Topic: Housing

Housing Opportunities for People Everywhere, an advocacy and outreach group, redesigned the Government Relations Survey to focus on more concrete legislative actions to help homeless individuals.

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HOPE membership, influence grows in Rhode Island

November 27, 2017 0 comments

Loud conversation and the smell of meatloaf baking filled the entryway of All Saints Memorial Church in downtown Providence Nov. 14.

Many students face pressure from landlords to sign leases before the University grants off-campus permission.

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Students navigate off-campus housing policy

November 16, 2017 0 comments

Two weeks ago, the Office of Residential Life closed its application period for students who wish to live off-campus for the 2018-19 academic year.

Savello ’18: How ResLife fails upperclassmen

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Savello ’18: How ResLife fails upperclassmen

October 22, 2017 0 comments

When I first moved into Graduate Center my senior year, I entered my room to find chunks of plaster falling off the dilapidated walls.

University provides new housing option for substance-free students

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University provides new housing option for substance-free students

April 19, 2017 0 comments

“Brown was the first university to provide support to students in recovery back in 1977 and is cited as being a leader in the collegiate recovery field.”

Camilla Ruiz Segovia ’18, Maryori Conde ’18 and Michelle Cruz ’18, co-coordinators of the new Latinx House, aim to use the house as a space for student discourse and an opportunity to celebrate Latinx identity.

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New Latinx House to offer student housing

March 6, 2017 0 comments

The Office of Residential Life has introduced a new housing option for students next semester: Latinx House.

Cause of fire at 185 Angell electrical

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Cause of fire at 185 Angell electrical

April 19, 2016 0 comments

The fire at an off-campus house at 185 Angell Street Thursday morning was caused by the electrical system.


Johnson ’18: Lessons from the housing lottery

April 18, 2016 0 comments

Classism is unavoidable, but our university and other institutions should not enforce policies that separate students by socioeconomic status.

ACLU challenges student housing ordinance

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ACLU challenges student housing ordinance

March 2, 2016 0 comments

The RI ACLU filed a lawsuit against Providence over a zoning law prohibiting more than three college students from living in a single-family home together.

South Providence residents protest Mayor Jorge Elorza’s proposed plan to renovate homes across the city. They fear the initiative will lead to ballooning housing prices, displacing longtime residents.


Local residents protest housing project

February 12, 2016 0 comments

On Thursday, homeowners from South Providence and Brown students gathered in front of the mayor’s office in City Hall to protest the EveryHome initiative.


Spotlight on the Statehouse: Feb. 10, 2016

February 10, 2016 0 comments

The city of Providence bid farewell to its longest-serving mayor, Vincent “Buddy” Cianci, Jr. with a funeral service Monday.