Topic: Christina Paxson

Paxson releases final diversity, inclusion action plan

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Paxson releases final diversity, inclusion action plan

February 2, 2016 0 comments

The University released a final draft of its $165-million diversity and inclusion action plan Monday.

President Christina Paxson P’19 will serve a three-year term on the board of directors of the Boston Fed. She will help guide policy implementation and offer insight on the bank’s structure to its president.

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Paxson elected to Federal Reserve Bank of Boston board of directors

January 27, 2016 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 was elected to the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the Boston Fed announced Jan. 12.

President Christina Paxson P’19 sat among students in a seminar held by Hack@Brown Monday night and successfully decoded a URL given by the presenters. The seminar aimed to promote technological literacy.

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Paxson joins Hack@Brown coding night

November 3, 2015 0 comments

Within an hour, President Paxson and the students learned the basic programming language Python and developed a working computational program.

Provost Richard Locke P’17 spoke at an open discussion regarding the newly released operational plan. He, and President Christina Paxson P’19 answered questions about financial aid, diversity and graduate school support.

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Forum offers details, feedback on operational plan

September 22, 2015 1 comment

The University will spend more than $1 billion over the next decade on investments in people as it pursues the operational plan.

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Heading University, Paxson navigates alumni interests

April 2, 2015 5 comments
This article is part of the series 1,000 Days: Paxson's Path

Increased alumni outreach constitutes a major initiative of Paxson’s administration.

President Christina Paxson will pilot virtual office hours through the Undergraduate Council of Students Facebook page next semester. Some students, though, said they would prefer access in person or via email.

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Paxson’s online office hours to commence in spring

December 2, 2014 3 comments

To increase interaction between students and the administration, President Christina Paxson is preparing to hold virtual office hours next semester.

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Paxson responds to Kelly reports

September 25, 2014 7 comments

Following recommendations outlined by the Committee on the Events of October 29, President Christina Paxson released her response in an email Wednesday.

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Admin salary changes reflect faculty turnover

September 25, 2014 2 comments

President Christina Paxson made a base salary of $350,000 in 2012, the most recent year for which data are available, according to University data.

First-years march through the Van Wickle Gates as part of the University’s 251st opening Convocation Tuesday. “Build your community, build your friendships and make time for your fellow students,” said Provost Vicki Colvin.

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Paxson draws on U. history, welcomes new provost

September 3, 2014 4 comments

A new generation of first-years marched through the Van Wickle Gates and onto the Main Green to mark the start of Brown’s 251st academic year yesterday.

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In welcome address, Paxson encourages student engagement

September 2, 2014 2 comments

“I love talking to students; so do my two poodles. So please stop and say hello,” President Christina Paxson said in her address to first-years and parents.