Topic: Administration

Undergraduate Council of Students’ program keeps students on leave connected to campus

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Undergraduate Council of Students’ program keeps students on leave connected to campus

March 1, 2019 0 comments

The inaugural leavetaking peer program is working to help students maintain a connection to campus while on leave this semester.

Galen ’20: Divestment is the only responsible option

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Galen ’20: Divestment is the only responsible option

March 1, 2019 0 comments

The university recently announced plans  to aim for net-zero carbon emissions by 2040, with a 75 percent reduction below current levels by 2025. Brown’s net-zero goals are a great improvement – but by no means exceptional, given the scope of the ecological crisis facing our planet.

Kim ’19, Schuetz ’19.5: Reflecting on leavetaking at Brown

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Kim ’19, Schuetz ’19.5: Reflecting on leavetaking at Brown

December 7, 2018 0 comments

Despite these differences, all these schools are coming to embrace  a shared understanding of the importance of centering student voices — which will hopefully manifest in more opportunities for us to make leavetaking more accessible and less prohibitive here at Brown.

School of Public Health appoints inaugural associate dean for research

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School of Public Health appoints inaugural associate dean for research

April 25, 2018 0 comments

On April 10, Professor of Epidemiology David Savitz was announced as the inaugural associate dean for research for the School of Public Health in a community-wide email.

Jill Pipher, Vice President for Research.

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Jill Pipher tapped as new vice president for research

September 13, 2017 0 comments

On July 1, Professor of Mathematics Jill Pipher became the new vice president for research for the University.

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

Staff climate survey prompts U. response

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Staff climate survey prompts U. response

March 2, 2017 0 comments

The results of the spring 2016 staff climate survey have prompted responses and re-evaluation of faculty-staff relations from the University

Campbell named next dean of grad school

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Campbell named next dean of grad school

April 5, 2016 0 comments

Andrew Campbell, associate professor of medical science, has been appointed as the next dean of the Graduate School, wrote Provost Richard Locke P’17.

Sheridan Center appoints new director

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Sheridan Center appoints new director

March 22, 2016 0 comments

The Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning has appointed Mary Wright as its new director.

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Brown to invite community feedback on diversity plan

November 17, 2015 0 comments

The University will release a working document of a diversity and inclusion action plan Friday.