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Articles by Alessandra Suuberg (7)

Legal changes opening up more campus police records

April 23, 2008 0 comments

Universities are required by law to disclose a limited amount of information regarding campus crime, but public access to campus crime records could soon be expanded if students at a number of East Coast schools have their way.

Med School inches up in latest U.S. News rankings

April 15, 2008 0 comments

Alpert Medical School placed 31st for research and 23rd for primary care in U.S. News and World Report’s 2009 rankings of about 130 medical schools – improving from last year’s ranks of 34th and 27th, respectively.

Slow economy limiting R.I. jobs for grads

April 15, 2008 0 comments

A month after Brown’s class of 2008 began its final semester of study and set its sights on life after College Hill, Rhode Island’s Department of Labor and Training reported a 5.7 percent unemployment rate for the state in January – a figure that not only surpassed the national average, but is also the highest the Ocean State has seen in more than a decade.

Carcieri ’65 challenges Narragansett sovereignty

March 13, 2008 0 comments

This fall, lawyers for Gov. Donald Carcieri ’65 and the town of Charlestown, R.I. will argue a case involving American Indian land claims at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Recycling race baffling Bruno again

March 6, 2008 0 comments

Brown students have five weeks left to step up their recycling rates if they want to break a record of “middle-of-the-pack” finishes in the eighth annual RecycleMania. Until April 5, colleges across the country will compete to collect the most recyclables and produce the least amount of trash, with week-by-week results posted on RecycleMania’s Web site.

Widespread flu hits R.I., but misses Brown

February 26, 2008 0 comments

This year, Rhode Island is one of 49 states reporting widespread flu activity, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

English prof. wins poetry award

February 20, 2008 0 comments

Professor of English Michael Harper is receiving the Poetry Society of America’s Frost Medal for a lifetime of distinguished contribution to American poetry.