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Providence Place shooter arrested after causing non-fatal injury

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Providence Place shooter arrested after causing non-fatal injury

January 18, 2018 0 comments

A 17-year-old has been arrested in an attempted shooting that took place in the second-level parking garage of the Providence Place Mall Jan. 15. The 19-year-old victim, identified as Leonard Liriano on the Providence Police Department’s Twitter, was shot in the leg but not fatally wounded. The shooter was arrested […]

Nature Lab creates biodesign maker space

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Nature Lab creates biodesign maker space

January 18, 2018 0 comments

Tanks of luminescent jellyfish and rippling seaweed line the walls of an open space on the bottom floor of the Rhode Island School of Design’s Nature Lab. But a transformation is underway; by the end of 2018, the room will become a “maker space” inviting students to conceptualize and engineer […]

Under the proposal, the Women & Infants Hospital would be acquired by the University or one of its subsidiaries.

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U. proposes merger with Care New England health system

January 12, 2018 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 announced the University’s proposal to work with Prospect Medical Holdings in merging with Care New England.

738 students admitted through early decision

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738 students admitted through early decision

December 14, 2017 0 comments

The University admitted 21 percent of its early decision applicants to the class of 2022.

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University reaches $30 million fundraising goal for Brown Promise

December 7, 2017 0 comments

The University has reached its $30 million fundraising goal to carry out “The Brown Promise: The Future of Financial Aid at Brown”.

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Brown EP to visit NYC startups

December 7, 2017 0 comments

The Brown Entrepreneurship Program will offer undergraduates from Brown and the Rhode Island School of Design the opportunity to travel to New York City.

University’s Circumpolar Lab explores Arctic

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University’s Circumpolar Lab explores Arctic

December 7, 2017 0 comments

As temperatures drop, University researchers continue studying the wintry climes of the North at the University’s renowned Circumpolar Laboratory.

Poll finds 67 percent of students agree professors foster diverse discussions

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Poll finds 67 percent of students agree professors foster diverse discussions

December 7, 2017 0 comments

67 percent of Brown undergraduates strongly or somewhat agree that professors successfully facilitate discussions that respect opposing points of view.

Friends come from similar racial, socioeconomic demographics, poll finds

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Friends come from similar racial, socioeconomic demographics, poll finds

December 7, 2017 0 comments

For some students, going out to eat can make or break a friendship.

Interfaith dinner brings religious dialogue to campus

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Interfaith dinner brings religious dialogue to campus

December 7, 2017 0 comments

Though The Herald’s poll found 69 percent of students never participate in religious activities, religious life remains active for the 31 percent who do.