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University releases first DIAP progress report

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University releases first DIAP progress report

March 10, 2017 0 comments

The University released its first annual Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan report Thursday, discussing its progress on diversity and inclusion initiatives

Syrian student stranded in Turkey due to visa complications

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Syrian student stranded in Turkey due to visa complications

March 6, 2017 0 comments

When Khaled Almilaji GS got to the airport in Gaziantep, Turkey, he was told by Turkish Airlines that he would not be allowed to enter the United States.

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Diversity initiatives make strides in comedy scene

March 1, 2017 0 comments

Noelle Austin ’18 made her Brown stand-up debut Tuesday night, but finding a space where she felt comfortable performing was not easy.

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Brown hosts second annual Ivy League mental health conference

February 26, 2017 0 comments

Student delegations from all Ivy League universities convened at Brown over the weekend for the second annual Ivy League Mental Health Conference.

CSSJ hosts civil rights education program

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CSSJ hosts civil rights education program

February 15, 2017 0 comments

Maiyah Gamble-Rivers MA’16 grew up hearing her grandparents talk about life in South Carolina under Jim Crow.

Project Interchange-sponsored trip draws criticism

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Project Interchange-sponsored trip draws criticism

February 13, 2017 0 comments

Seventeen Brown students traveled to Israel and Palestine over winter break on a trip sponsored by Project Interchange.

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OIDI launches fellowship program for staff members

February 5, 2017 0 comments

The Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion launched its inaugural Administrative Fellows Program.

Student curates U.’s first zine collection

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Student curates U.’s first zine collection

February 3, 2017 0 comments

On Feb. 1, Malana Krongelb ’18 unveiled a zine collection that she had spent over a year curating to members of the Brown community.

Immigration ban prompts city protest

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Immigration ban prompts city protest

January 29, 2017 0 comments

Fear, anxiety and outrage enveloped the Brown community Friday as Donald Trump signed an executive order.

Matthew Kittay ’03 speaks at the DigitalBrown event in November in New York City. The launch of Evertrue Venutres, founded by Michael MacCombie ’11, was announced at the event.

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Alum connects Brown startups to funding

November 30, 2016 0 comments

Evertrue Ventures, a network that aims to connect student entrepreneurs with alums who can provide mentorship and investment, launched this month.