Topic: Athletics

Offense flops, women’s basketball bested in trip to New Haven

Sports

Offense flops, women’s basketball bested in trip to New Haven

January 29, 2017 0 comments

Just one week after besting Yale, the women’s basketball team traveled to New Haven for a rematch against the Bulldogs (10-7, 1-3 Ivy).

Op-eds, Opinions

Tisch ’17: Let’s not objectify our athletes

January 26, 2017 0 comments

Earlier this week, events circulated on Facebook promoting a Brown Athletics department-sponsored meet featuring the gymnastics team and the wrestling team.

Alums coach American athletes at Rio Games

Sports, University News

Alums coach American athletes at Rio Games

September 12, 2016 0 comments

As Brown graduates, Jimmy Pedro ’94 and Luke McGee ’01 could have pursued any number of successful career paths.

Named next dean of admission, Powell to draw on experience as student, administrator

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Named next dean of admission, Powell to draw on experience as student, administrator

June 2, 2016 0 comments

As the Class of 2016 walked out of the Van Wickle Gates last weekend, Brown was preparing for the classes of 2021 and beyond to walk through them.

Poll finds athletes, BEO concentrators hook up at higher rates

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Poll finds athletes, BEO concentrators hook up at higher rates

April 28, 2016 0 comments

Data from a recent poll indicated that 85 percent of BEO and econ concentrators and 91 percent of athletes have hooked up with someone at Brown.

Athletes report higher rates of fiscal, social conservatism

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Athletes report higher rates of fiscal, social conservatism

April 15, 2015 0 comments
This article is part of the series Spring 2015 Student Polls

About 15 percent of non-athletes identified as fiscally conservative compared to 35 percent of athletes.

Sports

Achilles to lead baseball team as head coach

July 8, 2014 0 comments

Grant Achilles has been hired by the University as the next head coach of the baseball team, Director of Athletics Jack Hayes announced last month.

Head Coach Lars Tiffany ’90 first proposed the men’s lacrosse team’s 36-hour charity run circling the Main Green in 2006, which raised $18,000 to build a school in Sri Lanka and has become an annual tradition.

Sports

Student-athletes impact local, global communities through volunteering

March 15, 2013 0 comments

Many Brown teams are paired with severely sick children through the Team Impact program.

Concussions leave impact on academics and athletics

Features, Sports

Concussions leave impact on academics and athletics

March 8, 2013 1 comment

Awareness of the causes and effects of head injuries has increased in the athletic community.

Brown’s club frisbee team, Brownian Motion, aims to raise its ranking through dedication and intensive practice sessions this semester.

Sports

Club teams set goals for seasons

February 11, 2013 1 comment

Club rugby and sailing teams rank in national top 10, while frisbee team looks to rebuild.