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Economist maps out global trends in income inequality

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Economist maps out global trends in income inequality

September 27, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Economist Branko Milanovic spoke at the Watson Institute Monday evening about the ideas behind his new book.

Solomon Goldstein-Rose ’16 won a Democratic primary for the Massachusetts state legislature.

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Recent alum wins primary for Mass state legislature

September 22, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Solomon Goldstein-Rose ’16 won the Democratic state primary for the Third Hampshire District seat in Massachusetts Sept. 8.

Students in PHP 1520: “Emergency Medical Systems: An Anatomy of Critical Performance” organized an exhibit showcasing submitted narratives, poetry and art about experiences with mental illness to increase awareness.

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Student exhibit spotlights mental health

April 21, 2016 1 comment

An exhibit on mental health and substance abuse, organized by students in PHP 1520, opened Wednesday in Faunce.

Seven seniors score Venture for America fellowships

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Seven seniors score Venture for America fellowships

April 6, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Seven University students and one from the Rhode Island School of Design were accepted into the Venture for America Class of 2016.

In his talk, Jared Diamond drew on his research on environmental determinism and his Pulitzer-winning work, “Guns, Germs and Steel.”

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Diamond talks disparities in development

March 24, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Jared Diamond, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biologist, gave a talk Wednesday about his research on global development and inequality.

Evan Silver ’16 was one of 18 recipients of the Luce Scholarship. After  six interviews, Silver was selected to study theater for a year in Asia.

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Senior awarded Luce Scholarship

March 10, 2016 1 comment

This February, Evan Silver ’16 was chosen from a pool of 162 nominees and 45 finalists as one of 18 Luce Scholars.

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Researchers find link between cognitive impairment, epilepsy

March 8, 2016 Comments are Disabled

Researchers from Rhode Island Hospital have found a link between cognitive impairment and epilepsy.