Topic: funding

Undergrad finance board to release budget report Nov. 21

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Undergrad finance board to release budget report Nov. 21

November 9, 2018 0 comments

The Undergraduate Finance Board will release its first budget report Nov. 21, according to UFB Chair Lisa Schold ’19 and Vice Chair Julian De Georgia ’20.

Bouton ’20: We must demand a fossil fuel-free DNC

Op-eds, Opinions

Bouton ’20: We must demand a fossil fuel-free DNC

October 29, 2018 0 comments

In June, the Democratic National Committee ended its long-standing policy of accepting money from the fossil fuel industry. But in August, a resolution put forth by party Chairman Tom Perez ’83 P’18 reversed the June decision.

August ’19, Kent-Daggett ’19, Taswell ’19: A slam dunk proposal for Brown athletics

Op-eds, Opinions

August ’19, Kent-Daggett ’19, Taswell ’19: A slam dunk proposal for Brown athletics

October 21, 2018 0 comments

Brown sports teams are bad. So bad. Almost no one attends the games. They are no fun to watch. And not in a funny “ha-ha” way, but in a “well, there goes another $17.7 million” kind of way.

Corporation approves new site for performing arts center

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Corporation approves new site for performing arts center

June 2, 2018 0 comments

The Corporation approved the new performing arts center site between Angell and Olive Streets, following controversy surrounding the previously proposed site.

Faculty spanning many departments receive Seed awards

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Faculty spanning many departments receive Seed awards

March 21, 2018 0 comments

Faculty from a variety of departments representing diverse projects received the 2018 Research Seed Awards.

Gov. Gina Raimondo’s new budget proposal aims to increase availability of medical marijuana and reduce opiod use.

Metro, News

R.I. eyes medical marijuana expansion

February 16, 2018 0 comments

The number of medical marijuana dispensaries in Rhode Island could increase from three to 15, raising $5.1 million in projected revenue, according to a new budget proposal released by Gov. Gina Raimondo Jan. 18.

A new endowment fund for the theater arts and performance studies department will create programs supporting neurodiversity and inclusion.

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New TAPS endowment funds neurodiversity efforts

February 6, 2018 0 comments

The theater arts and performance studies department announced the creation of an endowment fund that aims to support theater and performance programs for adults diagnosed with autism.

Paxson denounces tax plan in community-wide email

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Paxson denounces tax plan in community-wide email

November 29, 2017 0 comments

President Christina Paxson P’19 outlined the University’s response to the GOP tax plan, explaining its negative impacts on the University.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Save the Indy and other Brown print media

April 24, 2017 0 comments

To the Editor: We write as former College Hill Independent editors and contributors. We were dismayed to learn about looming cuts to the Indy and other campus publications, which could force many outlets to end their printed editions altogether. The Undergraduate Finance Board slashed budgets “out of the blue” and […]

U. announces $5 million emergency research fund

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U. announces $5 million emergency research fund

April 11, 2017 0 comments

Provost Richard Locke announced the creation of a $5 million emergency research fund that will be used to support research projects if funding is cut.