Topic: Alumni

Chris Berman, American sportscaster

Sports

Berman ’77 reflects on time at Brown, ESPN

April 24, 2017 0 comments

Longtime sports broadcasting icon Chris Berman ’77 P’08 P’09 announced he would be assuming a less-involved role at ESPN after the 2016 NFL season.

Friedmans donate $24 million to renovate, rename Wilson Hall

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Friedmans donate $24 million to renovate, rename Wilson Hall

April 4, 2017 0 comments

A $24 million grant will fund the upcoming renovation of Wilson Hall, which will be renamed Friedman Hall in recognition of its donor.

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.”

Pro lacrosse team reunites two men’s lacrosse alums

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Pro lacrosse team reunites two men’s lacrosse alums

March 21, 2017 0 comments

For Bailey Tills ’16 and Jack Kelly ’16, the five months from April to August are comprised of working two jobs, on the clock seven days a week.

Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

Arts & Culture

Prov. band revamps theater through music co-operative

February 28, 2017 0 comments

Throughout its long history, the theater had accumulated evidence of multiple decades of performances — ranging from opera to porn.

Co-founder of CS department reflects on 50-year career

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Co-founder of CS department reflects on 50-year career

February 27, 2017 0 comments

John Savage has advised the Obama administration on cybersecurity and co-founded the computer science department at Brown.

Mark Baumer MFA’11 dies during barefoot cross-country walk

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Mark Baumer MFA’11 dies during barefoot cross-country walk

February 27, 2017 0 comments

Mark Baumer MFA’11 was fatally struck by an SUV Jan. 21 as he walked barefoot across the United States to protest climate change.

Perez ’83 runs for DNC chair to revitalize party

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Perez ’83 runs for DNC chair to revitalize party

February 11, 2017 0 comments

Democrats are rallying behind leaders who they hope can revive the party, including Thomas Perez ’83 P’18, former U.S. secretary of labor.

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SPS offers innovative master’s programs, seeks to expand

February 2, 2017 0 comments

The School of Professional Studies has grown in resources and contributed significantly to the University budget, said Karen Sibley.

Seven U. alums named to Forbes list

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Seven U. alums named to Forbes list

January 29, 2017 0 comments

Seven Brown alumni were named on the Forbes 30 under 30 list, chosen for their accomplishments in the fields of entrepreneurship, science and finance.