Brown University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Drug Curbs Marijuana Use, But With Tough Side Effects, Brown University StudyRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | BioSpace

    ... also show, however, that many volunteers couldn't tolerate the drug's side effects. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Combining the drug topiramate with psychological counseling curbed marijuana use among young smokers significantly more than ...

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  2. Michael Douglas and Natan Sharansky Make Odd Couple on College Pro-Israel Road ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Forward

    Talk about your odd couples: actor Michael Douglas, winner of last year's Genesis Prize, kicked off a three-college speaking tour with Jewish Agency chairman Natan Sharansky on Thursday night at Brown University. The choice of Douglas for the Genesis Prize, whose stated aim is to recognize excellence and achievement by an individual who can serve as a role model for the Jewish community and as an inspiration for the next generation of Jews, sparked surprise when it was announced in January 2015.

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  3. Former UMass QB expected to become UMaine offensive coordinatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... expected to remain with the program. Coen began his coaching career in 2010 as the quarterbacks coach at Brown University, spent a year in that role at Rhode Island, then went back to Brown from 2012 to 2013 before being hired by head coach Mark ...

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  4. Freyberger Gallery holds 'Stories of Immigrants and Refugees'Read the original story

    Friday Jan 22 | PressReleasePoint

    ... lives and went on to send three daughters through college Gaige earned a master's degree in counseling at Brown University. She works as a therapist specializing in family counseling. Previously, she and her late husband, Frederick Gaige, CEO ...

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  5. The genetic associations of acute anterior uveitis and their overlap...Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Genes and Immunity

    E-mail: [email protected] Acute anterior uveitis involves inflammation of the iris and ciliary body of the eye. It occurs both in isolation and as a complication of ankylosing spondylitis .

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  6. UMass assistant coach, former quarterback Liam Coen to take offensive ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | MassLive.com

    ... yards and 39 touchdowns in just two seasons. Previous coaching stops for the New England native include Brown University (2010, 2012-13) and Rhode Island (2011), at both of which he served as quarterbacks coach. Coen was a four-year starter at UMass ...

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  7. Poverty may slightly increase childhood risk of neurological impairment, NIH study suggestsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Sampan

    ... Taiwan; Harvard School of Public Health, Boston; Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, Mass..; Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, Rhode Island.; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston; Harvard Medical School and Boston ...

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  8. A Garden Grows in Space: First Zinnias Bloom, to Astronaut's DelightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | 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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  9. Astronauts Observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day in SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | 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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  10. 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 ...

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  11. Nominations open for Baseball Research AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Major League Baseball

    ... recently hired by the Phillies as an analyst in the club's research development department. Pollis, as a Brown University senior, was honored for his economics thesis concerning underpayment of general managers for the value produced to their ...

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  12. Forrest McDonald, R.I.P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Heartland Institute

    ... in history in 1955 from the University of Texas at Austin, where he studied with Fulmer Mood. He taught at Brown University (1959-67), Wayne State University (1967-76), and the University of Alabama (1976-2002). In 1987 the National Endowment for ...

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  13. Free Parking Is a Terrible Investment for Transit AgenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Streetsblog

    ... more federal dollars for bike-share systems. And Greater City Providence shows pictures of the seven homes Brown University is planning to tear down and replace with a parking lot. Ridiculous that they won't charge the $3 it would take to recover ...

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  14. 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 ...

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  15. Children's Friend Seeking Holiday Gifts for 68 More FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... stepped forward to date include The Providence Journal Foundation, Amica, Bank of America, Blum Shapiro, Brown University, Citizens Bank of Rhode Island, Collette Vacations, GTECH, Johnson & Wales, Magna Hospitality, MetLife, Panera Bread, Partridge ...

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  16. The Campus Fascists Are Getting WorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... the hits have kept on coming from colleges across the country. My favorite has been the update at Brown University. The progressive administrators at Brown were so cowed by allegations of racism that they rushed to promise to spend $100 million-you ...

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  17. Painting ProdigiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | TheBostonChannel.com

    ... TENSION OR RIVALRY AND THEN WE TELL THEM, N LITERALLY, WE ARE BEST FRIENDS ANDOVER, AND VICTORIA, JUNIOR AT BROWN UNIVERSITY, SAY THEY WILL PROFESSIONALLY. VICTORIA WOULD PREFER A CAREER IN FILM MAKING, WRITING OR FASHION. >> JUST THE ARTS IN ...

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  18. Maine Native and NASA Astronaut Honors Space Shuttle Challenger AstronautsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Space Ref

    ... Space Station. Born and raised in Caribou, Maine, she earned a bachelor's degree in biology from Brown University, a master's in space studies from International Space University, and a doctorate in marine biology from Scripps Institution of ...

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  19. New study holds hope for improving outcomes for children exposed to methamphetamineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | EurekAlert!

    ... MSPH, Pediatrics Division, Brown Center for the Study of Children at Risk, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Women and Infants Hospital, Providence, RI; Chris Derauf, MD, and Charles Neal, MD, PhD, from the John A. Burns School of ...

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  20. 6 Tips to Help You Master the College EssayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... 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 ...

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