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Providence Talks expands after promising preliminary data

Providence Talks plans to expand its operations this spring as its pilot phase wraps up, said Rob Horowitz, a spokesperson for the program.

Some inhibitory neurons always active, study suggests

Even during rest, the brain is always actively balancing its cycles of activation and deactivation, a new study by University researchers suggests.

Socioeconomic factors affect lymphoma treatment choices

In a recent study, University researchers found that type of insurance, sex and race all significantly affected the type of treatment patients received.

IPTV offers more accessibility, channels

Students returning to campus for this semester can find a revamped Internet Protocol Television service equipped with a variety of new features.

Editorial: Police reform can start with DPS

Giving officers body cameras, increasing interactions with students, and making procedures more transparent would go a long way in building relationships.

Feldman '15: Cutting the cost of college

Though it might make sense financially to attend a community college, students are often repelled by the stigma of a lower quality education.

Asker '17: How sororities can fight derelict frats and rape

Perhaps most importantly, women would be able to create rules that regulate the scene, and they could fine-tune the balance between fun and safety.

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Serving Silently: Military culture on a civilian campus

Compared to other Ivy League schools, Brown lags behind in offering opportunities for students to engage with the military on campus.


A Neighborhood Unmoored: Harboring Cape Verde in Providence

As new cultures and experiences mold the Cape Verdean diaspora, the local definition of a Cape Verdean grows thinner, calling into question whether anything distinctive will be left for future generations.


Adrift in the Ocean State

For Rhode Island’s homeless population, service providers offer some answers — and some obstacles.