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Articles by Christian Martell (40)

Fuentes speaks on his work and heritage

February 8, 2007 0 comments

Carlos Fuentes spoke in Spanish about his internationally acclaimed novel, Latin American governments and the effects of globalization on the region to a crowd gathered at Brown Hillel on Wednesday afternoon.

Hill ’04 and Fulmer ’05 use grant to bring local food to R.I. public schools

February 1, 2007 0 comments

The Wednesday farmers market outside the Sharpe Refectory is familiar to most students, but its origins may not be as well known.

Effectiveness of new SAT not yet known

January 20, 2007 0 comments

Though the class of 2010 is the first to be admitted using the new SAT Reasoning Test, first administered in March 2005, it remains to be seen whether the new exam will be a more effective predictor of how students can perform in college, according to Dean of Admission Jim Miller ’73.

Inclusionary zoning ordinance under review

January 20, 2007 0 comments

Rhode Islanders may have voted in favor of a $50 million dollar affordable housing bond in the Nov. 7 election, but city officials continue to seek inclusionary zoning to offset the cost of housing in Providence.

Question 9 supporters push for more affordable housing

January 20, 2007 0 comments

In the Nov. 7 election, Rhode Island voters will decide whether to approve a ballot measure that would provide $50 million to build affordable housing.

‘06.5ers graduate in midyear celebration

January 20, 2007 0 comments

Over 100 students graduated Saturday in an informal midyear ceremony – the first step in their transition from Brown to what many call the “real world.”

Project LAUNCH looks at students’ drinking patterns

January 20, 2007 0 comments

Roughly 600 Brown students are currently participating in Project LAUNCH, a study that monitors students’ alcohol-consumption patterns.

Slight decrease seen in early decision applications

January 20, 2007 0 comments

The Office of Admission received 2,317 early decision applications to the College this year, 61 fewer than the 2,378 received in the fall of 2005, according to Dean of Admission Jim Miller ’73.

Following London kickoff, U. officials praise progress of ‘Boldly Brown’

January 20, 2007 0 comments

More than 250 Brown alums congregated in London’s Victoria and Albert Museum Sept. 25 for the London kickoff of “Boldly Brown,” the $1.4 billion Campaign for Academic Enrichment.

Wrestling assistant Burch grapples with UC-Davis over Title IX

November 16, 2006 0 comments

Michael Burch was made for wrestling. The current assistant wrestling coach took up the sport when he was 5 years old and has since dedicated his life to it.