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UCS President-Elect Chelse-Amoy Steele ’18 poses with campaign staff members, Molly Naylor ’19, Jonathan Powell ’18 and Alex Karim ’17.

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Unopposed Steele ’18 elected UCS president, Akasaka ’18 wins UFB chair

March 24, 2017 0 comments

Running unopposed, Chelse-Amoy Steele ’18 was elected the president-elect of the Undergraduate Council of Students.

Orwa Mohammad ’20 details uncertain future

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Orwa Mohammad ’20 details uncertain future

March 24, 2017 0 comments

Over spring break, many students will return home to their families, but for Orwa Mohammad ’20, that option isn’t so simple.

Lives of two Iranian students upturned by Trump immigration bans

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Lives of two Iranian students upturned by Trump immigration bans

March 24, 2017 0 comments

As President Trump signed his first executive order on immigration, Babak Hemmatian GS discovered his father’s colon cancer had spread to his other organs.

Playwright Stephen Karam ’02 talks Tony win, future projects

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Playwright Stephen Karam ’02 talks Tony win, future projects

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Stephen Karam ’02 started writing at Brown and has since been recognized with awards for his work, including a Tony award for his play “The Humans.”

American Federation of Teachers approved by grad students as union affiliate

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American Federation of Teachers approved by grad students as union affiliate

March 22, 2017 0 comments

Graduate student voters selected the American Federation of Teachers as their union affiliate should unionization occur.

Computer science professor selected as Sloan Fellow

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Computer science professor selected as Sloan Fellow

March 22, 2017 0 comments

For the fourth year in a row, a faculty member in the computer science department has been awarded the Sloan Research Fellowship.

Kuo selected as SPH assistant dean of diversity, inclusion

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Kuo selected as SPH assistant dean of diversity, inclusion

March 22, 2017 0 comments

The School of Public Health will welcome its first assistant dean for diversity and inclusion come April 1.

Campaign for consent launches during Spring Weekend release party

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Campaign for consent launches during Spring Weekend release party

March 21, 2017 0 comments

A campaign to encourage students to respect sexual consent during Spring Weekend was launched at the Spring Weekend Release Party Tuesday night.

Class of 2021 applicant profile

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Class of 2021 applicant profile

March 21, 2017 0 comments

The University received a total of 32,699 applications for the class of 2021, according to Dean of Admission Logan Powell. The number of applicants increased from last year’s applicant pool, which saw 32,280 students seek admission to the University for the class of 2020. This year’s applicant pool was “remarkably […]

UCS launches staff appreciation Facebook page

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UCS launches staff appreciation Facebook page

March 21, 2017 0 comments

The Celebrating Staff at Brown Facebook page highlights University staff members “who we interact with and who keep the University running.”