Articles by Adam Hoffman (8)

Students attend U.N. climate conference

Science & Research

Students attend U.N. climate conference

November 22, 2013 1 comment

The University sent two delegations to the U.N.’s annual climate change meeting in Warsaw

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Spike in CS enrollment stretches resources

November 8, 2013 2 comments

Students in introductory courses have been frustrated by a lack of TA accessibility.

Science & Research

‘Scialogues’ showcase undergrad research

September 20, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The new monthly event allows students to engage in discussions about their research findings.

Science & Research

Researchers map brain activity to read dreams

April 10, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The study matched patterns in subjects’ neural activity with imagery in their dreams.

Study reveals benefits of meditation

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Study reveals benefits of meditation

February 22, 2013 4 comments

Researchers found mindfulness meditation can positively affect brain activity.


Providence College ups payments to city

January 29, 2013 Comments are Disabled

New multimillion dollar donation answers Taveras’ call for non-profits to help city.

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Hookup culture not as prevalent as believed, study shows

November 16, 2012 1 comment

Despite the perceived ubiquitous nature of hookups on college campuses, sex in the context of romantic relationships is still the norm, according to a longitudinal study conducted by Brown-affiliated researchers and published last month in the Journal of Adolescent Health.

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Nobel laureate debunks radiation myths

October 12, 2012 2 comments

Nobel Prize laureate Professor of Physics Leon Cooper addressed the public perception of radiation’s effect in a discussion sponsored by the Triple Helix publication at the Brown Bookstore yesterday.