Topic: Christina Paxson

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Morley ’13: Rescind Junot Díaz’s Honorary Doctorate

May 18, 2018 0 comments

Díaz’s alleged abuse of the power endowed by literary recognition, even if not necessarily criminal, demands response from his enablers, hangers-on and mutual cultural beneficiaries.

Earlier this month, students and government officials gathered to condemn racism in two press conferences arranged by the NAACP.

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University releases statement regarding racist flyers

February 22, 2018 0 comments

In response to the racist flyers found around the University, concerned undergraduate black students issued a joint statement in bluestockings magazine Feb. 14 expressing concerns about the University’s silence on the matter.

Maiyah Gamble-Rivers, manager of programs and outreach in Brown’s Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice, received an Excellence Award for Citizenship from President Christina Paxson P’19.

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University recognizes staff members for quality work, years of service

February 20, 2018 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 handed out Brown Employee Appreciation and Recognition awards to staff members Feb. 20.

Sotomayor was confirmed by the Senate with a vote of 68-31 in 2009.

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Sotomayor to visit College Hill

February 2, 2018 0 comments

Just a year after the class of 2020 read U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s memoir, “My Beloved World,” they and the rest of the student body will have the opportunity to hear Sotomayor tell her story in person.

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Paxson initiates new climate change task force

April 27, 2017 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 announced plans to create a task force to address environmental concerns in University business and investment practices

Female scientists celebrate accomplishments

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Female scientists celebrate accomplishments

April 21, 2017 0 comments

Six successful female scientists delivered a series of public lectures on their work in various fields at “Inspiring Women in Science 2017.”

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U. files second amicus brief in response to revised immigration ban

April 1, 2017 0 comments

Brown and 30 other American colleges and universities filed an amicus brief against President Trump’s revised executive order on immigration Friday

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Paxson P’19: Supporting our students and scholars

February 3, 2017 0 comments

I want to thank the alums who shared their concerns about the executive order on immigration and refugee policy in a Letter to the Editor in The Herald.

Corporation grants Paxson second five-year term

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Corporation grants Paxson second five-year term

February 3, 2017 0 comments

The Corporation, the University’s highest governing body, granted President Paxson P’19 a second five-year term Thursday, extending her tenure to 2021.

Brown reshapes communications strategy

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Brown reshapes communications strategy

December 7, 2016 0 comments

Nov. 1 marked 18 months since Vice President for Communications Cass Cliatt arrived at Brown and helped form the Office of University Communications.