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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 0 comments

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 0 comments

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 0 comments

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 0 comments

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 0 comments

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.

Watson scholar sues federal government over freedom of speech

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Watson scholar sues federal government over freedom of speech

October 20, 2019 0 comments

Timothy Edgar, senior fellow at the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs and former associate general counsel at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, has filed a First Amendment lawsuit against the directors of several federal agencies.

President Christina Paxson P’19 spoke to the community at the Brown University Community Council Meeting Oct. 15. She expanded on Brown’s plans to support the Providence Public School District.

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Rhode Island to take control of PPSD Nov. 1

October 16, 2019 0 comments

The Rhode Island Department of Education will officially take control of the Providence Public School District on Nov. 1, President Christina Paxson P ’19 announced to the community at the Brown University Community Council meeting Oct. 15.

University to redirect gifts from Sackler family foundation

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University to redirect gifts from Sackler family foundation

September 26, 2019 0 comments

The University has begun redirecting donations from the Sackler family’s organization, La Fondation Sackler, to Rhode Island charities that support treatment for opioid addiction.

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