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University News

New sorority may soon occupy Harkness House

January 25, 2013 0 comments

After a declining Art House vacates the space, a third sorority may come to campus.

Four faculty members named science fellows

Science & Research

Four faculty members named science fellows

December 7, 2012 0 comments

Four faculty members were selected as 2012 fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science last month.

University News

Forum discusses relation between race and sex

November 5, 2012 0 comments

A group of around 20 students gathered on the sofas of the Third World Center Formal Lounge to share and learn from their personal experiences of dating, sexual attraction and racial identity Nov. 1.  

University News

Founders League to foster R.I. startup community

October 31, 2012 0 comments

Betaspring, an accelerator program for startup entrepreneurs, announced a partnership Oct. 16 with Brown, the University of Rhode Island and the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce to promote entrepreneurship for students and the larger Rhode Island community.

Higher Ed, Metro

R.I. House Speaker faces challenge from Independent candidate

October 16, 2012 0 comments

Independent candidate Mark Binder is challenging Rhode Island House Speaker Gordon Fox, D-Providence, in the Nov. 6 election to represent District 4.

Arts & Culture

Colloquium explores Korean film theory

October 4, 2012 0 comments

Four scholars who specialize in Korean film and media participated in a colloquium this Monday titled “Film Theory and National Publics in Divided Korea.” 

University News

New Protestant chaplain hopes to serve all students

September 20, 2012 0 comments

Associate University Chaplain for the Protestant Community Rev. Kirstin Boswell-Ford joined the Office of Chaplains and Religious Life this summer after being hired in mid-May. 

University News

R.I. Senator discusses health care, pollution

April 4, 2012 0 comments

Rhode Island Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse spoke about the current turbulent political landscape and his hopes for both the country and the state he represents in an event hosted by the Brown Democrats last night in Wilson 101. Whitehouse touched on topics including transportation issues and health care. 

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