Topic: Christina Paxson

Continuing its campaign for Brown to divest from 15 coal technology companies, the Brown Divest Coal  Campaign hosted a protest on the Main Green.

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Paxson confirms investment in coal companies

March 5, 2013 12 comments

A University advisory committee will likely recommend divestment from coal companies.

Paxson lauded for ‘bottom-up’ leadership style

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Paxson lauded for ‘bottom-up’ leadership style

March 1, 2013 6 comments

One year after Paxson’s election, professors and students reflect on the president’s approach.

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Report emphasizes expanded curriculum

January 28, 2013 0 comments
This article is part of the series Planning in Progress

Among committee recommendations are new PLME, online and international programs.

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Committee recommends increased support for grad students

January 28, 2013 0 comments
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The report prioritizes health care, financial aid and professional support in pursuit of excellence.

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Plan endorses universal need-blind admission

January 28, 2013 2 comments
This article is part of the series Planning in Progress

Committee seeks to improve financial aid and increase international diversity.

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Committee prioritizes developing, incentivizing online courses

January 28, 2013 0 comments
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Discussion topics include faculty compensation and intellectual property.

Clockwise: President Christina Paxson, Dean of the Graduate School Peter Weber, Executive Vice President for Planning and Policy Russell Carey, University Librarian Harriette Hemmassi, Provost Mark Schlissel P’15, Director of Financial Aid Jim Tilton, Dean of the Faculty Kevin McLaughlin P’12, Dean of the College Katherine Bergeron.

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Committees reveal initial recommendations

January 28, 2013 2 comments
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Discussions highlight diversity and internationalization as University goals

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Committee looks to diversify, retain faculty with recruitment and support

January 28, 2013 0 comments
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Policy proposals include improved research assistance and recognition.

In response to the Sandy Hook tragedy, President Paxson has partnered with the Janus Forum to spearhead campus dialogue. Herald file photo.

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Paxson to promote campus discussion on gun violence

January 25, 2013 4 comments

The Janus Forum plans to address recent public shootings through multi-perspective conversation.

Series of celebrations marks 19th inauguration

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Series of celebrations marks 19th inauguration

October 28, 2012 1 comment

In ceremonies punctuated with insights from the past, celebrations of present successes and excitement for the future, members of the Brown community and distinguished guests marked the inauguration of the University’s 19th president, Christina Paxson.