Articles by Ben Leubsdorf (94)

U. considering legal alternatives for student music downloads

February 7, 2005 Comments are Disabled

Students and administrators met last Friday with representatives from four music download services to investigate the possibility of bringing legal music downloads to campus. David Greene, vice president for campus life and student services, described the meeting as “exploratory.

State of the Union not a priority for students

February 3, 2005 Comments are Disabled

President Bush delivered his fourth State of the Union address Wednesday night, but Brown University wasn’t watching.

R.I. Rx program defies federal law

February 1, 2005 Comments are Disabled

The state legislature passed a law in 2004 requiring the Department of Health to begin licensing pharmacies in Canadian provinces – just as it does pharmacies in other states.

CIS to activate new spam filter

January 27, 2005 Comments are Disabled

E-mail users at Brown will soon have fewer opportunities to explore the world of black market Viagra and fetish porn, as Computing and Information Services is introducing a centralized junk e-mail defense that administrators say will dramatically curtail the flow of spam into inboxes.

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