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  1. Emma Watson's Latest 'Role' Once Again Proves She Is Better Than YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MTV

    ... - which encourages men to help fight for gender equality - AND she found time to earn a degree from Brown University. NBD. Now, in her latest inspirational feat, Emma has been named a visiting fellow at Lady Margaret Hall by Oxford University. She's ...


  2. Bullies With a CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Psychology Today

    ... on campus . Students now seem to feel free to respond with vitriol to those with whom they disagree. Brown University students have had to create a secret forum on free speech in order to participate in a free exchange of ideas. Yale students now ...


  3. Distribution Center Delays Expansion Over Rhode Island Truck TollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Transport Topics

    ... hard to believe," Raimondo told reporters Feb. 6 after speaking at a computer-programming conference at Brown University. "I have businesses in my office every day [saying,] 'If you don't do this, we're going to leave.'" She said that giving in to ...


  4. Art Schools Pushed to Improve Environmental RecordRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Switched

    ... in fines and clean-up for environmental contamination caused by the art and other campus departments. Brown University, the University of New Hampshire and Yale University, were also fined by the EPA for violations in their disposal practices of ...


  5. Providence exec gives Brown $25M for entrepreneur centerRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Pensions & Investments

    Jonathan M. Nelson, founder and CEO of private equity firm Providence Equity Partners LLC, has given his alma mater, Brown University, a $25 million gift to create the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship.


  6. Chromosomes reconfigure as cell division endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Medical News Today

    ... which was kind of unexpected in my opinion," said Nicola Neretti, assistant professor of biology at Brown University and senior author of the study in Science Advances . Overall, Neretti's team found, chromosomes become much more compact, though ...


  7. Tivorsan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Closes Private PlacementRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | BioSpace

    ... lead candidate, recombinant human Biglycan, is based on the scientific work from the Fallon Laboratory at Brown University as led by Justin Fallon, Ph.D., scientific founder of Tivorsan. Biglycan is a small, naturally occurring extracellular matrix ...


  8. The Kids Are AlrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... school officials. The school officials sat there and took it. Here's an account from the Daily Beast : When Brown University provost Richard Locke asks if they could have a conversation, as opposed to the shouting, he is met in the video with ...


  9. Med schools improve grades on cutting links to pharmaRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2013 | American Medical Association

    ... trainees," said Reshma Ramachandran, a fourth-year medical student at Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University in Rhode Island. "We believe the scorecard helps to ensure the integrity of medical schools in terms of maintaining ...


  10. Emma Watson And Benedict Cumberbatch Land University RolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 |

    ... We can imagine fascinating interactions or collaborations between them." Watson attended the prestigious Brown University in the U.S. and Oxford in England, and Cumberbatch studied for a degree in drama at Manchester University, and he also has a ...


  11. Is Emma Watson dating a techie ten years her senior?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Daily Star

    The tech wizard who goes by the name of William Knight, 35, is said to have been dating the filmstar for four months. And seeing Emma, 25, herself is a fellow Ivy League graduate, from Brown University, the pair must have a bit in common.


  12. On Native Ground10 Years After Iraq Invasion, the World Waits for JusticeRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2013 | American Reporter

    ... no one knows the exact number) and 2.8 million Iraqis either internally displaced or in exile. According to Brown University's Costs of War Project, the cost of 10 years of war in Iraq is about $2.2 trillion. That doesn't count the $80 billion spent ...


  13. Rogers High School Hall of Fame inducts 2010 classRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Newport Daily News

    ... the induction of the late Frank Corridon, Class of '98 - that's 1898. Corridon traded a full scholarship to Brown University for a baseball career that included pitching in the major leagues from 1904-05 and 1907-10 with the Chicago Cubs, the ...


  14. Emma Watson and Benedict Cumberbatch Are Oxford-BoundRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | WebProNews

    ... in progress." Emma Watson has long been very vocal about the importance of a good college education. A 2014 Brown University graduate, she once interviewed Malala Yousafzai , who strongly believes in the power of education. Benedict Cumberbatch and ...


  15. Revealed: Emma Watson 'dating tech entrepreneur William Knight for four months'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 |

    ... in common as Knight is a graduate of New York's ivy league Columbia University, while Emma graduated from Brown University in 2014 with a degree in English Literature. "Mack is just a normal, down-to-earth guy who has nothing to do with Hollywood ...


  16. Anne S. Devi Wold, MD, Honored for her Contributions to Women's HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... endocrinologist both in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. She has held faculty appointments at Yale and Brown University. Dr. Devi Wold understands firsthand the economic and emotional stress of couples experiencing problems conceiving a healthy baby. ...


  17. 6 Tips to Help You Master the College EssayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 |

    ... transcripts, recommendations, resume. Then, list the qualities you want to share. As Matt Price, Brown University's Assistant Director of Admissions, explained: "We are looking for someone who gives us insight into who they are, not what they think ...


  18. John Perry '85 is Chief Development Officer at Joslin Diabetes CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | WGRE-FM Greencastle

    ... and healthcare sectors." Perry previously served as senior associate dean for medical advancement at Brown University's Warren Alpert Medical School. He's also been director of development for the department of internal medicine at the University of ...


  19. Secrets of water-skipping revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Gizmag

    ... of USU's Splash Lab, with the assistance of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center in Newport, Rhode Island and Brown University, looked at a key factor in this equation: elasticity, or how an object deforms as it strikes the water. Truscott and his team ...


  20. Benedict Cumberbatch And Emma Watson Appointed As Fellows Of Oxford CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 |

    ... study for an MA in Classical Acting at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. Watson graduated from Brown University with a bachelor's degree in English literature in 2014.