Allie Reed serves as a senior staff writer for the University Hall beat at the Herald. She is a sophomore from Dover, Massachusetts. She is thinking about concentrating in English or Public Policy. When she’s not writing, Allie can be found eating sour candy or playing jazz on her violin.

Articles by Allie Reed (31)

Students claim BuDS creates unfair working environment

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Students claim BuDS creates unfair working environment

October 12, 2018 0 comments

Due to alleged policy violations and understaffing, Brown Dining Services has reportedly created an unfair working environment that takes advantage of students, according to five current and former BuDS student employees.

Executive Director of Health and Wellness Vanessa Britto addressed the Brown University Community Council on Tuesday. The meeting covered topics including progress on the proposed health and wellness dorm at 450 Brook St.

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BUCC discusses future health, wellness dorm

October 9, 2018 0 comments

The University hopes to complete the new health and wellness center and dormitory at 450 Brook St. by fall 2021, said Vanessa Britto, executive director of health and wellness, at yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Endowment reaches record high of $3.8 billion

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Endowment reaches record high of $3.8 billion

October 2, 2018 0 comments

The University’s endowment increased to a record high of $3.8 billion over the 2018 fiscal year, according to a University press release.

Lawsuit against University retirement plan proceeds

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Lawsuit against University retirement plan proceeds

September 20, 2018 0 comments

Three former and current University employees can move forward with some of the claims in a class action lawsuit alleging that the University mishandled their retirement funds, according to Chief Judge William Smith in a July order from the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island.

University on track to meet sustainability goals

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University on track to meet sustainability goals

September 13, 2018 0 comments

The University is on track to meet its goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions to 42 percent below 2007 levels by 2020, according to Stephen Porder, assistant provost for sustainability and associate professor of ecology and evolutionary biology.

Peter van Dommelen (pictured above), Sheila Bonde, Andrew Scherer, Yannis Hamilakis, Felipe Rojas Silva and Laural Bestock spent their summers excavating sites across the world to get a grasp of their historical context. Collectively, the professors found shattered stained glass, pottery, skeletons, mud-caked fruits and miniature goats.

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University archaeology professors present summer findings

September 11, 2018 0 comments

Six University professors presented findings from their summer archaeological fieldwork to students, faculty and other community members yesterday at the Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology.

Jeb Bush will deliver a speech titled “Leadership in a Changing World,” followed by a Q&A session moderated by President Christina Paxson.

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Jeb Bush to speak as Ogden lecturer April 25

April 5, 2018 0 comments

Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, will speak at the University April 25 as the Ogden Memorial lecturer.

The University shifted the focus of the Annenberg Institute for School Reform following a review of the Institute that was completed in fall 2017.

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Annenberg staff, programs depart after University review

April 3, 2018 0 comments

The Annenberg Institute for School Reform’s website used to feature a tab on the front page called “What We Do.” That page, along with many of the institute’s staff members, is no longer a part of the University. Following a review of the institute conducted from fall 2016 to fall […]

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Shake Shack to move into 249 Thayer St. building

April 3, 2018 0 comments

At yesterday’s faculty meeting, Russell Carey ’91 MA’06 confirmed plans that Shake Shack will move into the first floor of the building currently under construction at 249 Thayer St., which will also house the Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship.

Former Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics Jerrold Rosenberg was paid to encourage health care providers to prescribe Subsys, a highly addictive opioid, at his private practice despite known risks.

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Former professor sentenced to 51 months

March 14, 2018 0 comments

Former Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics Jerrold Rosenberg was sentenced to 51 months in prison Friday for health care fraud and for receiving kickbacks from Insys Therapeutics in return for prescribing Subsys — a highly addictive opioid — to his patients.

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