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Articles by David Rosen (10)

University News

DPS arrests bookstore shoplifter

March 16, 2012 0 comments

Department of Public Safety officers arrested Dennis Wong, a Providence resident, after he was caught stealing medical textbooks and trade books from the Brown Bookstore Feb. 28.

University News

Students pilot note-sharing site

March 2, 2012 0 comments

Students, take note — or rather, don’t. Amory Bennett ’14 and Clark Craddock-Willis ’14 are working to create a website that will allow students to share notes from their classes.

University News

Job board sees surge in student submissions

February 9, 2012 0 comments

Though recruiting season is far from over, the number of applications submitted through the Center for Careers and Life After Brown Student Job and Internship Board has already surpassed last year’s total. The number of applications submitted from Aug. 1 to Feb. 1 of this year represents a 57 percent increase from last year’s total, said Andrew Simmons, director of CareerLAB.

University News

Failed aid appeals send students home

February 1, 2012 0 comments

Emily Eastlake never expected she would be forced to leave Brown. When Eastlake, a former member of the class of 2014, reapplied for financial aid after her first year, she “completely expected (her scholarship amount) to stay the same or get better,” she said.

Sports

Bruno upsets defending national champs

November 20, 2011 0 comments

The women’s rugby team upset No. 1 Army —  the reigning national champions — 36-17 to win the Northeast Rugby Championship Nov. 6.

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Streetcar’s effect on shuttle unclear

November 15, 2011 0 comments

As the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority tweaks its proposed streetcar route, the project’s long-term impact on the University community remains unclear.

University News

Clay points the way in search for life on Mars

November 3, 2011 0 comments

The search for life on Mars took a surprising downward turn yesterday. If life existed, it likely existed underground, reported Professor of Geological Sciences John Mustard in a study published in the journal Nature.

Science & Research

Flash heat rocks earthquake physics

October 13, 2011 0 comments

Rather than turning to broad-scale plate tectonics to investigate earthquakes, David Goldsby, associate professor of geological sciences, and Terry Tullis, professor emeritus of geological sciences, decided to take a closer look. Their study, published in this week’s issue of the journal Science, examines earthquake processes on a microscopic scale.

University News

Ground vapors may pose health risk

October 7, 2011 0 comments

Most homeowners don’t worry about their houses’ foundations unless their basements flood.

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MunchCard takes over Thayer Street

September 29, 2011 0 comments

About 250 Brown and RISD students have signed up for MunchCard — a student-created restaurant discount program — a month into its launch.