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University opens new mindfulness center

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University opens new mindfulness center

October 4, 2017 0 comments

Beginning in the late 1970s, mindfulness moved from the ashram to the laboratory, where researchers began to study its effects on health.

Students living within the Department of Public Safety jurisdiction will now be able to have an officer assess the safety of their homes and provide useful information on how to make their off-campus residences more secure. Twelve students have taken part in the program so far.

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DPS offers program to assess vulnerabilities in off-campus residences

October 4, 2017 0 comments

The Department of Public Safety is offering a program to allow students living in off-campus residences to assess the security of their homes.

Arts & Culture

‘Dreamlandia’ brings bittersweet tale of war on drugs to life

October 2, 2017 0 comments

“Dreamlandia” is something of an autological title.

After defeating nationally-ranked Tulsa away from home, the Bears endured a more modest result in a testy affair between in-state rivals. The teams had to be separated at midfield in the second half after some physical play.

Sports

Men’s soccer battles URI to scoreless draw in fractious contest

September 24, 2017 0 comments

Brown (4-1-1) returned home to write the next chapter of their intrastate rivalry with the University of Rhode Island Saturday.

Letter: Response to ‘Brown Promise’ initiative

September 22, 2017 0 comments

I am writing to comment on Wednesday’s article on the “Brown Promise” initiative.

Renshaw ’20: End legacy admissions at Brown

Opinions

Renshaw ’20: End legacy admissions at Brown

September 17, 2017 0 comments

Though both my parents pursued degrees in higher education, my dad was the one who went to college in America.

Whiskey to reopen after temporary closing

Whiskey to reopen after temporary closing

September 12, 2017 0 comments

The Whiskey Republic, a bar in Fox Point frequented by students at Brown and other universities in the area, will reopen its doors today.

Columns, Opinions

Krishnamurthy ’19: Enough with myths

September 11, 2017 0 comments

I’m not a particularly devout person.

Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

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Activists, elected officials protest Trump’s DACA decision

September 10, 2017 0 comments

Local activists, elected officials and Brown students protested President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program Friday.

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Pokanoket Nation forms encampment on University land in Bristol

August 21, 2017 0 comments

People of the Pokanoket Nation and allies joined together in Bristol Sunday afternoon to establish an encampment at Potumtuk, or Mount Hope