Articles by Dan Jeon (7)


Pension reform draws competing rallies

October 26, 2011 Comments are Disabled

With a new pension reform bill now under consideration in the General Assembly, competing groups converged on the State House rotunda Wednesday to make their voices heard.


First winter shelter opens to homeless

October 19, 2011 Comments are Disabled

For most Rhode Islanders, colder winter temperatures are a seasonal inconvenience. But for the state’s homeless ­— a group that has grown due to the ongoing economic downturn — winter adds a new urgency to the daily struggle to find shelter.

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Black patients less likely to get flu shots

October 13, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Black nursing home patients are less likely to receive flu vaccinations than white patients, according to a study published Oct. 5.


Team hopes to gallop to nationals

October 7, 2011 Comments are Disabled

The equestrian team is heading into the season with high hopes after winning the Ivy League Championship last year and placing just short of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association Nationals.

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‘Occupy’ protests hit College Hill

October 5, 2011 Comments are Disabled

A group of about 60 students, faculty and Providence residents gathered on the Main Green yesterday at noon to discuss the possibility of creating a grassroots movement called “Occupy College Hill,” inspired by the ongoing “Occupy Wall Street” rallies.


Popolizio ’12 balances athletics, class

September 16, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Forward T.J. Popolizio ’12 will be a key player for the Bears this fall.

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Four concentrations made independent

September 14, 2011 Comments are Disabled

Four rarely studied concentration tracks have been re-categorized as pre-approved independent concentrations as of this academic year.