Brown University Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Tiffany aware of expectations for UVA men's lacrosseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WCAV

    ... until August. "I can't wait to get to know them," Tiffany said. "The reason we've been good in the past at Brown University is the relationships we build with men. There's X's and O's, there's pressure, there's so much on our plate. But the bottom ...


  2. Provost recommends revoking Bill Cosby's degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Daily Campus

    ... to consider the revocation of his honorary degree." However, several other universities (including Brown University, Oberlin College, Marquette University and Fordham University) have revoked honorary degrees given to Cosby. In March, UConn's ...


  3. Past SHS valedictorians give some adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 |

    ... a bachelor's degree in biochemical sciences from Harvard University in 1980. He attended medical school at Brown University where he graduated in 1984. After seeing a presentation about liver transplants, he decided to go to the University of ...


  4. Arab Gulf Countries Should Leave OPEC and Handle Oil Strategy ThemselvesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | US News & World Report

    ... of disbanding it to the world's oil markets and beyond. In a detailed study of the history of OPEC, Brown University's Jeff Colgan demonstrated that OPEC's members behave almost identically to non-OPEC members, implying that, contrary to popular ...


  5. 2016 Marcus A. Henry Award finalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Newsday

    ... Her love of basketball is rivaled by her love of helping the community. El Gammal, who will attend Brown University in the fall, gives back to the local basketball scene by frequently working at clinics with younger athletes. She mentors them ...


  6. Computer model demonstrates how human spleen filters bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | EurekAlert!

    ... particle dynamics, a modeling method developed and refined for biological cells in partnership with Brown University Professor George Karniadakis. Their model allowed them to determine the range of cell sizes and shapes that could fit through the ...


  7. Syrian School System: What Refugees LearnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 |

    ... the study " Islamic Education in Syria: Undoing Secularism " (Watson Institute for International Studies, Brown University, November 2003) has shown, the rubric governing the content of Syrian school textbooks follows a rigidly Sunni Muslim ...


  8. Bank of America May Be the Next Activist TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 |

    ... interestingly, Rosenstein and Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan both serve as trustees on the board of Brown University in Providence, R.I., according to relationship mapping provider BoardEx, a service of TheDeal . Even though the activists only ...


  9. Delirium at nursing home admission a risky sign for seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Seniors with delirium who enter the nursing home after hospitalization are at greater risk than patients who make that transition without the condition, according to new research. Credit: Graphicstock Brown University public health researchers who analyzed the medical records of more than 5.5 million seniors admitted to nursing homes between 2011 and 2014 found that approximately 240,000 had delirium.


  10. Omar's MotiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Counterpunch

    ... refused to submit, the Soviet empire soon collapsed. In 2001 the American empire moved in and, according to Brown University's Watson Institute, almost 100,000 Afghani civilians have been killed, mostly by U.S. bombs. [1] Being bombed is very ...


  11. Nation-Now 52 mins ago 9:01 a.m.Not gaining the weight beats having to lose itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... putting them at greater risk for gain," says Rena Wing, a professor of psychiatry and human behavior at Brown University. Athletic teens may become desk-bound workers. Women gain weight with pregnancy and have trouble losing it. Busy young families ...


  12. Early Behavior Problems More Negative for Boys' EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | PsychCentral

    New research shows that behavioral problems in early childhood have a larger negative impact on the education of boys than girls, with boys completing fewer years of school. "When I compared four and five year-old boys and girls who had the same levels of behavior problems - including difficulty sustaining attention, regulating emotions, delaying gratification, and forming positive relationships with teachers and peers - I found that boys were less likely to learn and more likely to be held back in school," said Jayanti Owens, a professor at Brown University's Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs and author of the study.


  13. Gospel truth on forgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    ... discussion of the papyrus in the 2014 issue of the Harvard Theological Review. In a blistering critique, Brown University's Leo Depuydt compared the bold Coptic lettering on the "my" in "my wife" to a "Monty Python sketch." Depuydt wrote: "If the ...


  14. Jim Hightower/ Picture Courtesy STMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    NATCHITOCHES Four-time major league baseball All-Star pitcher Ben Sheets, NBA standout P.J. Brown, University of Michigan and NFL star Anthony Thomas, and two longtime highly-successful coaches, Tulane baseball coach Rick Jones and prep football coach Jim Hightower, headline eight 2016 inductees chosen for the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame. A 35-member Louisiana Sports Writers Association committee selected the 2016 inductees.


  15. A Harvard professor made 'The Gospel of Jesus's Wife' famous. Now she thinks it's likely a fake.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... discussion of the papyrus in the 2014 issue of the Harvard Theological Review. In a blistering critique, Brown University's Leo Depuydt compared the bold Coptic lettering on the "my" in "my wife" to a "Monty Python sketch." As The Washington Post ...


  16. New Bedford High young alums roll out college guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 |

    A recent graduate from Brown University, 22-year-old Justin Braga came back to his high school last week with a special announcement. Braga and other members of the year-old New Bedford High School Young Alumni Association released a six-page "tips and tricks" college application guide they have prepared to help make the process easier for local students.


  17. Colleges failing in fight against sexual assaultsRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... While almost 100 colleges and universities had at least 10 rapes on their main campuses during 2014, Brown University and the University of Connecticut reported the highest number with 43 each, followed by Dartmouth College and Harvard University ...


  18. John Brown University hosts paradosis conference on ActsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | Religion News Service

    John Brown University will host the biennial conference of the Paradosis Center titled "Engaging the Book of Acts, Engaging One Another: Catholics, Orthodox and Evangelicals," in Siloam Springs, Arkansas from Sept. 15 - 17. Leading theologians from around the country will engage in meaningful theological discussions centered on Scripture and rooted in the great tradition.


  19. Guest Post: A Lurker - The Devolution of Higher LearningRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | Catallaxy

    ... farm animals on campus and encouraging students to jump on trampolines. Venturing off-shore we visit Brown University in the USA which has created another infantilising 'safe-space' for their students faced with the horror of 'triggering' ideas, ...


  20. The Shocking Find in Indiana Jones' CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 |

    ... , archeologists Sarah Parcak, of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and Christopher Tuttle, of Brown University, described how they located a giant platform (184 feet x 161 feet or about half the size of a football field) outside of the city. ...