Brown University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Ridgewood runners on their mark heading into collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 |

    Ridgewood's Kelly Cleary, left, and Carleen Jeffers will continue their running careers at Fairfield University and Brown University, respectively. Kelly Cleary will join the cross-country team at Fairfield University, while teammate Carleen Jeffers will head to Brown University to be part of the track team.


  2. Columbia argues precedent blocks favorable outcome for graduate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Columbia Spectator

    The graduate student unionization effort may be stalled if the New York regional director of the National Labor Relations Board determines she does not have the power to overrule precedents established at the board's national level. The precedent in question comes from a 2004 NLRB decision involving Brown University that held that graduate teaching and research assistants are "primarily students" and not employees.


  3. Bangor's Butler earns $5,000 Red Barry ScholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... are, obviously, a lot of other people in my class deserving of the award," said Butler, who will attend Brown University (Rhode Island) in the fall and play basketball. "There are some real good athletes and the school has had a lot of success the ...


  4. Pope attacks emissions trading as a possible 'ploy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | AlertNet

    ... affecting their ancestral territories," said Guy Edwards, director of the climate and development lab at Brown University. Others placed the pope's comments in the context of his wider concern for the fate of poorer countries and his insistence on ...


  5. Davis native takes over L.A. Music CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Davis Enterprise

    ... to go to college (which she had bypassed in order to join the ABT), and earned a bachelor's degree at Brown University. She went on to Columbia University in New York, earning a master's degree in arts administration, which became Moore's new ...


  6. Hot lava flows discovered on VenusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Earth & Sky

    ... suggests there are active lava flows in hotspots along the rifts. Image credit: Ivanov/Head/Dickson/Brown University Seeing the surface of Venus is extremely difficult due to its thick atmosphere, but radar observations by previous missions to Venus ...


  7. Newport Student to Represent RI in National SkillsUSA ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 |

    ... he will also major in computer science. Previous winners included Cody Mello, who recently graduated from Brown University with a degree in Computer Science and Tiphanie Fuentes, who is entering her senior year at Harvard University with a ...


  8. Sangeeta N. Bhatia, M.D., Ph.D., Joins Vertex Board of DirectorsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Freshnews

    ... at the University of California at San Diego. Dr. Bhatia holds a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering from Brown University, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from MIT, and an M.D. from Harvard Medical School. "I ...


  9. Bobby Jindal gets honorary degree from Louisiana Community and Technical College SystemRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Advocate

    Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal has degrees from Brown University and Oxford, but now he can add an honorary degree from the Louisiana Community and Technical College System to his resume. Jindal was awarded the honorary degree in applied science in industrial maintenance technology in recognition of his efforts to enhance career and technical education and workforce development in Louisiana.


  10. A summer break from campus muzzlingRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... because they infantilize students who flinch from the intellectual free-for-all of adult society. When Brown University's tranquillity of conformity was threatened by a female speaker skeptical about the "rape culture" on campuses, students planned ...


  11. Reader Submitted: Shakespeare Academy @ Stratford Stages 'Cymbeline' And 'Hamlet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | The Hartford Courant

    Shakespeare Academy @ Stratford students will perform Hamlet and Cymbeline in repertory through Aug. 10 on the grounds of the former American Shakespeare Festival Theater in Stratford. Avon resident and Brown University student Margaret Valerio, 20, is among the performers.


  12. OPINION: Can Online Colleges Take on Higher Ed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | PC Magazine

    ... whom I spoke last week), Minerva offers an education otherwise unavailable. Having declined an offer at Brown University , Zakir speaks of his first year at Minerva with evangelistic lan: He talks about being involved in something larger than ...


  13. Build Your Poetry Writing SkillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Writer's Digest

    ... to the US at an early age as a political refugee. Since receiving her graduate degrees in English from Brown University, she has taught at a number of colleges and universities in Rhode Island, Maryland, and Virginia. Her essays and short stories ...


  14. Martha's Vineyard's Renaissance Presents to Host Poetry...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 |

    ... 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, ...


  15. Fixing Up Your Facebook Page For College Admissions: A Booming BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 |

    I cover how students abuse or make the most of their four years on campus through their academic, social, and extracurricular pursuits. I'm a rising senior at Brown University, where I study English and nonfiction writing and serve as editor-in-chief and vice president of The Brown Daily Herald.


  16. Ringling Museum of Art Receives $250,000 for Asian Art CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Artforum Intl.

    ... and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles. He received an MFA in literary arts in 2005 from Brown University and an MFA in studio art in 2013 from USC. Clifford Pugh reports at the Dallas Morning News that the artist JesAos Moroles, known ...


  17. Study suggests active volcanism on VenusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: This perspective view of the geology of Venus superposed on topography shows a broad topographic rise in the center and surrounding volcanic plains... view more PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] -- An international team of scientists has found some of the best evidence yet that Venus, Earth's nearest neighbor, is volcanically active. In combing through data from the European Space Agency's Venus Express mission, the scientists found transient spikes in temperature at several spots on the planet's surface.


  18. Half of athletes at top of game after repeat knee surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Fox News

    ... noted Dan Bien, a physical therapy educator at University Orthopedics Physical Therapy, affiliated with Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. "Unless you are being paid professionally to get back on the field of play, waiting to ensure that ...


  19. Title IX needs reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Washington Examiner

    ... though they impose new requirements for federally funded higher learning institutions. In the early 1990s, Brown University was sued under Title IX because it downgraded two of its women's sports teams. Activists sued, even though Brown actually ...


  20. Rachel Moore of ABT named L.A. Music Center's next president and CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... worth making the trek downtown for a 7:30-8:00 show, especially if you want dinner first. Moore enrolled at Brown University in Providence, R.I., then earned a master's degree in arts administration at Columbia University. Returning to New England, ...