cosmic PortraitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | 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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  7. Local sports digest: Texas defensive tackle Mike Williams picks StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Campbell Reporter

    ... Grace Challenge Cup.The varsity eight was not able to advance in the Remenham Challenge Cup, losing to Brown University. The Stockton Ports scored three runs in the sixth inning to break a tie en route to a 5-2 win over the visiting Giants (33-45). ...

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  8. Drinking orange juice may raise risk of skin cancer - researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to have the strongest link to the disease, following by drinking orange juice. The researchers, from Brown University in Rhode Island, say the link may be due to high levels of substances called furocoumarins found in citrus fruits. Previous studies ...

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  9. Practice models may change, but relationships with patients endureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... before that dinner, I had the honor of participating in the commencement at the Alpert Medical School of Brown University as a member of the 30th reunion class. I attended the medical school graduation ceremony. The excitement and enthusiasm in the ...

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  10. NASA Astronaut Hopes to See Fourth of July Fireworks from SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | 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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  11. Researchers analyze cardiometabolic benefits of exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Medical News

    ... in affecting various health outcomes," said lead author Xiaochen Lin, a doctoral student in the Brown University School of Public Health. "Because the exact mechanisms linking exercise to intermediate health outcomes are not clear, we also wanted to ...

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  12. Review indicates where cardio benefits of exercise may lieRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Medical News Today

    ... in affecting various health outcomes," said lead author Xiaochen Lin, a doctoral student in the Brown University School of Public Health. "Because the exact mechanisms linking exercise to intermediate health outcomes are not clear, we also wanted to ...

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  13. Summer danger: BBQ grill brush wires causing big health woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Dr. David Grand, an associate professor of diagnostic imaging with the Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University in Providence, R.I. "It if gets to your intestine and then perforates through the wall of your intestine, that is scary. We ...

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  14. Martha's Vineyard's Renaissance Presents Hosts Poetry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... all the while. When he learned that he'd won a National Endowment Fellowship, he quit his job and attended Brown University on a full a scholarship and earned a master's degree. The Pew Award winning poet earned a Fulbright scholarship to China, ...

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  15. Lecture presents Anchorage's role in expanding 'American Empire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Anchorage Daily News

    Preston Jones, associate professor of history at John Brown University in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, will present a talk about early Anchorage and its place in American expansion at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 9, at the Anchorage Museum. Jones is the author of "City for Empire: An Anchorage History, 1914-1941" , which presents the city as having been founded "with the American Empire in mind."

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  16. High consumption of grapefruit can cause skin cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Times

    ... were over a third more likely to develop melanoma, compared with those who consumed low amounts. However, Brown University Warren Alpert Medical School Department of Dermatology Lead Author Dr Shaowei Wu and colleagues stress that further research ...

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  17. Hidden BBQ Danger: Wire Grill BrushesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | News Max

    ... Dr. David Grand, an associate professor of diagnostic imaging with the Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University in Providence, R.I. "It if gets to your intestine and then perforates through the wall of your intestine, that is scary. We ...

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  18. Blame Series Bonus: Why We Want That Dish For Free, an Uncut Interview with Bertram MalleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Religion Dispatched

    In his most recent piece , RD associate editor Andrew Aghapour explores why it is psychologically difficult, but increasingly important, to blame social institutions for causing harm. The article cites an interview with Bertram Malle, a professor of psychology at Brown University, which is available here in full.

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  19. ISIS Destruction of Ancient Sites Hits Mostly Muslim TargetsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | National Geographic

    ... Sufis and Shiites as heretics. Nancy Khalek, an assistant professor of Humanities and Religious Studies at Brown University, points out the irony: "ISIS is arguing that their view is not corrupted, but they're doing so in a very ahistorical way. ...

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  20. Central wrestler Jon Viruet named Western Mass. 2014-15 Male Co-Athlete of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | MassLive.com

    ... but needed only a month for recovery. Now, his accolades have earned him a wrestling scholarship to Brown University, where he will study to be a surgeon. He expects to compete for a starting spot at either 157 or 165 pounds. He joins fellow New ...

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