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Knife-wielding student charged with assault

October 17, 2008 Comments are Disabled

The following summary includes all major incidents reported to the Department of Public Safety between Oct. 2 and Oct. 8 It does not include general service and alarm calls. The Providence Police Department also responds to incidents occurring off campus. DPS does not divulge information on open cases that are currently under investigation by the department, the PPD or the Office of Student Life.

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Know your neighbor: history behind some Thayer faces

September 9, 2008 Comments are Disabled

With a new year of the Metro section comes the opportunity to get to know our neighbors a little better. Here are some of the everyday people on Thayer Street – long-time residents and out-of-towners, regulars and first-time visitors – that color the East Side’s main drag.

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Aid money, advising split student opinion

March 18, 2008 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Herald Poll

The overwhelming majority of undergraduates support the University’s new financial aid policy, a recent Herald poll found.

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Students favor Obama, Herald poll finds

November 13, 2007 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Herald Poll

Brown undergraduates overwhelmingly favor Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., in the 2008 presidential election, according to a Herald poll conducted last week.

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Students support early admission, affirmative action, Herald poll finds

February 12, 2007 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Herald Poll

Students overwhelmingly support the College’s early admission program and largely favor considering racial diversity in the admission process, a recent Herald poll found.

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Students support center for study of slavery; fewer than one in five will read report

November 14, 2006 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Herald Poll

Over 40 percent of the undergraduate student body either has not heard of or is uninterested in the University Steering Committee on Slavery and Justice and its recently released report, according to a poll conducted by The Herald in late October and early November.

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The Herald Poll: Support for arming generates little shock

February 17, 2006 Comments are Disabled
This article is part of the series Herald Poll

The results of a Herald poll released last week – which revealed that 60 percent of students approved of the decision to arm Department of Public Safety police officers – did not surprise students and administrators. Only 12 percent of students expressed strong disapproval of arming, while 18.