Brown University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. GoLocalProv | Business | Wexford President Berens to Speak at Annual Prov Chamber MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | Go Local

    ... the Jewelry District. Those attending the meeting will also hear from Governor Gina Raimondo; President of Brown University Christina Paxson; Peter Andruszkiewicz, Chairman of the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce and President and CEO of Blue ...


  2. Cobram Estate will enter US to fill what it says is a void in high quality, extra virgin olive oilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | FoodNavigator

    ... support, McGavin pointed to praise for Cobram Estate's oils from a researcher and associate professor at Brown University. "Having tested and reviewed laboratory results of many of your Cobram Estate extra virgin olive oils, particularly when ...


  3. Geovanni Cuevas '14 Roughed UpRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Joe's Dartblog

    ... finally let me go. In light of Cuevas' experience, the Latinx conference formulated a list of demands for Brown University Security, the Brown Administration, and the Ivy League: One cannot help but think back to the Freedom Budget of March 2014 in ...


  4. WVU Students and Administration Stand in Solidarity with MizzouRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | The Huffington Post

    ... at various institutions including: West Virginia University, University of Colorado, Ohio State University, Brown University, and Vanderbilt University. Hopefully this demonstration communicates the importance of the student and their opinions. ...


  5. Bobby Jindal suspends presidential campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | KION 46

    ... 44, was once seen as a rising star in the Republican Party and a strong contender for the White House. The Brown University graduate and Rhodes Scholar was viewed as a strong voice for a Republican Party looking to reach out to minorities and ...


  6. How do bats land upside down? Scientists finally knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the heaviest wings in relation to their body weight, but that may not be so bad, according to scientists at Brown University. They recently found that, contrary to popular belief, this flying mammal actually derives some benefits from its wings' ...


  7. Going batty: secrets behind upside-down flight landings revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 |

    ... that way in order to roost, as bats do, upside down on cave ceilings or under tree limbs. Scientists at Brown University, Rhode Island, observed two species: Seba's short-tailed bat and the lesser dog-faced fruit bat. They tracked their motions ...


  8. Brown University students demand improved race relationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A group of 35 graduate students at Brown University has joined together to demand that the administration make an increased effort to improve race relations on campus. The Providence Journal reports that the group of five graduate student organizations co-wrote a statement released Monday detailing its demands.


  9. OH, SNAP! Hands-off approach to approval hits campusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Fox News

    ... fire with the college crowd, it is not new or confined to the U.S. "I see it in discussion-based classes," Brown University student Cara Dorris wrote in 2013 in her school newspaper. "When people hear an idea they agree with, they will start to ...


  10. Efforts To Unionize Grad Students Heat UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Relations Act, the road to collective bargaining has been blocked by a 2004 ruling in a case involving Brown University in which the NLRB said students cannot unionize. Uncertainty over a possible reversal by the NLRB led NYU to agree to recognize a ...


  11. Party With A Plan: College Edition: The Guide to Successful Drinking...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... consulted with students and professionals on dozens of campuses, including The University of Notre Dame, Brown University, and Johns Hopkins University. His innovative alcohol education program has been featured on CNN Headline News, Fox News ...


  12. Brunswick archaeologist publishes book on research establishing St....Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 7 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... In explaining his location, Cook makes a number of points including his discovery of a trove of maps on a Brown University website. Among the evidence are French documents that said there was a mountain behind the fort and that it had a clear view ...


  13. Two decades of data and 100,000 participants support role of lutein-zeaxanthin in lowering AMD riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | NutraIngredients-USA

    ... be derived from a randomized trial," wrote the authors from the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Brown University, and Harvard Medical School. "Unfortunately, the primary analyses of the AREDS2 trial failed to prove a protective effect of ...


  14. John Brown U.'s toilet paper traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Arkansas Times

    Who knew? John Brown University students celebrate the first basket of the basketball season by unleashing a torrent o f t oilet paper on the court. It takes several minutes to clean up.


  15. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | ABC News

    ... most surreal traditions in sports happened last month, on Halloween no less, when students and fans at John Brown University tossed 2,000 rolls of toilet paper onto the court during the 35th annual Toilet Paper Game presented by Charmin. After JBU ...


  16. NLRB May Let Teaching Assistants OrganizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | HR Magazine

    ... board law and decide that teaching assistants are employees who may unionize. A 2004 NLRB decision ( Brown University , 342 NLRB 483) found that graduate student teaching assistants, research assistants and proctors are not covered by the act. ...


  17. Scientists discuss "what if?" scenario in Dover intelligent-design caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | York Dispatch

    ... across the border and thought, 'We might be sued as well,'" said Ken Miller, a professor of biology at Brown University who was heavily involved in the case, consulting for the plaintiffs - the parents of students in Dover Area School District. ... 21 comments

  18. Author shares surreal reflections on being mother, child 30 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | The Victoria Advocate

    Carole Maso, a professor at Brown University, responds to questions after her reading at the University of Houston-Victoria American Book Review reading series Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. CAROLINA ASTRAIN David Marion Wilkinson: Dec. 3 - Wilkinson is an award-winning author and screenwriter.


  19. NLRB to Reconsider Whether Graduate Teaching Assistants at Private Universities Can UnionizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | JD Supra

    Last week, the National Labor Relations Board voted 3-1 to reconsider its decision in Brown University , 342 NLRB 483 that graduate teaching and research assistants are not employees under the National Labor Relations Act and, therefore, not entitled to collective bargaining rights. Many predict that the current Board will reverse Brown , opening up the door to graduate student unionization among private non-profit institutions.


  20. Ben Carson States, Wrongly, That Founding Fathers 'Had No Elected Office Experience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... the signers had held elected office. That was echoed by Gordon S. Wood, an emeritus professor of history at Brown University and a leading scholar of the American Revolution, who said Mr. Carson's claim was "wrong." He said most of the signers had ...