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Elana Jaffe: Fragile connections

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Elana Jaffe: Fragile connections

May 26, 2016 0 comments
This article is part of the series Commencement Magazine 2016

I urge us all to bring the intention and compassion we have learned here to our future relationships and endeavors.

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DPS officer accused of assaulting Latinx conference delegate

November 15, 2015 0 comments

Geovanni Cuevas, a Dartmouth student, was assaulted late Friday evening outside of a Spanish House event by a Department of Public Safety officer.

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DPS officer accused of assaulting Latinx conference delegate

November 15, 2015 0 comments

A Dartmouth student was assaulted late Friday evening by a Department of Public Safety officer, according to the student and several witnesses.

‘Blackout’ marks solidarity with Mizzou students of color

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‘Blackout’ marks solidarity with Mizzou students of color

November 13, 2015 0 comments

Several hundred students, faculty members and administrators dressed in black gathered on the Quiet Green Thursday afternoon.

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Brown’s female professors earn less than male counterparts

November 5, 2015 0 comments

Male professors at Brown were paid on average $14,841 more than their female counterparts in the 2013-2014 academic year.

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In keeping course evaluations internal, Brown cites privacy, bias concerns

September 21, 2015 1 comment

The results of course evaluations could be a trove of information. But for a variety of reasons the University’s practice is not to make them available.

College textbook retail prices have risen more than 1,000 percent over the last four decades, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  Students who buy new Brown Bookstore books will spend an average of  $133 per class.

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Rising textbook costs add to affordability challenges of student life

September 9, 2015 1 comment

As students select their courses this fall, they must also foot a hefty bill for books.

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Brown preserves faculty, staff benefits

September 9, 2015 5 comments

Newly released recommendations from the Deficit Reduction Working Group plan to resolve the deficit without eroding benefits or laying off employees.

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UFB grants $1.4 million to 150 student groups in 2014-2015 academic year

April 23, 2015 2 comments

UFB met 80 percent of student group requests for funding this semester, a slight decrease from the 82 percent during the 2013-2014 academic year.

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Faculty debates final exam grading deadline

April 8, 2015 2 comments

Faculty members voted to change University policies on postdoctoral hiring and concentration declarations to more accurately reflect current practices.