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The demonstration, “Protest Against Anti-Muslim Violence in India and the CAA” began with the lighting of candles.

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Community mourns anti-Muslim violence in India

March 6, 2020 0 comments

Thursday evening, Providence residents and University students and faculty  gathered on the steps of the Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center to take part in the “Holi Against Hindutva” demonstrations, joining other colleges and universities that demonstrated nationwide.

Brown students release new website to streamline housing lottery

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Brown students release new website to streamline housing lottery

March 4, 2020 0 comments

As the University’s Housing Lottery approaches later this month, three sophomores at the University recently created and released Bear Dens, a new online service aimed at helping to guide students through the complicated process of choosing where to live next academic year.

In a Nelson Center speech, immigration lawyer Peter Roberts ’83 addressed the struggle that entrepreneurs applying for VISAs face.

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Roberts ’83 advises international students on visa applications

February 25, 2020 0 comments

Standing at the front of the Liz Lange Lecture Hall in the Jonathan M. Nelson Center for Entrepreneurship, Peter Roberts ’83, founder and principal of Roberts Immigration Law Group, addressed the evolving challenges facing U.S. foreign national and immigrant entrepreneurs.

Members of Students for Sensible Drug Policy delivered a presentation detailing methods for handling potential overdoses, drug checking and contamination of drug supply.

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Student group presents on safe drug use practices

February 25, 2020 0 comments

In a crowded conference room in Page Robinson Hall, Laurel McIntyre ’22, Abigail Gulchin ’22, Max Heller ’23 and Noah Mlyn ’20 presented on safe drug use in a culture that maintains prohibition — on campus, in Providence and in the United States.

Tutoring program seeks to meet athletes’ needs

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Tutoring program seeks to meet athletes’ needs

February 20, 2020 0 comments

The University’s long-standing student-athlete tutoring program, which grants individualized scheduling and attention for students juggling athletics and academics, has grown in recent years to best accommodate athletes’ unique demands.

Brown announces new residence hall plan

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Brown announces new residence hall plan

February 19, 2020 0 comments

On Feb. 18, the University announced a plan for a new residential community that will add an estimated 130,000 square feet and 375 beds to the University’s undergraduate housing inventory.

164 students accept bids to Brown sororities

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164 students accept bids to Brown sororities

February 7, 2020 0 comments

Following three intense rounds of recruitment, 164 undergraduate students accepted bids into one of the University’s four nationally recognized sororities Monday.

Students in ENVS 1225 embraced life on the tundra in Bodø, Norway during Wintersession after learning about how climate change is affecting life in the arctic circle.

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University students travel to Arctic Circle for Wintersession

January 30, 2020 0 comments

For the first time ever this Wintersession, a group of University students traveled to Norway for a course entitled ENVS 1225: “Arctic Climate and Policy” that studies how science, policy and economics will shape the future of the Arctic.

As part of the Good Night Lights program, the crane light displays help brighten the nights of patients at the Hasbro Children’s Hospital.

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University crane shines for families at Hasbro Children’s Hospital

January 22, 2020 0 comments

Each night at 8:30 p.m., the patients at Hasbro Children’s Hospital await their “magic minute” during which light displays all over Providence blink in their direction to say goodnight.

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Brown Immigrant Rights Coalition: A decade in review

December 6, 2019 0 comments

Founded in 2009, the Brown Immigrant Rights Coalition has spent the last decade leading student efforts to advocate for progress on issues such as the passage of the DREAM Act and the University’s accessibility for undocumented students.