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Articles by Wing Sze Ho (17)

University News

Maud Mandel named new dean of the College

June 3, 2014 22 comments

Maud Mandel, associate professor of history and Judaic studies, will become Brown’s next dean of the College July 1, the University announced Tuesday.

Position title affects paycheck, not student approval


Position title affects paycheck, not student approval

April 23, 2014 6 comments

Students may not pay much attention to their course instructors’ official titles when picking classes.

University News

Student evaluations seen as beneficial

April 18, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Some have voiced concerns that student course evaluations may incentivize professors in the tenure and promotion process to award higher grades.

University News

U. to change dept. names, expand professional programs

April 2, 2014 4 comments

Faculty members unanimously passed a motion to rename the Department of Geological Sciences at a faculty meeting Tuesday.

Professor Emeritus of History Gordon Wood P’86 has stayed at Brown, but he finds some fault with the University’s treatment of emeritus faculty.

University News

Retirement offers emeritus faculty freedom, uncertainty

March 19, 2014 6 comments

Professor Emeritus of History Gordon Wood P’86 found it strange one day after he had retired that his mailbox was empty.

University News

Faculty hear about new research site, endorse master’s program

March 5, 2014 Comments are Disabled

A new online database of the University’s scholars and their research is now open for faculty members to edit and will be publicly launched May 1.

Provost search committee members David Rand, Kavita Ramanan, Peter Friedmann and Iris Bahar moderate a forum on the search for Provost Mark Schlissel's P'15 successor.

University News

Faculty members provide feedback in provost search forum

February 28, 2014 4 comments

The search for Provost Mark Schlissel’s P’15 successor took center stage in a faculty forum Thursday.

University News

Program looks to boost postdoc diversity

February 24, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Six postdoctoral fellows will be appointed in the next two years as part of the President’s Diversity Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.

Filmmaker Tammy Cheung has used film to explore questions of identity in Hong Kong.

Arts & Culture

Tammy Cheung: Exploring Hong Kong through film

February 21, 2014 Comments are Disabled

The work of filmmaker Tammy Cheung often revolves around questions of identity in her native Hong Kong.

University News

Faculty talk renovations, internship funding

February 5, 2014 Comments are Disabled

Three floors of the Sciences Library will likely undergo a renovation in the next few months, said Provost Mark Schlissel P’15 at a faculty meeting Tuesday.

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