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September crime log details string of larceny on campus

September 22, 2017 0 comments

Multiple bikes, various Jabberwock possessions stolen since beginning of semester.

Metro

Investment advising committee seeks new undergraduate member

September 22, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students announced an open position for the Advisory Committee on Corporate Responsibility in Investment Policies.

R.I. school facilities fail state evaluation

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R.I. school facilities fail state evaluation

September 22, 2017 0 comments

Every school facility in Rhode Island received a failing grade in the state’s first independent evaluation of school buildings.

University News

Judge rules Title IX only protects U. members

September 22, 2017 0 comments

A federal judge ruled that third party students are not protected by Title IX at a school they are unaffiliated with.

New Med School program educates students on opioid addiction

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New Med School program educates students on opioid addiction

September 20, 2017 0 comments

Amid the statewide and nationwide opioid epidemic, the Alpert Medical School is shaping its curriculum to prepare students to treat opioid misuse disorder.

‘Brown Promise’ initiative aims to eliminate all undergraduate loans

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‘Brown Promise’ initiative aims to eliminate all undergraduate loans

September 20, 2017 0 comments

The University launched a $120 million initiative with the ultimate goal of eliminating loans from all undergraduate financial aid packages.

University changes student healthcare option

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University changes student healthcare option

September 20, 2017 0 comments

The University switched its health insurance provider, forcing some students who previously qualified to enroll in the new $3,615 plan.

UCS leaders plan for upcoming semester

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UCS leaders plan for upcoming semester

September 20, 2017 0 comments

The Undergraduate Council of Students gathered for the group’s first general body meeting of the 2017-18 academic year Wednesday night.

University mishandled retirement funds, lawsuit claims

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University mishandled retirement funds, lawsuit claims

September 20, 2017 0 comments

The University has joined a list of elite institutions under legal fire for the management of retirement plans for employees.

Alzheimer’s study may provide methods of prevention, economical diagnosis

Science & Research

Alzheimer’s study may provide methods of prevention, economical diagnosis

September 20, 2017 0 comments

A trial currently being conducted by University professors may be key to diagnosing Alzheimer’s at an accessible cost before the symptoms appear.