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Articles by Daniel Goldberg (33)

President Christina Paxson P’19 will serve as chair of the AAU under Barbara R. Snyder, the association’s president. Paxson’s appointment marks the first time that two women have simultaneously held the AAU’s top two positions.

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Paxson elected chair of Association of American Universities

October 27, 2020 1 comment

President Christina Paxson P’19 was elected chair of the Association of American Universities’ Board of Directors Tuesday, according to an AAU press release.

Data-driven decisions: Ashish Jha and Russell Carey discuss students’ return to Brown

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Data-driven decisions: Ashish Jha and Russell Carey discuss students’ return to Brown

September 13, 2020 0 comments

Between monitoring the statewide and national numbers, securing adequate and timely testing and ensuring ample space for quarantining and isolating community members, the decision to reopen Brown’s campus to more students and return to in-person instruction amid a pandemic was multi-layered.

Monitoring, responding to COVID-19 changes: Ashish Jha and Russell Carey discuss students’ return to Brown

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Monitoring, responding to COVID-19 changes: Ashish Jha and Russell Carey discuss students’ return to Brown

September 13, 2020 0 comments

Although the University has decided to welcome more students back to College Hill and classrooms amid the coronavirus pandemic, it is continuing to monitor the situation and willing to make changes to its approach.

Predicting hundreds of millions in upcoming pandemic expenses, Brown Corporation approves base budget for FY 2021

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Predicting hundreds of millions in upcoming pandemic expenses, Brown Corporation approves base budget for FY 2021

June 11, 2020 0 comments

The Corporation, the University’s highest governing body, voted to approve a $1.3 billion base budget for the 2021 fiscal year during its May meeting, but this budget may be revised once the format of the fall semester is decided.

Brown professor says he requested coronavirus test after trip to Europe

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Brown professor says he requested coronavirus test after trip to Europe

March 2, 2020 1 comment

Onésimo Almeida, professor of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, said he has requested a test for COVID-19 coronavirus following a trip to Portugal during which Almeida was near someone recently diagnosed with the virus.

Since late November of last year, over fifteen instances of homophobic graffiti have been found in Hegeman Hall dormitory.

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DPS investigates Hegeman homophobic graffiti

January 22, 2020 Comments are Disabled

The Department of Public Safety has launched an active, ongoing hate crime investigation into more than 15 incidents of homophobic graffiti inside Hegeman Hall dormitory.

The Brown University Community Council discussed long term sustainability goals, the library’s five-year strategic plan and other initiatives at Wednesday’s meeting.

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BUCC discusses sustainability, library initiative

November 21, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Assistant Provost for Sustainability Stephen Porder presented several long-term goals for sustainability during yesterday’s Brown University Community Council meeting.

Students react to public gift acceptance policy

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Students react to public gift acceptance policy

November 13, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Over the past year, students have increasingly called for the University to be transparent about its ethical standards for accepting gifts.

Today@Brown celebrates two-year anniversary

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Today@Brown celebrates two-year anniversary

October 29, 2019 Comments are Disabled

This past week, Today@Brown celebrated its two-year anniversary of bringing campus news to the Brown community in the form of a daily email.

The changes to University policy on gift acceptance and the naming of spaces followed the annual fall Corporation meeting.

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University releases naming, gift acceptance policies to public

October 28, 2019 Comments are Disabled

For the first time in its history, the University has published its official policies for gift acceptance and the naming of University spaces and positions.

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